New Racing Books
Lord of Misrule - PB
A brilliant novel that captures the dusty, dark, and beautiful world of small-time horse racing, where trainers, jockeys, grooms and grifters vie for what little luck is offered at a run-down West Virginia track .
Gabriel's Triumph - HB
I edge my hands higher, slackening the rein, and nudge my heels against Aristo's sides. The colt hurtles down the track. He runs like he's playing in the field at Woodville Farm.
Hot Cherry: The Best of Marcus Armytage - HB
'Hot Cherry' brings out the best of Armytage's often hilarious racing anecdotes together under one roof for the first time.
Steeplechasing a Celebration of 250 Years - HB
In 1752 two Irish fox-hunting gentlemen named Edmund Blake and Cornelius O'Callaghan made a wager to race each other on horseback.