Former hotshot jockey Sid Halley landed a position with a detective agency, only to catch a bullet from some penny-ante thug. Now, he has to go up against a field of thoroughbred criminals–and the odds are against him that he’ll even survive.
Dick Francis was born in South Wales in 1920. He was a young rider of distinction winning awards and trophies at horse shows throughout the United Kingdom. At the outbreak of World War II he joined the Royal Air Force… More about Dick Francis
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Published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons Feb 01, 2005| 288 Pages| 4-3/16 x 6-3/4| ISBN 9780425198001