About this book
The return of Dick Francis with his first new racing thriller for six years. "Under Orders" sees the return of the readers' favourite, Sid Halley, champion jockey turned super-sleuth, and the action begins on one of the biggest days in racing, Cheltenham Gold Cup day. Expect major promotion...
It's the third death on Cheltenham Gold Cup Day that really troubles super-sleuth Sid Halley. Former champion jockey Halley knows the perils of racing all too well. But this is precisely how he finds jockey Huw Walker - who, only a few hours earlier, had won the coveted Triumph Hurdle.