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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

In his role as an undercover investigator for the British Horseracing Authority, Jeff Hinkley is approached by a multi-time champion jockey to discuss the delicate matter of losing races on purpose. Little does he know that the call will set off a lethal chain of events, including the apparent suicide of the jockey and an attempt on Hinkley's own life. Never one to leave suspicious events alone, Hinkley begins investigating the jockey and the races he may have thrown. But there are others out there who intend to prevent his inquiry from probing further--at any cost.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC FRANCIS (Text) 33892100320390 Adult Fiction Book None 10/21/2015 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399168239
  • ISBN: 0399168230
  • Physical Description: 372 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2015.

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General Note:
"A Dick Francis novel" --cover.
Summary, etc.:
In his role as an undercover investigator for the British Horseracing Authority, Jeff Hinkley is approached by a multi-time champion jockey to discuss the delicate matter of losing races on purpose. Little does he know that the call will set off a lethal chain of events, including the apparent suicide of the jockey and an attempt on Hinkley's own life. Never one to leave suspicious events alone, Hinkley begins investigating the jockey and the races he may have thrown. But there are others out there who intend to prevent his inquiry from probing further--at any cost.
Subject: Private investigators > England > Fiction.
Horse racing > England > Fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Horse racing > Betting.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.

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