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Horse Racing eBooks

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  • Racing Rorts

    Rorts, Scams & Characters from the Australasian turf

    by Warren Olson ...
    Never before told tales such as that of Australias greatest ever racecourse plunge TORBEK, the actual facts of how it was set-up and unolded, true tales of ring-ins that unlike FINE COTTON were actually sucessful ! Corrupt officials, shifty trainers, dubious jockeys and their exploits all revealed. Tote manipulations, go fast and go slow medications. If it's a racing rort or scam that took place ... Read more

    $5.70 AUD

  • Subzero

    More than a Melbourne Cup Hero

    The story of Subzero, one of the most popular horses in Australian history.This is more than a racing story. Sure, there is the breeder who took a punt on an untried stallion, the owners who thought they were buying a fast two-year-old, the trainer who was breaking records and the jockey whose career was resurrected by the promise of a young grey stayer.However, his Melbourne Cup victory became ... Read more

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  • Seabiscuit: The True Story of Three Men and a Racehorse (Text Only)

    This edition does not include illustrations.From the author of Unbroken – a major motion picture releasing in 2015 – this is the bestselling true story of three men and their dreams for a racehorse, Seabiscuit.In 1938 one figure received more press coverage than Mussolini, Hitler or Roosevelt. He was a cultural icon and a world-class athlete – and an undersized, crooked-legged racehorse by the ... Read more

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  • Crossfire

    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'Another excellent book from the Francis stable' 5***** Reader Review'An excellent gripping story in true Francis fashion' 5***** Reader Review'Usual Dick Francis excellence. Gripping from beginning to end' 5***** Reader Review______Captain Thomas Forsyth's tour of Afghanistan is cut brutally... ... Read more

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  • Knock Down

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'A whip cracking, page turning read with a twist in the tail' 5***** Reader Review'Kept me turning the pages, full of twists and turns - Dick Francis at his best yet again!' 5***** Reader Review______Jonah Dereham is a bloodstock agent who buys and sells horses for his clients. As an ex-jockey, it's the ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Banker

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'Brilliant . . . I was riveted from the first to the last page' 5***** Reader Review**'**Banker has it all: murder, heroics, low tricks and high finance. I highly recommend it' 5***** Reader Review'Intelligent, well-paced, will grip you to the end' 5***** Reader Review______... ... Read more

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  • Fixed: Cheating, Doping, Rape and Murder – The Inside Track on Australia’s Racing Industry

    by Matthew Benns ...
    Matthew Benns takes us inside the murky world of Australia's racing industry.Dapper horse trainer Les Samba was in Melbourne for the annual yearling sales when he turned down an Italian meal with racing contacts saying: "I have got to meet a bloke." Just hours later he was laying dead, in the middle of the road with blood pouring from five bullet wounds to his head and body.Racing in Australia has ... Read more

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  • Blood Sport

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'Another exciting read that keeps you on the edge of your seat' 5***** Reader Review'Grabbed my attention from the beginning . . . One of Dick Francis' best!' 5***** Reader Review'Excellent characterisations, believable villains and wonderful plots' 5***** Reader Review______Gene Hawkins is a... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Wild Horses

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'A truly wonderful thriller. Well researched and plotted, I could not put it down' 5***** Reader Review'Superbly drawn characters . . . The story builds and ends in explosive manner' 5***** Reader Review______Valentine, a blind, confused and dying old man, makes his final confession to a visiting friend ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Trial Run

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'Keeps you enthralled all the way through' 5***** Reader Review'Full of intrigue from start to finish. Another Dick Francis success' 5***** Reader Review'Edge-of-your-seat reading' 5***** Reader Review______Ex-steeplechaser Randall Drew is reluctantly off to pre-Olympic games Moscow, as a fav... ... Read more

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  • Forfeit

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'A masterpiece from the master of equine fiction. Truly sensational from start to finish' 5***** Reader Review'Tense, tautly-written, with memorable characters - an absolute cracker' 5***** Reader Review______Bert Checkov, a racing correspondent, drunkenly confesses to fellow Fleet Street hack James... ... Read more

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  • Bonecrack

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'A galloping good yarn, as fast paced as any horse race an utterly entertaining' 5***** Reader Review'Fast paced action from start to finish, Dick Francis is the champion author' 5***** Reader Review'A keep you up all night book, I could hardly bear to put this down' 5***** Reader Review______<p... ... Read more

