Outside Chance

3.62 avg rating
( 72 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780099463443: Outside Chance

Ben Copperfield is a freelance journalist who specializes in all things equine, so when he’s called with the news that the hot favorite for Britain’s Cheltenham Gold Cup has been kidnapped just a few weeks before the race, he wastes no time in following up the story. Although the horse’s owner and trainer, self-made millionaire Eddie Truman, immediately calls in the police, it seems he has one or two skeletons in his closet that he’d rather not share with the authorities, and so he also employs Ben to investigate. With the promise of an exclusive and orders to report back only to Truman, Ben goes to work. But as the date of the Gold Cup draws ever closer, it’s unclear whether the missing horse is still alive. Doggedly chasing the truth, Ben finds himself tested, both physically and psychologically, as he gradually uncovers a tale of prejudice, ambition, and heartbreak.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Inside Flap:

When the favourite for the Cheltenham Gold Cup is kidnapped, it appears the horse's owner has things to hide, so although he notifies the police, he also employs a journalist to investigate -- with the promise of an exclusive, IF he keeps his mouth shut.

"From the Hardcover edition.

About the Author:

Lyndon Stacey is the bestselling author of Cut Throat, Blindfold and Deadfall. She lives in the Blackmore Vale.
From the Trade Paperback edition.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Lyndon Stacey
Published by Arrow (2006)
ISBN 10: 009946344X ISBN 13: 9780099463443
New Mass Market Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
The Monster Bookshop
(Fleckney, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Arrow, 2006. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. BRAND NEW ** SUPER FAST SHIPPING FROM UK WAREHOUSE ** 30 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000191582

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Lyndon Stacey
Published by Cornerstone, United Kingdom (2006)
ISBN 10: 009946344X ISBN 13: 9780099463443
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cornerstone, United Kingdom, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Ben Copperfield is a freelance journalist who specialises in all things equine, so, when he is called with the news that the hot favourite for the Cheltenham Gold Cup has been kidnapped, just a few weeks before the race, he wastes no time in following the story up. This could be the racing scoop of a lifetime. But, as the date of the Gold Cup draws ever closer, it is unclear whether the missing horse is still alive. Where could a valuable racehorse be hidden for so long? And, what is the secret from the owner s past that he is keeping from the police? Doggedly chasing the truth, Ben finds himself tested, both physically and psychologically, as he gradually uncovers a tale of prejudice, ambition, and heartbreak. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780099463443

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Lyndon Stacey
Published by Cornerstone, United Kingdom (2006)
ISBN 10: 009946344X ISBN 13: 9780099463443
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Cornerstone, United Kingdom, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Ben Copperfield is a freelance journalist who specialises in all things equine, so, when he is called with the news that the hot favourite for the Cheltenham Gold Cup has been kidnapped, just a few weeks before the race, he wastes no time in following the story up. This could be the racing scoop of a lifetime. But, as the date of the Gold Cup draws ever closer, it is unclear whether the missing horse is still alive. Where could a valuable racehorse be hidden for so long? And, what is the secret from the owner s past that he is keeping from the police? Doggedly chasing the truth, Ben finds himself tested, both physically and psychologically, as he gradually uncovers a tale of prejudice, ambition, and heartbreak. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780099463443

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.36
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Lyndon Stacey
ISBN 10: 009946344X ISBN 13: 9780099463443
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97800994634430000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Lyndon Stacey
Published by Random House UK 2006-03-02, London (2006)
ISBN 10: 009946344X ISBN 13: 9780099463443
New paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House UK 2006-03-02, London, 2006. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780099463443

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Lyndon Stacey
Published by Random House (2006)
ISBN 10: 009946344X ISBN 13: 9780099463443
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House, 2006. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # GB-9780099463443

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.32
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.80
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Lyndon Stacey
ISBN 10: 009946344X ISBN 13: 9780099463443
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Not Signed; Ben Copperfield is a freelance journalist who specialises in all things equine, so, when he is called with the news that the hot favourite for the Cheltenham Gold Cup has been kidnapped, just a few weeks before the race, he wastes no time in following the story up. This could be the racing scoop of. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9780099463443_rkm

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.48
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Lyndon Stacey
Published by Arrow Books Ltd (2006)
ISBN 10: 009946344X ISBN 13: 9780099463443
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Arrow Books Ltd, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 456 pages. 7.00x4.50x1.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # z-009946344X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.56
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.75
Within United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Lyndon Stacey
Published by Arrow (2006)
ISBN 10: 009946344X ISBN 13: 9780099463443
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description Arrow, 2006. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # TH9780099463443

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.48
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.57
From Germany to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Lyndon Stacey
Published by Random House UK
ISBN 10: 009946344X ISBN 13: 9780099463443
New Softcover Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House UK. Book Condition: New. 2006. Mass Market Paperback. Ben Copperfield is a freelance journalist who specialises in all things equine, so, when he is called with the news that the hot favourite for the Cheltenham Gold Cup has been kidnapped, just a few weeks before the race, he wastes no time in following the story up. This could be the racing scoop of a lifetime. Num Pages: 464 pages. BIC Classification: FF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 114 x 30. Weight in Grams: 238. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780099463443

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
10.56
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book