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Narrowing the Field by A. P. McCoy
  

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From the multi-award winning Champion jockey, recently retired, a terrific racing thriller that will have racing enthusiasts devouring it in a sitting.

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Synopsis

Narrowing the Field by A. P. McCoy

Following the death of Duke Cadogan, talented young rider Duncan Claymore inherits his large estate. Duncan is finally riding high. He's put his demons behind him and is well on his way to achieving his dream of becoming Champion Jockey. However, Cadogan's wealth proves to be illusory, with a manor house and grounds mortgaged to the hilt and a list of creditors who include the formidable George Pleasance. And Duncan's rival on the field, Sandy Sanderson, looks set to shatter his ambitions. Events take a dark turn when it appears someone has been sabotaging the horses on Duncan's trainer's yard. Down on his luck, out of favour and broke, Duncan has to try to engineer a return to good fortune, restore his reputation and bring down his father's enemy of old, William Osborne.

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There are many sportsmen and women whom I admire ... but I believe A .P. McCoy outstrips any other


About the Author

A. P. McCoy

Born in County Antrim in 1974, A. P. McCoy rode his first winner in 1992. In 1996, he was crowned champion jockey for the first time, and he has held the title ever since. He received an OBE in 2010, a year after riding his 3,000th winner, and he was the first jockey to be named BBC Sports Personality of the Year. He lives with his wife, Chanelle, and children, Eve and Archie, in Berkshire.

Author photo © David Davies

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Book Info

Publication date

30th November 1999

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Hardback

Categories

Crime / Mystery
Thriller / Suspense
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9781409152026

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