Summoned by Lord October, the steward of the National Hunt Committee, Daniel Roke infiltrates Lord October's own stables in an attempt to uncover a suspected dope scam. Roke's investigations lead him to the stables of Hedley Humber, a cruel, ruthless man capable of anything. Roke knows that Humber will stop at nothing to carry out his devious plan--but how will he expose Humber without risking his own life?
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'Few things are more convinving than Dick Francis at a full gallop.' (Chicago Tribune)
'Nobody sets up a mystery better than Dick Francis.' (San Francisco Chronicle)
'One of the most reliable mystery writers working today.' (The Detroit News)
Unbeatable ( 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 Penguin Audio, 1996. Audio Book(Cassette). Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-007-62-2364102