Crossfire

Crossfire Cover

Crossfire

By Dick Francis; Felix Francis

Berkley Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780425242629, 432pp.

Publication Date: August 2, 2011

Description
Shell-shocked after losing a foot during his tour in Afghanistan, Captain Tom Forsyth returns to his estranged mother's house. His mother has always put horses first and family last. But now she's being blackmailed for a hefty sum every week and being forced to make her horses lose. Using the skills he honed in the military, Tom sets out to find and defeat a hidden enemy before his mother's reputation is ruined, and he ends up back in the crossfire.


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.