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Mystery
  • Author:
    Dick Francis
  • ISBN:
    0515119377
  • ISBN13:
    978-0515119374
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  • Publisher:
    Jove (September 1, 1996)
  • Subcategory:
    Mystery
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one of his very best.

New York Times bestselling author Dick Francis brings back one of mystery’s most intriguing heroes, ex-jockey Sid Halley, in this compelling tale of crime and justice. When Halley becomes convinced that one of his closest friends-and one of the racing world’s most beloved figures-is behind a series of shockingly violent acts, he faces the most troubling case of his career. one of his very best. A story that is fast out of the starting gate, smooth in the stretch, and a sure bet for the winner’s circle. whodunit fans will be on the right track. The Associated Press.

Richard Stanley Francis CBE FRSL (31 October 1920 – 14 February 2010) was a British crime writer, and former steeplechase jockey, whose novels centre on horse racing in England. After wartime service in the RAF, Francis became a full-time jump-jockey, winning over 350 races and becoming champion jockey of the British National Hunt.

Come to Grief (Sid Halley series Book 3) and millions of other books are . Come to Grief has quickly become a favourite, and I ploughed through the whole thing in the space of an afternoon and evening.

Dick Francis delivers in this action packed thriller that is impossible to put down. The hero, Sid Halley, is real and brilliant. Compelling reading, interesting, life-like characters and beautifully paced. Definitely one to recommend.

When ex-jockey Sid Halley becomes convinced that one of his closest. Details (if other): Cancel.

Come to Grief is a classic novel from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time. Packed with intrigue and hair-raising suspense, Come to Grief is just one of the many blockbuster thrillers from legendary crime writer Dick Francis. Sid Halley, ex-champion jockey turned investigator, is facing his toughest test. A number of horses have been brutally mutilated, horrifying their owners and the general public.

She wants to get rid of him without risk of being accused of unfair dismissal, I said hop

She wants to get rid of him without risk of being accused of unfair dismissal, I said hop. She can’t prove they were hers. The antique shop owner is whining about his innocence. The lady has apparently said she won’t try to prosecute her houseman if he gets the heck out. Her testimonial is part of the bargain. The houseman is a regular in the local betting shop, and gambles heavily on horses. Do you want to employ him?.

Dick Francis has written more than forty international bestsellers and is widely acclaimed as one of the world's finest thriller writers

Dick Francis has written more than forty international bestsellers and is widely acclaimed as one of the world's finest thriller writers. His awards include the Crime Writers' Association's Cartier Diamond Dagger for his outstanding contribution to the genre, and an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Tufts University of Boston. In 1996 Dick Francis was made a Mystery Writers of America Grand Master for a lifetime's achievement and in 2000 he was awarded the CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list. Sadly he died in 2010. Country of Publication.

Richard Stanley Francis, better known as the writer Dick Francis, was born to the saddle. As the biographical blurb on his many novels read: "Dick Francis can't remember learning to ride: it came as naturally as learning to walk. Though his early career as a jockey ended abruptly after a devastating and inexplicable defeat in the Grand National in 1956, he went on to achieve lasting fame as the author of 42 thrillers centred on the racing world that topped the best-seller lists for more than 40 years.

Dick Francis was the author of more than forty acclaimed books. Packing today ready for my departure to Bouchercon 50 in Dallas this coming week. Really looking forward to being their International Guest of Honor from Thursday to Sunday. I hope to see some of you there

Dick Francis was the author of more than forty acclaimed books. I hope to see some of you there. Come and have a chat.

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