Dead Cert by Dick Francis
Model Number: 9781405916646
Dead Cert is a classic mystery from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time.
'Admiral met the fence perfectly. He rose to it as if flight were not only for birds. And he fell.'
Alan York's friend, jockey Bill Davidson, was killed in Admiral's fall. After the race, York visits the fence and discovers a coil of wire lying beside the fence post and signs of where the wire had been attached.
The fall was no accident - but murder.
Unable to convince the police of this, York is forced to turn amateur sleuth and is soon on the trail of a ruthless gang of race-fixers operating out of Brighton.
Now Alan's caught in a new race: find the gang's leaders before the gang catches up with him . . .
Packed with intrigue and hair-raising suspense, Dead Cert is just one of the many blockbuster thrillers from legendary crime writer Dick Francis