New York : Ballantine Books, 1988.
312 pages ; 18 cm.

It is bad enough that Kit Fielding is the tallest jockey in racing; he has to be the most humane, as well. Now he is risking his life to stop the slaughter of horses, shot with a weapon called--with the cruelest irony--"a humane killer". Francis' biggest bestseller yet. "First-class entertainment! Great fun to read"--People.