A jockey becomes the sole inheritor of his late brother's business, horse, mistress and enemies.
Derek Franklin is an injured jockey. The last fence at Cheltenham has left him on crutches. But his brother's death means even bigger trouble. He inherits a jewellery business, a mistress – and some very shadowy business associates.
Franklin likes to play things straight. But with £1.5 million in diamonds gone missing, he finds honesty can be a deadly virtue. His only hope of survival is to identify his brother's mysterious enemies ...
Money hungry men who scorn the good and despise the straight ...
It wont play the last 3 chapters. Most irritating. Good Book though.