Hardcover Book, Hot Money, Dick Francis, Novel, Thriller, Suspense, Mystery, Fiction, Horse Racing, 1988 First American Edition
A wonderful hardcover book titled Hot Money by Dick Francis. The book cover boards are black with title and author's name in gold on the spine.
Malcolm Pembroke never expected to make a million pounds without making enemies. Nor did he expect his latest wife to be brutally murdered. All the clues suggest the killer comes from close to home - but after five marriages and nine children, that still leaves the field wide open. When he finds his own life in danger, Pembroke entrusts his safety to his estranged son, Ian, an amateur jockey; and through him discovers a compulsive new outlet for his financial expertise. Soon he's playing the international bloodstock market for incredible stakes. Not the safest bet for a man on the run from avaricious relatives. Particularly when one of them got a bomb...
Dick Francis (October 1920 – February 2010) was the author of more than forty acclaimed books. Among his numerous awards were three Edgar Awards, the Crime Writers' Association Cartier Diamond Dagger, and the Mystery Writers of America's Grand Master Award. He died in February 2010.
9 1/2 inches in length
6 1/2 inches in width
Near Fine Dust Cover
Published by G. P. Putnam's Son First American Edition -- 1988
First published in England in 1987
This book is in Very Good condition. The binding is in perfect condition. The book has some shelfware and fading from age as well as light foxing (yellowing) of the pages. The dust cover is in near fine condition.
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