This story was Dick Francis's second racing thriller, and was first published in 1964. Robert Finn, a steeplechase jockey, finds himself the focus of a malicious campaign. When it begins to affect his friends as well, he sets out to uncover its source and remove it.
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'Superbly exciting.' (The Daily Express)
'The narrative is brisk and gripping and the background researched with care ... the entire story is a pleasure to relish.' (The Scotsman)
'As a jockey, Dick Francis was unbeatable when he got into his stride. The same is true, nowadays, of his crime writing.' (Daily Mirror)
As a jockey, Dick Francis was unbeatable when he got into his stride. The same is true of his crime writing ( Daily Mirror)
Dick Francis's fiction has a secret ingredient - his inimitable knack of grabbing the reader's attention on page one and holding it tight until the very end ( Sunday Telegraph)
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Book Description Pednguin Audiobooks. Book Condition: New. 0140861017 New. CASSETTES unplayed. Abridged. Still in original shrinkwrap. Not ex-library. USPS tracking number provided for U.S. orders. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1036680