[Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis


  • Paperback
  • 304
  • Rat Race
  • Dick Francis
  • English
  • 09 June 2018
  • 9780425210765

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free read ñ eBook or Kindle ePUB î Dick Francis review Rat Race Ï eBook or Kindle ePUB Rced to make an emergency landing just minutes before the plane explodes Luckily no one is hurt but it isn’t long before Matt realizes that. A great rollicking yarn Matt Shore a loner divorced and a pilot working as a taxi pilot for wealthy people between race courses in England He gets in embroiled in a thriller with first a near miss with a bomb and then a rescue of a sabotaged plane Which the lovely Nancy is flying Easy to read and a good plot with an absentminded kindly Duke and his nephew The reason behind the bomb and sabotage is a fraud Good characters and escapism Tall Man Riding realizes that. A great The 7 Components of Transformative Organizing Theory rollicking yarn Matt Shore a loner divorced and a pilot working as a taxi pilot for wealthy people between The Big Golden Book of Poetry race courses in England He gets in embroiled in a thriller with first a near miss with a bomb and then a NITRO: The Incredible Rise and Inevitable Collapse of Ted Turner's WCW rescue of a sabotaged plane Which the lovely Nancy is flying Easy to Wild Man Creek read and a good plot with an absentminded kindly Duke and his nephew The The Non-Designer's Design Book (4th Edition) reason behind the bomb and sabotage is a fraud Good characters and escapism

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free read ñ eBook or Kindle ePUB î Dick Francis review Rat Race Ï eBook or Kindle ePUB He’s caught up in the rat race of violent criminals who are dead set on putting anyone who stands in their way on the wrong side of the odds. In this book the horseracing plays only a marginal role rather it is about flyingMatt Shore is a pilot and flies trainers racehorse owners and jockeys to the horse races Already on the return flight of his first working day his plane is blown up by a bomb Luckily no one hurt Of course he has the commission of inuiry on the neck Nobody can explain how the bomb came on the plane At a later date the plane of Colin Ross sister is manipulated She can land safely with a spectacular rescue operationWho is behind all this Matt finds all the pieces of the puzzle with time can he convict the villain before the next assassinationVery exciting written

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free read ñ eBook or Kindle ePUB î Dick Francis review Rat Race Ï eBook or Kindle ePUB Hired to fly four racing buffs to the track pilot Matt Shore expects it will be the kind of job he likes uick and easy Until that is he’s fo. DAME AGATHA AND HER PEERSBOOK 62 Is there ANYTHING Dick Francis hasn t done andor any subject from whice he can t spin a good story Granted we are still in the world of horse racingbut actually above it in the airCAST 4 Matt Shore pilot of a taxi flying service I had no idea there is such a thing rises to heroism in this outing Francis heroes are just on this side of unbelievable but that s fine everyone likes them Matt provides us with pure entertainment on a comfort read level Matt can t keep a job stays in all kinds of trouble and might be fired from his pilot position throughout the book Matt s love interest is the lovely and smart Nancy who is learning to fly as the story progresses Nancy has a sister Midge who is ill In this author s Forfeit the hero himself James has a wife who is an invalid Nancy and Midge live with their brother Colin Ross the superstar of the jockey set a counterpart to Matt a man heading toward superstardom himself if he can stay alive long enough Chanter is a rather nasty piece of goods chasing Nancy grabbing at her etc at the most public of moments This would NOT happen in today s novels Then there are a couple of villians and they are up to something But what is it Very good cast Almost forgot to mention A Duke who isn t very smart and sees everyone as nice has a great family relationship with a nephew and they both love playing with train sets But the nephew 12 years old is far sensitive to the bad guys than the Duke I ve a feeling the way the relationship is written couldn t be presented as such today about 50 years after the publication of this book an uncle and nephew spending a summer together alone Nope unpublishable today Sad ATMOSPHERE 5 To me this is a setan atmosphere I m totally unfamiliar with and thus found fascinating I learned much about planes and flying and oh I had no idea of the number of things that can go wrong during a flight I learned how the richest of the racing world travel from race to race to villainous meetings Francis knows his subject he owned and ran with his wife a taxi plane service for 7 years then sold the business way back when but that business is still in operation today from the introduction The entire story feels just right you just know Francis has nailed it There are 2 brilliantly written thrillset pieces that could ONLY take place in the world of airplanes both leading to a final climax involving planes and pilots at a horce race PERFECTLY executed world providing too me an unexpected educationPLOT 3 I can t say much here other than the bad guys are gonna make lots of money and are willing to kill for it The mystery is what and when and how are the villians gonna get rich uick And this is at heart a typical get rich uick con game that we ve encountered oftenINVESTIGATION 4 Matt is on his own to pull himself up and out of the mess he is in He does have help from the Duke and Nancy and even one of the suspected villains There are some good red herrings like Larry Matt s predecessor has apparently resigned and taking off to Turkey Did he really And how far will Chanter go in his chase for Nancy when he realizes Nancy actually prefers Matt There are just enough red herrings to throw a reader off track from the truth and a singular absolutely thrilling rescue in midair that s as good as any thriller scene I ve read And just when I thought I d read it allRESOLUTION 4 Francis takes us down to a few seconds thenoh just read the book This isn t just an explanation of what s going on but it s one accompanied by a final thrilling sceneSUMMARY 4 Stars for 4 reasons 1 A beautifully portrayed atmosphere new to me and 2 thrill scenes that are among the best I ve read in a long time and 3 Matt is the hero we all look for in books and 4 the following exchangeCOLIN ROSS famous jockey talking to Matt if you don t feel like going on would you care to let me take you home for the night Then you can finish the trip tomorrow It might be a fine day tomorrowMATT It might but I could stay in CambridgeCOLIN Call your wife tooMATT Haven t got oneCOLIN Oh He Colin looked at me Matt with speculative curiosityMATT No not that Married 12 years divorced threeCOLIN Better than me Married 2 years divorced 4At this point in the story we ve got a bromance brewing at minimum Colin is very famous very handsome but very private his focus is on family his sisters Nancy and Midge who live with himAnd that s the way Francis handles that nice firmly and people move on It doesn t bother Matt that Colin sorta wants to know Matt simply says No and has no hard feelings And that s what regular people do clarify and move on issue resolved It d be great if everyone had that attitude in today s worldIt s true Francis has a certain formula but it seems to me that formula is perfected here in the author s 9th horse racingcrime novel This was a one sit read for me and now I have two go to comfort reads Christie AND Francis


