When young investment banker Tim Ekaterin becomes involved in the cutthroat world of thoroughbred racing, he finds his life in business blown to smithereens. For suddenly the multimillion dollar loan he arranges to finance the purchase of a champion racehorse is threatened by an apparent defect in the animal. Then, as Tim desperately searches for answers, he falls headlong into a deadly deal of violence and murder. . . .
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"The best thriller writer going."
"FRANCIS CAPTURES OUR ATTENTION AND HOLDS US SPELLBOUND. . . . BREATHLESS PACE."
--The New York Times Book Review
"Everything brightens when a new Dick Francis walks in."
--The Washington Post Book World
"Excitingly thunders down the homestretch."
Dick Francis is the author of many bestselling mysteries, most recently 10 Lb. Penalty, that are set against a racing background. He divides his time between England and Florida.
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Book Description Fawcett, 1986. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110449211991
Book Description Fawcett, 1986. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0449211991
Book Description Fawcett, 1986. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0449211991