Even Money

Even Money

By Dick Francis; Felix Francis

Berkley Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780425235904, 427pp.

Publication Date: August 3, 2010

Ned Talbot is a small-time bookmaker on the edge of giving it all up when his world is turned upside down by a man who claims to be his father, long thought dead. And when the mysterious stranger is murdered, Ned feels compelled to find out exactly what is going on. But the more he discovers, the longer the odds become for his survival.

About the Author
Dick Francis is the author of many bestselling mysteries, most recently Shattered. A three-time Edgar Award winner, the Mystery Writers of America named him Grand Master in 1996. He lives in the Caribbean.

Felix Francis assisted with the research of many of the Dick Francis novels and is the coauthor of "Dead Heat", "Silks", "Even Money", and "Crossfire", and the author of "Gamble". He lives in England. Dick Francis 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.