Book - 1991
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Peter Darwin was hoping for some quiet leave from the Foreign Office. Instead he found himself in the village of his childhood - at the service of a veterinary surgeon whose operating theatre was rapidly acquiring an unwanted reputation as an abattoir. The sudden unexplained death of a string of valuable racehorses from one small area in Gloucestershire was a mystery the police couldn't solve. But Darwin was local. He remembered the people and what was at stake... And now he know enough to get himself killed...
Publisher: c1991.
ISBN: 9780330324861
Branch Call Number: FIC Franc


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May 07, 2011

I have always enjoyed reading Dick Francis novels, and this one did not dissapoint. Sometimes the plot seems a little far fetched, but I am no jockey or vet so anything is possible, and it was still an enjoyable read.

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