Blood Sport

By Dick Francis
Read by Ralph Cosham

7.00 Hours 03/01/1996 unabridged
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English agent Gene Hawkins is restlessly facing three weeks of vacation with only his tormented past for company. So when his boss asks him to help millionaire Dave Teller locate a prized missing stallion, he accepts. But he gets more action than he bargained for when he draws the affection of his boss’ beautiful teenage daughter, advances from Teller’s socialite wife, and the deadly attention of the horse thieves, who would be happy to put Hawkins out to pasture…permanently.

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Summary

Summary

A 1969 Edgar Allan Poe Award Nominee for Best Novel

English agent Gene Hawkins is restlessly facing three weeks of vacation with only his tormented past for company. So when his boss asks him to help millionaire Dave Teller locate a prized missing stallion, he accepts. But he gets more action than he bargained for when he draws the affection of his boss’ beautiful teenage daughter, advances from Teller’s socialite wife, and the deadly attention of the horse thieves, who would be happy to put Hawkins out to pasture…permanently.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“A rare and magical talent…who never writes the same story twice.” San Diego Union-Tribune
“In the world of mystery writing, Dick Francis stands head and shoulders above the rest.” Ottawa Citizen
“Galloping entertainment.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: Dick Francis

Dick Francis, (1920–2010) a former champion steeplechase jockey, was the author of many bestselling mysteries set in the world of horse racing. The only three-time recipient of the Mystery Writers of America’s Edgar Award for best novel, his awards include the Gold Dagger, the Cartier Diamond Dagger, the MWA’s Grand Master Award for lifetime achievement, an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Tufts University of Boston, and in 2000 he received a Commander of the British Empire (CBE).

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Available Formats : Digital Download, CD
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Runtime: 7.00
Audience: Adult
Language: English