Amateur steeplechaser Alan York watches as best friend and top jockey Bill Davidson takes a fatal fall while riding Admiral, the "best hunter 'chaser in the kingdom." York quickly determines that, while murder may not have been the objective, the fall was no accident. As Alan proceeds to investigate his life is complicated by his desires for the beautiful owner of one of his rides.
Original title: Dead Cert
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Crime/Caper