Books tagged: melbourne cup

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First Tuesday
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,930. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
The Melbourne Cup is due to be run in five day's time when super star jockey Alan Da Silva is brutally murdered. The victim of a late night hit and run in the Crown Casino car park. Da Silva had been booked to ride Cup favorite Lord Melbery, a horse owned by ruthless casino boss Albert Maressmo. Would Maressmo have his own jockey killed on the eve of the race?
Flaxmead
Series: The Stanton Chronicles, the enforcer, driven by the love of two very different women., Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 141,030. Language: Australian English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00)
Another yarn in the John Stanton series of novels. Twelve year old Anna and eight year old Dylan have a dream, to own a horse that wins the Australian Melbourne Cup. Playing with matches can often lead to fire, the equine underworld turns on the newcomers. Journalist Jodi Stanton encourages her husband to intervene.
The Cranial Equity Loan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian, Screenplays » Comedy
Finalist, Stage Plays, 2015 New York Screenplay Contest A three-act satire of modern life, the banking industry and consumer credit played against the backdrop of the Melbourne Cup, the most prestigious horse race in Australia and possibly the biggest fashion event of the year. Horseplay in three acts.
Dangerous Legacy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,240. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50)
Dangerous Legacy provides a startling and relevant insight into the threat to the modern world from biological aberrations of viruses and transmutable disease. Set against the background of the horse racing industry in England and Australia, this modern suspense thriller illustrates just what could happen when a combination of power and knowledge is placed in the wrong hands.