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Horse Lovers’ Suspense and Mystery Titles by

V. S. Anderson

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THREE STRIDES OUT: A HORSE SHOW NOVEL OF SUSPENSE

Saving a champion show jumper from a burning horse trailer gives young rider-trainer Robb Slaughter one job: find out who tied that horse in that trailer and make them pay.

AMAZON READERS SAY:

“Finally. A book about horse shows and jumping by somebody who knows about it, really knows.”

“This is a meaty tale that really sunk its hooks into me.”

“Fantastic read. Taut and chilling. Excellent plot.”

“Craftily leads readers to an epic ending.”

“Filled with complex characters and unexpected twists. It was hard to put down.”

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KING OF THE ROSES

MURDER AT THE KENTUCKY DERBY

A magnificent horse at risk. The rider who can save him or destroy him. Which will he choose?

AMAZON READERS SAY:

“Complex and three-dimensional, with plot twists and turns to keep the reader in suspense right up to the end.”

“Believable characters and dialogue, a complicated plot with many scary twists, beautiful descriptions of setting and race horses, and tense and exciting action scenes.”

“Once I started I couldn’t put it down.”

EDITORIAL REVIEWERS SAY:

“An impressive debut by a superb writer.”

Publishers Weekly

“The Derby is run in less time than it takes to describe it—but the description itself is one of the most exciting whodunit chapters you’re ever likely to come across.”

San Diego Magazine

“. . .No racing novel since the advent of Dick Francis’s series of mysteries has captured my admiration like this book.

“. . . I have always felt that Dick has no peer. Now I am not so certain. . . . ”

The Maryland Horse

“. . . a page-turner. . . . Anderson’s words roll onto the page, vivid, stark, powerful, and perfect.”

—The Associated Press

BLOOD LIES

MURDER IN THE BLUEGRASS

At fifteen, Ted Whysse fled Holyhead, his family’s magnificent Kentucky horse breeding farm—and his sadistic father. Eight years later, he’s back. His best friend, premier jockey Alejo Asolo, has been murdered. Someone thinks Ted knows deadly secrets. Who wants him dead? The sister who will inherit from their dying father? The farm manager who covets the Triple Crown winner Kite? Or his father’s beautiful young wife, soon to be a widow . . . and soon to trap Ted in a web of blood lies.

AMAZON READERS SAY:

I would definitely recommend this book. Plot twists galore.”

Really enjoyed this book very much. Definitely got my horse fix and a good mystery. The story was solid, tough and well written. The plot was intriguing. The characters were complex and believable. The mystery was very Noir. Look forward to reading all her books.

Love her books about horses!

EDITORIAL REVIEWERS SAY:

“A real winner, this one.”

—Charles Champlin, Los Angeles Times

“The climactic scene will keep you on the edge of your seat.”

St. Petersburg Times