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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library M Francis Felix (Text) 27485374 Adult Mystery Available -
Anderson - Jennie Erwin Branch M Francis Felix (Text) 22960001085520 Adult Mystery Available -
Anderson - Pendleton Branch M Francis Felix (Text) 22960001085538 Adult Mystery Available -
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch FIC FRA (Text) 0530005769330 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - Bluffton Branch FIC FRA (Text) 0530005769349 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch FIC FRA (Text) 0530005769321 Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Cherokee - Gaffney Library F FRA (Text) 33636003129055 Adult Fiction Available -
Colleton - Main Library M Francis, Felix (Text) 3010297995 Adult Mystery Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch FIC FRA (Text) 30018005051962 Adult Fiction Checked out 10/15/2020
Fairfield - Main Library F Fra (Text) 33116002408594 Adult Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399168239
  • ISBN: 0399168230
  • Physical Description: 372 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2015]

Content descriptions

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" -- Provided by publisher.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Felix Francis assisted with the research and writing of many of the Dick Francis novels and is the coauthor of Dead Heat, Silks, Even Money, and Crossfire, and the author of Gamble, Bloodline, Refusal, and Damage. He lives in England.
Dick Francis was the author of more than forty acclaimed books. Among his numerous awards are three Edgar Awards for best mystery novel, the Crime Writers’ Association Diamond Dagger, and the Mystery Writers of America’s Grand Master Award. He died in February 2010.
Subject: Hinkley, Jefferson (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Private investigators > England > Fiction.
Horse racing > England > Fiction.
Jockeys > England > Fiction.
Sports betting > Corrupt practices > Fiction.
Undercover operations > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
FICTION / Suspense.
FICTION / Sports.
Genre: Mystery fiction.

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