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  • Dead Cert

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'A classic. If you like a rattling good yarn, then Dick Francis is your man!' 5***** Reader Review'Brilliant, the pace keeps on racing through the whole book' 5***** Reader Review'Gallops along and keeps you enthralled throughout. Riveting' 5***** Reader Review______'Admi... ... Read more

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  • Come To Grief

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'Loads of twists and turns throughout keeps you drawn along. Terrific' 5***** Reader Review'Outstanding. Dick Francis delivers in this action-packed thriller that is impossible to put down' 5***** Reader Review______Sid Halley, ex-champion jockey turned investigator, is facing his t... ... Read more

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  • Whip Hand

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'Dick Francis keeps you in suspense in every chapter, you are immersed in the story' 5***** Reader Review'Really gripping with lots of twists and turns. A fast-paced thriller' 5***** Reader Review______Ex-jockey Sid Halley works as a private detective, using his racing knowledge to solve crimes that ... Read more

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  • Comeback

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'Gripping from start to finish, a brilliant plot and fast paced' 5***** Reader Review'Another brilliant adventure story from the inimitable Dick Francis. This story keeps you turning the pages eagerly' 5***** Reader Review______Foreign Office diplomat Peter Darwin is returning to England, back to his ... Read more

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  • Bolt

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'One of the best Dick Francis books ever! You just cannot put down' 5***** Reader Review'Outstanding. The writing is excellent and the plots are engaging from the first line' 5***** Reader Review______Jockey Kit Fielding's patron, Princess Casilia, is in trouble. Her husband is being threatened by a... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Break In

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'Suspense, intrigue, what more could you want? Dick Francis at his best' 5***** Reader Review'A dazzlingly good read. Francis writes heroes who are truly heroic, and villains so truly villainous that each encounter with them raises your temperature' 5***** Reader Review______Steeplechase jockey Kit ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • 10-Lb Penalty

    by Dick Francis ...
    series Francis Thriller
    Discover the classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time'Great plot, non-stop action and great bad guys . . . What's not to like?' 5***** Reader Review'Draws you in in the first five seconds and doesn't let go' 5***** Reader Review'Dick Francis is a master at holding attention throughout' 5***** Reader Review______Seventeen-year-old Benedict Julia... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • A Racing Murder

    A gripping cosy murder mystery from bestseller Frances Evesham

    Book 2 - The Ham Hill Murder Mysteries
    The next thrilling Ham-Hill Murder Mystery from bestselling cosy crime author Frances Evesham. A winning horse. A fierce rivalry. A sudden death.Belinda Sandford thrills to the cheers of the crowd as her beautiful grey racehorse, ‘Butterfly Charm’, thunders past the finishing post first at Wincanton Racecourse. She feels like the luckiest girl in the world.But joy soon turns to despair as a ... Read more

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  • Stone Cold

    A gripping racing thriller about a horse race with deadly consequences

    by John Francome ...
    Blackmail, seduction and murder - there's more to horseracing than meets the eyeJohn Francome explores the cut-throat world of international flat racing in his jaw dropping racing thriller Stone Cold. The perfect read for fans of Felix Francis' Pulse and Triple Crown.'The racing feel is authentic and it's a pacy, entertaining read' - Evening StandardIt was only a horse race, but it could make ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Best Australian Racing Stories

    From Archer to Makybe Diva

    by Jim Haynes ...
    Did you know that Jorrocks raced till the grand old age of 19? Or that Melbourne Cup - winner Grand Flaneur never lost a race? Or that Sunline was the top stakes-winning mare in the world in her day?The Best Australian Racing Stories is chock-a-block with the victories and tragedies of these amazing champions and many more. Insiders reveal fascinating stories of the rags-to-riches lives of Tony ... Read more

    $12.42 AUD

  • Deadly Finish

    A fresh and exhilarating racing thriller of suspicion and secrets

    by John Francome ...
    A day at the races ends in murder...Deadly Finish is another brilliant racing thriller from 'the natural successor to Dick Francis' (Irish Times), John Francome. The perfect read for fans of Felix Francis' Pulse and Triple Crown.'The book moves at a relaxed pace but the tension continues to mount until the surprising conclusion. Good characters, good plot and well worth reading' - West Australian. ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Sport of Queens

    An Autobiography

    by Dick Francis ...
    Discover the fascinating autobiography of Dick Francis, one of the greatest jockeys and thriller writers of all timeDick Francis was one of the most successful post-war National Hunt jockeys. The winner of over 350 races, he was champion jockey in 1953/1954 and rode for HM Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, most famously on Devon Loch in the 1956 Grand National.On his retirement from the saddle, ... Read more

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