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The Resource Dick Francis's Damage, Felix Francis

Dick Francis's Damage, Felix Francis

Label
Dick Francis's Damage
Title
Dick Francis's Damage
Statement of responsibility
Felix Francis
Title variation
Damage
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Felix Francis is back with another edge-of-your-seat thriller, in the classic Dick Francis tradition. Undercover investigator Jeff Hinkley is assigned by the British Horseracing Authority to look into the activities of a suspicious racehorse trainer, but as he's tailing his quarry through the Cheltenham Racing Festival, the last thing he expects to witness is a gruesome murder. Could it have something to do with the reason the trainer was banned in the first place-the administration of illegal drugs to his horses? Then many more horses test positive for prohibited stimulants, and someone starts making demands, threatening to completely destroy the integrity of the racing industry. In order to limit the damage to the sport, it's critical that Jeff find the perpetrator. but he'll soon learn he's up against someone who will stop at nothing to prevail"--
  • "Jeff Hinkley is an undercover investigator for the British Horseracing Authority. He secretly follows a banned racehorse trainer through the crowds at the Cheltenham Racing Festival only to witness a bloody murder taking place right in front of his eyes. Could it have something to do with the reason the trainer was banned in the first place - the administration of illegal drugs to his horses? Then many more horses test positive for prohibited stimulants and someone starts making demands or else he will completely destroy the integrity of the racing industry. Jeff is tasked with finding the perpetrator and limiting the damage to the sport but discovers that he is up against an individual who will stop at nothing to prevail. Add to that a family situation that appears to be out of control and running downhill fast, and Jeff's mental and physical wellbeing is tested to the very limit, even his life is put on the line"--
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Summary
Investigating the activities of a suspicious racehorse trainer, undercover investigator Jeff Hinkley witnesses a gruesome murder and learns that several horses received illegal stimulants before a blackmailer makes a sinister demand. By the best-selling author of <i>Dick Francis's Refusal</i>
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10358366
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Francis, Felix
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6056.R273
LC item number
D527 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Francis, Dick
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Dick Francis novels
Series volume
0004
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Private investigators
  • Horse racing
  • Murder
  • FICTION / Thrillers
  • FICTION / Suspense
  • FICTION / General
Target audience
adult
Label
Dick Francis's Damage, Felix Francis
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
386 pages
Isbn
9780399168222
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014026856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Dick Francis's Damage, Felix Francis
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
386 pages
Isbn
9780399168222
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014026856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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