Risk Author:Dick Francis Winning the Cheltenham Gold Cup Steeplechase can be hazardous to your health.... — Roland Britten, accountant and champion steeplechase jockey, wakes to confusion. He's cold, blind and can't find his hands. Something above prevents him from sitting up, and a rumbling din fills his hearing and rattles his bones. Obviously, he surmis... more »es, it t is pitch-dark and he is bound near some kind of engine. But why? And where? And by whom?
All the staggering answers come when Roland manages a bold escape -- then is quickly recaptured in a deadly game of cat and mouse. What is at stake is his very life, and that is worth any risk....« less