Dick Francis wrote more than 40 international best-sellers. His first book was his autobiography The Sport of Queens, for which he was offered the aid of a ghostwriter, which he spurned
Dick Francis wrote more than 40 international best-sellers. His first book was his autobiography The Sport of Queens, for which he was offered the aid of a ghostwriter, which he spurned. The book's success led to his becoming the racing correspondent for London's Sunday Express newspaper, and he continued in that job for 16 years. Richard Stanley Francis was a British crime writer, and former steeplechase jockey, whose novels centre on horse racing in England. Francis is the only three-time recipient of the Mystery Writers of America's Edgar Award for Best Novel, winning for Forfeit in 1970, Whip Hand in 1981, and Come To Grief in 1996.
Read Bonecrack or any other Dick Francis book and I think you could became the same kind of Francis addict I a. This book is tightly written with very interesting, believable characters who act and speak as they should.
Read Bonecrack or any other Dick Francis book and I think you could became the same kind of Francis addict I am. Since his death, his son Felix, who co-wrote with his father during his later years, now writes under his own name as part of a "Dick Francis brand franchise. The focus is very much on horses in stable with some insight also offered into just how they are trained and entered into races.
Dick Francis (Author), read by Tony Britton (Author). Written in the first person and narrated by Rob Finn, I love what I always love about Dick Francis's books. His characters are what really make the stories and I never fail to love the main protagonist. They are always likeable and someone I'd love to know and talk with in real life.
Written by Dick Francis, narrated by Tony Britton. Narrated by: Tony Britton. Length: 8 hrs and 25 mins. Categories: Crime & Thrillers, Mysteries. 9/month after 30 days.
Richard Stanley Francis CBE FRSL (31 October 1920 – 14 February 2010) was a British crime writer, and former steeplechase jockey, whose novels centre on horse racing in England. After wartime service in the RAF, Francis became a full-time jump-jockey, winning over 350 races and becoming champion jockey of the British National Hunt.
Home Dick Francis Shattered. Hickory, who could make neat little birds, recovered his good humor by the time Worthington drew up outside in Marigold’s Rolls.
Dick Francis, Tony Britton. Gerard Logan is a glass-blower on the verge of widespread acclaim for his work. He has long been accustomed to the frightful dangers inherent in molten glass and maintaining a glass-making furnace, but now he is suddenly faced with a series of unexpected threats, first to his livelihood, then to his courage, and finally, to his life.
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Dick Francis; Shattered, read by Martin Jarvis; 2 tapes 3 hrs-audio cassette. Dick Francis Scarce 8 Cassette Audio Book COME TO GRIEF Read By Tony Britton 10h. EUR . 5. Dick francis - shattered - audio books - talking books ( 2 cassettes ).