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    [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis This is a fairly typical Dick Francis novel In this case the loner withdrawn protagonist is a pilot Matt Shore who once flew for BOAC but who is now reduced to flying puddle jumper charters It's not initially clear why this is the

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    [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis Dick Francis was a jack of many tradesDuring World War IIhe was a pilotThen he was a jockeythen a journalist and finallya bestselling thriller writerHis own experiences find plenty of expression in his booksHerelike the author himselfthe protagonist is a pilotferrying a bunch of passengers to race coursesCrooked characters get on bo

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    free read Rat Race [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis DAME AGATHA AND HER PEERSBOOK 62 Is there ANYTHING Dick Francis hasn't done andor any subject from whice he can't spin a good story? Granted we are still in the world of horse racingbut actually above it in the a

  4. says: free read Rat Race Dick Francis î 3 characters [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis

    [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis A great rollicking yarn Matt Shore a loner divorced and a pilot working as a taxi pilot for wealthy people between race courses in England He gets in embroiled in a thriller with first a near miss with a bomb and then a rescue of a sabotaged plane Which the lovely Nancy is flying Easy to read and a good plot with an absentminded kindly Duke and his nephew The reason behind the bomb and sabotage is a fraud Good characters

  5. says: [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis

    free read ñ eBook or Kindle ePUB î Dick Francis Dick Francis î 3 characters [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis I genuinely found this one a bit hard to follow Due to some stylistic uirks sentence fragments galore a tendency to bury plot points in boring dialogue or just because I wasn't really paying attention? Eh probably a combo platterI can tell you that emotionally wounded pilot protagonist dude was super gay for uber famous but still down to earth racing jockey dude So that was nice

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    [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis Dick Francis î 3 characters free read ñ eBook or Kindle ePUB î Dick Francis 3 Stars Life is not going well for Matt Shore He's just into his new job with Derrydown Sky Taxi piloting trainers owners and jockeys to horse racing meets around England when his plane the company's new Cherokee Six explodes on the tarmac It was only his We'd better land precaution in mid flight the levers were sluggish that saved his life and passengers including Colin Ross the nation's leading jockey Matt's been dro

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    [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis Dick Francis î 3 characters In this book the horseracing plays only a marginal role rather it is about flyingMatt Shore is a pilot and flies trainers racehorse owners and jockeys to the horse races Already on the return flight of his first working day his plane is blown up by a bomb Luckily no one hurt Of course he has the commission of inuiry on the neck Nob

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    [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis free read ñ eBook or Kindle ePUB î Dick Francis free read Rat Race The ending of this book was a cruel way to treat readers It's extremely open ended which isn't really Francis' normal style

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    [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis It is than thirty years since I last read this story and it is great that it is now available to read on a Kindle I welcomed the chance to re acuaint myself with the story and found it as intriguing now as it was all those

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    free read Rat Race [Rat Race [BOOK] Free Read Kindle ePUB author Dick Francis I would have sworn that the reader for this audio book was Cary Grant but it was Simon Jones Whoever he is I thank him for reading without emoting or trying to do voices and accents just reading clearly and well and letting the story carry us alongThis is an oddity in the Francis canon a mystery almost without a murder a

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