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by Geoffrey Howard,Dick Francis
Francis wrote more than 40 international best-sellers. Enjoy free online English audiobook Odds Against, a breathtaking novel by Dick Francis.
Modern Literature, British Literature, English Literature, Fiction, Novels, General Fiction, 20th Century, Adult Fiction, Adult, 1960s, Sports, Mystery, Crime, Thriller, Suspense, Animals, Horses, Murder, Horse Racing, Racing. 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.
Odds Against" is the first book in the Sid Halley trilogy. Dick Francis never disappoints. Odds against lives up to his standards.
Dick Francis is a very dependable author who almost always tells an interesting tale that moves swiftly along, and this book is certainly no exception. Although the protagonists do vary in nearly every book, there is a certain formula at work in these novels, and the principal characters are almost always of a type.
Home Dick Francis Odds Against. I don’t know if he has a profession. He speculates on the stock market. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25. He waved his hand permissively.
Written by Dick Francis, Audiobook narrated by Geoffrey Howard. Narrated by: Geoffrey Howard. Series: A Dick Francis Novel, Book 1. Length: 7 hrs and 13 mins. Categories: Fiction, Contemporary.
Dick Francis After lunch she said she wanted to sort out some of her books now that we had a new book-case, and disappeared upstairs
Odds against (Sid Halley - 1) ONE I was never particularly keen on my job before the day I got shot and nearly lost it, along with my life. After lunch she said she wanted to sort out some of her books now that we had a new book-case, and disappeared upstairs. Charles Roland and I looked at each other in dislike, the afternoon stretching drearily ahead and the downpour outside barring retreat into the garden and park beyond. Do you play chess?’ he asked in a bored, -no voice.
When Dick Francis sits down each January to begin writing another of his popular . Geoffrey Mason, barrister.
When Dick Francis sits down each January to begin writing another of his popular mystery-adventure novels, it is almost a certain bet that his wife, Mary, has developed a new avocation. For instance, in Rat Race, operated an air-taxi service that specialized in carrying jockeys, trainers and owners to distant race courses. The first of the episodes, Odds Against, used a Francis title; the others were created for the program.
A classic mystery from Dick Francis, the champion of English storytellers. Praise for Dick Francis:'As a jockey, Dick Francis was unbeatable when he got into his stride. Champion jockey Sid Halley retired from racing when his hand was smashed in a fall. Now he works as a private detective - which is proving to be no less dangerous to life and limb.
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A hard fall took hotshot jockey Sid Halley out of the horse racing game, leaving him with a crippled hand, a broken heart, and the desperate need for a new job. Now he's landed a position with a detective agency, only to catch a bullet from some penny-ante thug. And things are about to get even more hectic?the agency is giving him a case to handle on his own. The case brings him to the door of Zanna Martin, a woman who might be just what Sid needs to get him back up and running. But he's up against a field of thoroughbred criminals, and the odds against him are making it a long shot that he'll even survive . . .
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: Action & Adventure
Publisher: Blackstone Audio Inc; Unabridged edition (February 1, 1999)