Books tagged: racehorse

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Henry the Horse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Henry the horse went from race horse to cart horse. No longer the proud and fast winning streak on the track, now he plods along delivering milk from Blackberry Farm, until night something terrible happens and Henry has to run the race of his life to save his family at the farm.
A Thin Wisp of Smoke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,240. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime
Henry, a retired racehorse, knows something is amiss when he takes his usual canter through the countryside, near the farm where he lives. A mine, long closed, seems to be active again. Henry decides to investigate, and finds himself entangled in a ring of bad men, with very bad plans for a lot of local animals, including Henry’s good friend, Shadow, the sheepdog.
Embark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,310. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"Embark" is a game little mare who becomes a champion bush racehorse and saves her owner from bankruptcy in the big drought. However her owner is not at all grateful and when Embark ages he treats her badly. This is the story of how a penniless bush battler saves the courageous horse and she repays him with loyalty and a great win.
Dead Money
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,210. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Steve O’Brien’s latest novel, Dead Money (A&N Publishing, ISBN 978-0-9881843-0-5, $14.95), zeroes in on the dark side of horse racing, where the wrong wager could cost you your life, not just the contents of your wallet.
Run like the Wind
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,820. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
“Run like the Wind” is an epic horse story for any true horse lover in your life, old or young. This timeless story chronicle’s one year in the life of a young horse-crazy girl. The book details the events of the match racing circuit that ran throughout southern California in the 1960's. The book is a young adult novel, but will delight readers old and young.
The Eulo Queen and Other Outback and Opal Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Based on facts, this collection of Australian stories revolves around frontier life on the opal fields at the turn of the of the century (19thC to 20thC).
Keeneland Winning Trainer Patterns - 2012 Spring Meet Edition
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 20,950. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Understanding the tendencies of trainers is paramount to success for horseplayers. All Star Press is pleased to announce the second edition of the Keeneland Winning Trainer Patterns – new for the 2012 Spring Meet. This valuable handicapping guide is based on the extensive database of handicapper and author Art Parker. Best of all, this year’s release is bigger and better than ever!
Triple Cross
Series: Steve Cline Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,140. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Steve Cline is working at Churchill Downs for the Derby when a chance encounter triggers a series of events that spiral out of control and plunge Steve into the world of the ultra rich, where greed and revenge and ambition lead to a power play that culminates in a bloody triple cross . . .
Dead Man's Touch
Series: Steve Cline Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,610. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When Steve Cline goes undercover at Washington Park to discover who's been doping some racehorses, he gets caught up in the unique lifestyle inherent to the backside of a racetrack. But it is not a life without peril because some men are willing to do anything to get the right horse under the wire first . . .
Racing in the Shadow of Greatness - The Rescue of an Ex-Racehorse
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
There he was. In the distance, I could see this silhouette of a horse standing in the fog. He did not look like an ordinary horse, but a magnificent outline of a racehorse. ... I would later find out that it was Judge Moore, great-grandson of a famous racehorse! - Suitable for ages 8-16 and adults.