Kit Fielding
Books in series3
UNABRIDGED
(4.4 based on 1358 ratings)
  • 1
    Break In | Dick Francis

    Break In

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Simon Prebble
    Overall
    (929)
    Performance
    (830)
    Story
    (831)

    Dick Francis was a jockey and horse trainer for many years. His experience gives his questrian mysteries an authenticity that has attracted fans around the globe. To honor him, the Mystery Writers of America named Dick Francis a Grand Master for his impeccably crafted contributions to the genre. Jockey Kit Fielding has been riding the de Brescous horses in a succession of triumphs on the race course. But this winning streak is about to end. Kit’s twin sister, Holly, has come to him in desperation. Threatened by financial scandal, she and her husband may lose their training stables.

    One of the Best Audio Books Ever!

    I read all of Dick Francis's books as a youth, but now because I loved them so much I'm listening to all of them and loving them. This particular book..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 26 2012 by Aaron P. Lazar (Geneseo, New York, United States)
  • 2
    Bolt | Dick Francis

    Bolt

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 30 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Simon Prebble
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (419)
    Performance
    (378)
    Story
    (379)

    The privileged world of horse racing, filled with sleek thoroughbreds, burnished leather, and the silken sheen of jockeys’ colors, is a wonderful place to spend a few hours. Let best-selling, internationally-popular author Dick Francis take you to the immaculate stables of the de Brescou estate, where dark forces are lurking. Someone is killing the de Brescou racehorses with a “bolt” gun, shooting them silently, leaving no clues. Before the noble family, which includes his fiancée, is torn apart, jockey Kit Fielding must find the assassin.

    Great story but even more outstanding narration!

    First book I've read on horses since Black Beauty & what a pleasant surprise it was. The story is a superb blend of - for me - an introduction to the ..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 13 2015 by Sam ()
  •  
    Bolt | Dick Francis

    Bolt

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Dick Francis
    • Narrated By Tony Britton
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (10)
    Performance
    (9)
    Story
    (10)

    When Kit Fielding, champion steeplechase jockey, finds out that his chief patron, Princess Casilia, is facing an increasingly serious threat, he goes unhesitatingly to her aid. Neither realises that his instinctive support is the first step towards a frightening battle involving violent risk, with the honour of the princess's family as the prize and Kit's own destruction as the forfeit.

    bolted

    classic dick francis differant characters

    Reviewed on June 03 2015 by Tracey (craigmore, Australia)