Books tagged: racing horse

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Of Love and Magic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,660. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00)
During a late spring snowstorm in a sleepy Tulsa suburb, an old man runs away from his abusive son and meets a woman, perhaps by magic. Together they find romance and adventure, and fall in love. But there are unanswered questions. How old is too old to fall in love, and when should you give up on life? Take the journey with John and Attie and find out.
The Tradition of Cheating at the Sport of Kings
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
(4.94)
Most race horses, despite strict regulations prohibiting it, are given illegal drugs on race day. Glenn Thompson, a race horse trainer with over 30 years of experience, reveals the darkest secrets behind the scenes of the Sport of Kings. By shining a light on these secrets, he hopes to change the pattern and return decency and honor to horse racing.
Breach of Honor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In the era before the Civil War, a young man battles a gambling syndicate when he brings his prized thoroughbreds to race in Lexington, Kentucky. Refusing to throw a race, he learns honor has a price—they beat his hired hand, slow his racehorses, fire his barn, and steal the people dear to him. Some men take to feuding naturally, and if that man is an expert shot, people are bound to get hurt. . .
Epic Exotic Payouts – How to Bet the Key Horse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012 by Mega Media Depot. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference
This book will explain an unique way of horse racing betting. I have been horse racing handicapping and gambling on horses for over 26 years. Over this time, I have made every mistake there is. I have tried every single type of horse racing money management system known to man.
Running Before Thunder
Series: The DREW NOLAN stories, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00)
In this 4th book in the series, Drew Nolan heads to the horse races at Santa Anita Park, and the funeral of a man he's never met. At the grave's edge he meets a beautiful Hispanic woman who let's on that the dead man died by no accident... he was murdered. Nolan's day at the races is no walk in the park. Conmen, jockeys, horse thieves, killers, the FBI... think Nolan can leave this alone? No way.
The Twenty Bushel Racer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A boy deceives his embittered father, but a magnificent horse helps to heal the rift. A small-town teenager discovers his attachment to the people and place where he lives. A man considers himself a coward, but musters the courage to stand up against a pair of would-be assassins. Two men from the same town meet unexpectedly, and and unveil a truth about a girl they loved when they were teens.
King of the Roses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,880. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
At the end of his stormy career, champion jockey Chris Englund has one last chance to win a record-setting sixth Kentucky Derby—until he's offered $500,000 to throw the race. When he learns that defying the crooks and riding to win will ruin the horse and cost him the woman he loves, he finds that what his reputation demands isn't what his conscience compels him to do.
Crossed Lines
Series: Ripley Marsh Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Ripley Marsh graduates college and must decide what to do with her future. She must either choose to face her mother's face wrath by staying in the risky family business or go the traditional route. Along the way, she finds herself suddenly enamored with two different guys and has to decide between the one she has known forever or the bad boy that everyone has warned her about.
Mixed Messages
Series: Ripley Marsh Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,130. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Ripley Marsh must decide between two completely opposite guys while dealing with a vast amount of change in a short period of time. She also takes on an unruly project horse on behalf of one of her father's top clients. If successful, she could unlock several major opportunities and bring more prestige to Witch Creek Farm.
The Seahorse at Pike Springs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Imagine, if you will, a connection to a lifestyle, to an ideal; one developed from humble beginnings and faithful tradition. Imagine now, having your life, and the lives of everyone you’ve ever known, defined by this ideal. Blotted out from the pages of history, this intricate timeline twists and turns through rural, 19th Century America and ends in an emotional and dramatic climax.