Simply looking at biographies is boring. here are some fun links to brighten your day and supplement your reading of the novel!
The Official Seabiscuit Website - The official website for Laura Hillenbrand's book, Seabiscuit: An American Legend. What did you expect, an UN-official website (geeze). A website about the book is not complete without a link to the official site after all.
Seabiscuit Movie Official Website - And what would our site be without a link to the official movie of the book? This site is the official website of the Seabiscuit movie based on the book Seabiscuit: And American Legend.
LAURA HILLENBRAND: A Who2 Profile - This site contains a basic overview of Laura Hillenbrand and who she was. It also has her vital statistics and links to articles about her, including an interview.
Book Reporter: Author Profile on Laura Hillenbrand - This page is another biography on Laura Hillenbrand. However, it's only one paragraph. The importance of this website is that it has a picture of her, which was nice of Book Reporter.
About.com Article on Seabiscuit and "Silent Tom" - This article shows the viewpoint of a person who lived through the time recalling Seabiscuit and Tom Smith, or so called "Silent Tom."
PBS Site on Jockeys - This site, run by PBS, goes of the life of jockeys and has other information about them.
Seabiscuit Timeline - This page goes through the events that transpired during the time that had "Seabiscuit." Also from PBS.
The Races - This site had five races around the time of Seabiscuit, mostly covering Seabiscuit. There is a menu near the top with the buttons 1 through 5 so you can choose between which race you want to look at.
Racing Poetry - There is poetry based on many topics and horse racing is not exception; that's right, even horse racing has poetry. This site includes several poems and prose having to do with horse racing.
Horseracing Quiz - Wanna test out your horseracing knowledge? Well, here's your chance. This page includes a quiz for you to to test your knowledge on various things about horseracing.
Seabiscuit Quiz - Wanna test out your Seabiscuit knowledge? Well, here's your chance. This page includes a quiz for you to to test your knowledge on various things about Seabiscuit.
Copy-Paste Quiz - Wanna test out your Copy-Paste knowledge? Well, here's your chance. This page includes a quiz for you to to test your knowledge on various things about Copy-Paste!
Thoroughbred Village - Thoroughbred horse racing is still around today, in case you didn't know. This site keeps you up to date with the new "haps" of horse racing and many other things, including information on breeding, pictures, articles and more. Definitely for the racing enthusiast.
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And no, you can't click on "Copy-Paste Quiz." It's not a real site.