Edward Lincoln - a film stunt man - investigates the failure of a string of racehorses in South Africa, and finds himself playing the resourceful hero for real.
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The narrative is brisk and gripping and the background researched with care . . . the entire story is a pleasure to relish ( Scotsman)
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)
Francis writing at his best ( Evening Standard)
'Certainly his best thriller.' (Evening Standard)
'A supersized action-suspense story.' (Kirkus Reviews)
'Wonderfully vivid and sinister.' (The Sunday Times)
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Book Description Harpercollins, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060113340
Book Description Harpercollins, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060113340
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800601133461.0