Books tagged: greyhound racing

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Run Dog Run
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,750. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
After 5 years in Africa, Kate Caraway’s elephant project is over when she shoots a poacher & has to leave the country. Before Kate can unpack in Texas, a friend pleads for help with some greyhound abuse. Only hours into the case, Kate discovers a body. Now, she’s in a race against time to find the killer before she becomes the next victim…
Two Black Dogs
Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Erin stands on the beach, deliberating whether to allow her precious rescued greyhound to have his first solo run. She is torn between the desire to give him the freedom he deserves and her own anxieties. Having suffered from crippling depression, she regards the dog as her life-line to a normal existence and is loathe to let him go, worried that he won't return.
Horse and Greyhound Racing Criminal and Mafia Connections
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing
Emprise Corp., a Buffalo concessionaire, was a dangerously powerful influence in U.S. sports. Its criminal acts were perpetuated by ties to organized crime. My ebook looks at the crimes committed by Emprise and mobsters in the horse and dog racing industries. It questions how this criminal empire went almost completely unchecked. I name names, race tracks and specific loans made by Emprise Corp.
Five Myths of Professional Gambling
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 9,280. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
This is a short book designed to dispel some of the lingering myths surrounding professional gambling. The author has been involved in the racing industry since the early 1970s and made his living from racing for a number of years in the early 1990s.
Zoom Top: Australia’s Greatest Greyhound
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing
At the end of 1968 the muscular Zoom Top was already regarded by many as one of greatest racing greyhounds Australia had ever seen. By the time recurring injury forced her into retirement in early 1970, Zoom Top had swept all before her in a series of thrilling victories, downing some of the best racers in the country over a variety of distances.
Railbirds
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,230. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing
Have a trip back in time to the racetracks and greyhound tracks of the past and enjoy the zany true stories of the characters that spent their time seeking the next winner. The stories are happy and sad and always with a twist. Learn a bit about how the entertainment side of the business also and those special folks who make that happen. Sit back and be a railbird too.