Richard Stanley Francis CBE FRSL was a British crime writer, and former steeplechase jockey, whose novels centre on horse racing in England. After wartime service in the RAF, Francis became a full-time jump-jockey, winning over races and.
Richard Stanley Francis CBE FRSL (31 October – 14 February ) was a British crime . In he was given the Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Award, the highest honour bestowed by the MWA. In , he was granted the Malice Domestic Award for Lifetime Achievement. He was created an Officer of.
Dick Francis, whose notable but blighted career as a champion steeplechase He won the Edgar Allan Poe Award of the Mystery Writers of.
Dick Francis, British jockey and mystery writer known for his realistic () and Forfeit (), which won an Edgar Award for its tale of a.