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  • Published: 21 September 2017
  • ISBN: 9780141374475
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 256

The Racehorse Who Disappeared




Clare Balding's second brilliant adventure for Charlie Bass and her funny family of humans and animals.

Where do you hide a stolen horse?
Life is getting back to normal for Charlie Bass after her reluctant racehorse, Noble Warrior, won the Derby.
Then, in the dead of night, Noble Warrior vanishes.
The police are baffled. The clues are few. And if Charlie can't track down her beloved horse herself, she may never see him again . . .

  • Published: 21 September 2017
  • ISBN: 9780141374475
  • Imprint: Penguin eBooks
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 256

About the authors

Clare Balding

Clare Balding is an award-winning presenter, writer and broadcaster who has been presenting sports on television since 1998, when she became synonymous with horse racing on the BBC. Since then, she has reported on five Olympic Games (from Atlanta, Sydney, Athens, Beijing and London) as well as four Paralympic Games and three Winter Olympics. In addition, she is well known for her rugby league coverage; has presented Crufts; and hosts BBC Radio 4's walking series Ramblings. She has also covered ceremonial events such as the Lord Mayor's Show, Trooping the Colour and the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. Her autobiography, My Animals and Other Family, was published in 2012 and won the National Book Award for biography of the year. It has sold over a quarter of a million copies in hardback. The same year, she won the BAFTA Special Award and RTS Presenter of the Year Award for her coverage of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. In 2013, she was awarded an OBE for services to broadcasting and journalism in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.

Tony Ross

Tony Ross served in the RAF between 1940 and 1946, reaching the rank of wing commander and being awarded the DFC. After the war, he enjoyed a long career in marketing, before retiring in 1990. He married Joan Charles in 1946 and they remained married until Joan's death in 2006. Tony lives in France and will celebrate his 90th birthday in 2011.

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