Free Fall

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Headline, Mar 4, 2010 - Fiction - 271 pages
4 Reviews
Jockey Pat Vincent has ambitions to become a wealthy sporting hero. But he knows his dreams will never be fulfilled so he’s devised a brilliant new scam which, if he doesn't get caught, is guaranteed to make him rich. Pat’s girlfriend Zoe is starting her second full season as an apprentice jockey. She has a chance of becoming champion apprentice, if she’s not sidetracked by the disaster of her sister Harriet’s unhappy marriage... Along the cliffs in Somerset a man walks his dog. Every day Andy Burns – Pat’s partner-in-crime, Harriet’s tortured husband – wrestles with his demons. But Andy would be better off keeping his thoughts on the ground – it’s a long way down to the beach below.

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User Review  - Christine Meunier - Goodreads

An entertaining read with just enough horses. More at http://equus-blog.com/free-fall/ Read full review

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User Review  - Erica Chambers - Goodreads

This book is not going to win the Nobel prize.... But if you want a good racing murder mystery that is quick to get through. This will do just fine! Read full review

About the author (2010)

Ex-National Hunt Champion Jockey John Francome is a broadcaster on racing for Channel 4. His electrifying racing thrillers have also won him legions of fans. He lives in Berkshire. John Francome's previous novels include Deadly Finish, Final Breath, Dark Horse, Free Fall and Stalking Horse.

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