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by Dick Francis
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Shattered is vintage francis. The Knoxville News-Sentinel. A Berkley Book, published by arrangement with G. P. Putnam’s Sons.
Shattered is vintage francis. master of crime fiction. It’s either hard or impossible to read Mr. Francis without growing pleased with yourself: not only the thrill of vicarious competence imparted by the company of his heroes, but also the lore you collect as you go, feel like a field trip with the perfect guide. One of the most reliable mystery writers working today.
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Strangely for a Dick Francis book, this is only vaguely connected to horse racing, but even so it is brilliantly written, and one of those books that once you pick up is very hard to put down again.
Shattered is a classic novel from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time. Packed with intrigue and hair-raising suspense, Shattered is one of the many blockbuster thrillers from legendary crime writer Dick Francis. Cheltenham Races, New Year's Eve. Gerard Logan witnesses the death of his close friend, jockey Martin Stukely, after a fall from his horse. The Dick Francis legacy continues through his son Felix Francis: Refusal is his latest novel, following Bloodline and Gamble.
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.
Dick Francis chair in the workshop and closed.
Dick Francis chair in the workshop and closed my eyes on a shuddering and protesting nervous system. Catherine herself, real and abstract, had kept me warm and mobile through the darkest hours of night, but she’d left long before dawn, and afterwards sleep, which practically never knitted up any raveled sleave of care, had made things slightly worse
Shattered is a classic novel from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time. Dick Francis was one of the most successful post-war National Hunt jockeys
Shattered is a classic novel from Dick Francis, one of the greatest thriller writers of all time. Dick Francis was one of the most successful post-war National Hunt jockeys. The winner of over 350 races, he was champion jockey in 1953/1954 and rode for HM Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, most famously on Devon Loch in the 1956 Grand National.
After his friend is killed in a horse-racing accident, up-and-coming glass artisan Gerard Logan finds himself embroiled.
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