Nerve by Dick FrancisRobert Finn watches a fellow jockey blow his brains out soon after a race. As Finn and the other jockeys cope with the stress of their jobs, other incidents lead Finn to conclude that someone is trying to destroy the lives of jockeys all over England. Finn is not your average jockey, though. The only child of famous virtuoso musicians, in a family of virtuosos, he has not...
Smokescreen by Dick FrancisEdward Lincoln had scaled the Himalayas, survived deadly car chases, defeated scores of assassins. As a film action man he'd even suffered stoically at the hands of sadistic directors. After finishing his latest film, he's asked to visit South Africa to discover why a dying friend's horses are suddenly doing so badly on the race track. Unfortunately, this attempt to help a...
Win, Place, or Show by Dick FrancisA hard fall took hotshot jockey Sid Halley out of the horse racing game, leaving him with a crippled hand, a broken heart, and a desperate need for a new job. In Odds Against, he lands a position with a detective agency. His first case brings him up against a field of thoroughbred criminals, and the odds against him are making it a long shot that he'll even survive. Whip...
Dick Francis, Jeff Kinney, Alfred Bester, Cherie PriestBook to Author, played 58 times.
Anna Sewell, C. S. Lewis, Michael Morpurgo, Jilly CooperBook to Author, played 54 times.
Smoke and Mirrors
Agatha Christie, Margery Allingham, Philip Pullman, Barbara W. TuchmanBook to Author, played 30 times.