Books tagged: horse racing

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The Silver Horse, Braised - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The greatest horse race of the century, with the best five-year-olds of England running against the best of America, will take place in a week at Epsom Downs. Millions have been bet on the winners. Owners, jockeys, and gamblers from across England arrive. So too do a host of colorful characters from the racetracks of America. Horses then vanish. A jockey is murdered. Sherlock Holmes is called.
Horse Doping Jamaica Racetrack Queens, New York 1938-1939
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Retlaw, a New York state race horse was doped with sulphanol in July 1938. The suspected perpetrator, Harold Riner, was nabbed inside the stall around 3:30 a.m. The chemical suphanol was found in the horse's system through a saliva test first given horses in the '30s. The man claimed to be only seeking a night's rest in the stable. My book looks at this incident and the broader issue of doping.
Horse Racing Riches: Are You Ready For A Good Thing?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
Horse racing is an exceptionally energizing and lucrative game. Any individual who hasn't been to a decent track is passing up a great opportunity. Winning heaps of cash at stallion hustling is exceptionally conceivable. Indeed, it has a tendency to get ignored in the games wagering world. Consider this. This book will teach you many ways to ensure your win!~
Dance of the Springs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,040. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Those of us who cherish the forbidden fruit are defined by the thrills we seek; the arousal of love, the stimulation of risk, the seduction of high speeds, and many more exhilarations that combine in endless ratios. For a young couple seeking purity in Saratoga Springs, their solution and that of a city on verge of destruction is found in golden geometry and the magic of the music of the spheres.
Retail Red
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,030. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Vicki meets Tiny, Big Shorty and their girlfriends. Merchandise, money and jewels are disappearing from Hellman's Department Store, where Vicki works. Shoplifters may be involved. Vicki and her friends explore a hidden tunnel to investigate. They also go to the race track, where crooks sabotage the favorites in a stakes race. The Stewards conduct an inquiry. Should Vicki tell what she knows?
When Aspired Turned To Despair
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
At the race track an old man sold me a copy of "Today's Predictions" but he didn't tell me how to get the big payer's name. I figured it out and was winning every day. One day I decided to make it big and bet all I had on the sure winner. It came in last. The big winner's name had been in the tip sheet all along but I had missed it. Read about my stupidity and what I gained from it.
ABC’s of Online Horse Racing: Watch – Wager – Win
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
The ABC’s of Online Horse Racing looks at online websites that provide you with a box seat on the action. Every aspect of setting up an account and learning the betting pad are covered. Later chapters teach you how to handicap like the professionals. Geared to gamblers who have never considered betting the ponies, The ABC’s of Online Horse Racing is a beginner’s guide to online horse racing.
Race Horse Training: Compared (2nd Edition)
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 20,620. Language: American English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
In a touching part memoir, part training guide, author Marion N.Seidel opens the doors and our hearts to the exciting world of thoroughbred horse racing! In leaving her beloved Germany to live in America, Ms. Seidel soon realized working in the U.S. horse racing market is vastly different than working in the European market, as she compares the two styles of horse racing, European and American.
Stubborn Hearts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,920. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
The origin story of Ryan Zacherson, who was first introduced in Brand New Sky. Ryan's recent loss of her mother sets her onto a path of self-discovery that she never anticipated. Contains horse racing, gambling, and the painful lessons of what it means to grow up.
A Scandalous Husband
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A dedicated horse trainer fights to keep her horse ranch and the animals she loves. Her husband may be a bit of a rebel, but he’s always been an honorable man and she suspects there are hidden details behind his conviction. However it’s very hard to look past a dead prostitute…and divorce papers forwarded from prison.