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Old 02-28-2011, 02:28 PM
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Originally Posted by astorian View Post
Even if you're NOT particularly interested in the world of horse racing, I think you'll find Dick Francis to be smart and compelling.

He has a lot of excellent novles to his credit, but "Banker" would be a good place to start.
That's one of my favorites. I usually suggest people start with the Sid Halley books, though.