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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 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

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 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 dropping in job level now he s broke and being harassed by almost everyone the Board of Trade air transport regulators his ex wife his unsympathetic employer and the competition Polyplane But no one seems to be investigating these terrifying incidents so he takes it on Maybe he ll see Nancy

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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


10 thoughts on “Rat Race

  1. says:

    This is a fairly typical Dick Francis novel In this case the loner withdrawn protagonist is a pilot Matt Shore who once flew for BOAC but who is now reduced to flying puddle jumper charters It's not initially clear why this is the case Like a lot of Francis's heros Shore has also recently been divorced and is very gun shy regarding women although inevitably a beautiful and desirable woman will soon be practical

  2. says:

    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 pro

  3. says:

    DAME AGATHA AND HER PEERSBOOK 62 Is there ANYTHING Dick Francis hasn't done andor any subject from whice he can't spin a goo

  4. says:

    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 t

  5. says:

    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

  6. says:

    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

  7. says:

    In this book the horseracing plays only a marginal role rather it is about flyingMatt Shore is a pilot and flies trainers racehorse

  8. says:

    The ending of this book was a cruel way to treat readers It's extremely open ended which isn't really Francis' normal style

  9. says:

    It is than th

  10. says:

    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 and with very little actual racing Not so much a whodunit as who's up to what here and where is all thi

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