WorldCat Identities

Francis, Felix

Overview
Works: 61 works in 383 publications in 3 languages and 32,372 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories, English  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories  War stories 
Classifications: PR6056.R27, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Felix Francis
Dead heat by Dick Francis ( Book )
38 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 4,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With his rising culinary career threatened by an episode of food poisoning at a private affair that he had catered, Max Moreton caters an exclusive luncheon at the Two Thousand Guineas horse race, a party devastated by a bomb blast that kills many of the guests
Silks by Dick Francis ( Book )
40 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Geoffrey Mason is well known (as "Perry" Mason) among the pro riders, including Steve Mitchell and Scot Barlow--arguably the two top pros. So when Scot Barlow is murdered--with Mitchell's pitchfork nonetheless--Geoff finds himself pulled into the case as a junior barrister
Even money by Dick Francis ( Book )
25 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ned Talbot, a bookmaker working the Royal Ascot, finds himself in a race to solve his father's stabbing--a race where coming in second could cost him more than even money--it could cost him his life
Crossfire by Dick Francis ( Book )
31 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 3,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Returning to his estranged mother's house for the first time since he joined the army at seventeen, Captain Tom Forsyth discovers that she is being blackmailed and sets out to discover and defeat this hidden enemy using his finely honed military skills. But can he save his mother's reputation and career as "the first lady of British racing", or will he find himself caught in the cross fire?
Dick Francis's Gamble by Felix Francis ( Book )
21 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As one of the youngest-ever winners of the Grand National, Nick "Foxy" Foxton was enjoying his career as a world-class jockey. It was on perfect track-until a near-fatal accident cut his dream brutally sort. When he returns to Aintree as a spectator years later, nothing can prepare him for what unfolds.--From book jacket
Dick Francis's bloodline by Felix Francis ( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A Dick Francis novel from the author of Dick Francis's GAMBLE"--
Dick Francis's refusal by Felix Francis ( Book )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dick Francis's beloved investigator Sid Halley returns in the riveting new mystery by New York Times-bestselling author Felix Francis. Six years ago, investigator Sid Halley retired for good. He'd been harassed, beaten, shot, even lost a hand to his investigating business, and enough was enough. For the sake of his wife and new daughter he gave up that life of danger and uncertainty, and he thought nothing would ever lure him back into the game. He thought wrong. Sir Richard Stewart, chairman of the racing authority, begs Sid to investigate a series of dodgy races. Sid adamantly refuses, but the following day, Sir Richard is found dead under suspicious circumstances. And then a man with an Irish accent contacts Sid, telling him to deliver a whitewashed report about the suspected race-fixing. or else. At first Sid ignores these warnings, knowing that once he submits to this criminal bully, he will forever be under his control. But as the intimidation tactics escalate-and Sid's own family comes under threat-Sid realizes he must meet his enemy head-on. or he might pay the ultimate price for his refusal"--
Dead heat by Dick Francis ( Recording )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Max Moreton is a rising culinary star, until nearly all the guests who enjoyed one of his meals at a private catered affair fall victim to severe food poisoning. At his next obligation, an exclusive luncheon for forty in the glass-fronted private boxes at the 2,000 Guineas, a bomb blast rips through the private boxes, killing some of Max's trusted staff and many of the guests. Two close calls are too close for comfort, and Max vows to protect his name, and himself, before it's too late
Even money by Dick Francis ( Recording )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ned Talbot, a bookmaker working the Royal Ascot, finds himself in a race to solve his father's stabbing--a race where coming in second could cost him more than even money--it could cost him his life
Crossfire by Dick Francis ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Returning to his estranged mother's house for the first time since he joined the army at seventeen, Captain Tom Forsyth discovers that she is being blackmailed and sets out to discover and defeat this hidden enemy using his finely honed military skills. But can he save his mother's reputation and career as "the first lady of British racing", or will he find himself caught in the cross fire?
Silks by Dick Francis ( Recording )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a grueling trial, defense lawyer and amateur jockey Geoffrey Mason is only too happy to head to Sandown to pound a course in the saddle of a thoroughbred. But when a fellow rider is found brutally murdered, Mason's personal and professional life become entwined in a sinister fashion
Dick Francis's Gamble by Felix Francis ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Former jockey Nicholas "Foxy" Foxton is at the track one day when he witnesses the execution-style killing of his friend Herb Novak. Worried he might be next, Foxy wonders if there was a dark side to Herb he didn't know about
Dick Francis's bloodline by Felix Francis ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When race caller and television presenter Mark Shillingford calls a race in which his twin sister, Clare, an accomplished and successful jockey, comes in second when she could have won, he believes the worst: that she lost on purpose, and the race was fixed. That night, Mark confronts Clare with his suspicions, she storms off after an argument--and it's the last time Mark sees her alive. Hours later, Clare jumps to her death from the balcony of a London hotel; or so it seems. Devastated and guilty over her death, Mark goes in search of answers. What had led Clare to take her own life? Or was it not suicide at all?"--Container
Dick Francis's refusal by Felix Francis ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six years ago, investigator Sid Halley retired for good. He'd been harassed, beaten, shot, even lost a hand to his investigating business, and enough was enough. For the sake of his wife and new daughter he gave up that life of danger and uncertainty, and he thought nothing would ever lure him back into the game. He thought wrong. Sir Richard Stewart, chairman of the racing authority, begs Sid to investigate a series of dodgy races. Sid adamantly refuses, but the following day, Sir Richard is found dead under suspicious circumstances. And then a man with an Irish accent contacts Sid, telling him to deliver a whitewashed report about the suspected race-fixing. or else
Bloodline by Felix Francis ( Book )
14 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When race caller and television presenter Mark Shillingford calls a race in which his twin sister, Clare, an accomplished and successful jockey, comes in second when she could have won, he believes the worst: that she lost on purpose, and the race was fixed. That night, Mark confronts Clare with his suspicions, she storms off after an argument--and it's the last time Mark sees her alive. Hours later, Clare jumps to her death from the balcony of a London hotel; or so it seems. Devastated and guilty over her death, Mark goes in search of answers. What had led Clare to take her own life? Or was it not suicide at all?
Gamble : a Dick Francis novel by Felix Francis ( Book )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As one of the youngest ever winners of the Grand National, Nick Foxy Foxton's career as a world class jockey is on perfect track until a near fatal accident cuts his dream brutally short. But when he returns to Aintree as a spectator years later, nothing can prepare him for what unfolds
Spervuur by Dick Francis ( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Dutch and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een Britse ex-militair ontdekt dat paardensport net zo gevaarlijk is als een militaire aanval
Afrekening op Ascot by Dick Francis ( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Dutch and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een Engelse bookmaker, die is opgegroeid met het idee dat zijn ouders zijn verongelukt, wordt tijdens een paardenrace aangesproken door een man die beweert zijn vader te zijn
Moordbaan by Dick Francis ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in Dutch and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een jonge advocaat en tevens amateur-jockey wordt door een van Engelands topjockeys gevraagd hem te verdedigen als hij wordt beschuldigd van moord op een collega
Op het spel by Felix Francis ( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Dutch and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Als een ex-jockey, werkzaam bij een investeringsfirma, met een collega de paardenraces bezoekt, wordt deze collega doodgeschoten
 
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Alternative Names
Frānsīs, Fīlīks, 1953-
Фрэнсис, Феликс
فيليكس فرنسيس، 1953-
フランシス, フェリックス
Languages
English (283)
Dutch (14)
Czech (1)
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