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Favored to Win (Winning Odds Series Book 1) [Kindle Edition]

MaryAnn Myers
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Book Description

"The Greatest Thoroughbred Racetrack Novel Ever!"

This is Book One of the Winning Odds Series.
"Odds on Favorite," Book Two, released April 9, 2012.

Dawn never meant to hurt anyone. She never meant to live a lie; she never meant to fall in love. Sometimes things just happen.

As the mysteries and excitement of Thoroughbred racing unfold, so do the details of Dawn Fioritto's life and past. While covering a story for the local newspaper, Dawn becomes captivated by an enchanting old man and with life behind the scenes at Nottingham Downs. She returns under the guise of writing a novel. For two years, she comes and goes, employed as a groom in relative obscurity. No one knows who she is, or where she's been. She is an enigma, harmless and protected, in a racing world where one lives only for the moment, where yesterday is gone, and where there may be no tomorrow. Until the day, some starts asking questions....

Critically acclaimed author MaryAnn Myers has done it again! As with her previous page-turning novels, Call Me Lydia and Maple Dale, she will keep you spellbound well into the night. Give in to the magic, settle back in your favorite chair and enjoy.

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    About the Author

    MaryAnn Myers is an equestrian, horse trainer, and environmentalist. She lives on an organic farm in Northeast Ohio with her family and is currently working on her tenth novel titled "Odds on Favorite," a sequel to "Favored to Win."

    Product details

    • Format: Kindle Edition
    • File Size: 1097 KB
    • Print Length: 460 pages
    • Publisher: Sunrise Horse Farm; 1 edition (26 July 2010)
    • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
    • Language: English
    • ASIN: B003XIIZZI
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    • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
    • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #58,205 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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    "Winning Odds" author MaryAnn Myers currently has Two titles in the TOP TEN in the US Kindle Bestsellers in Horse Racing! She dominates the Kindle Equestrian Fiction for Adults category tag - She rules the Feminist Fiction Category tag - MaryAnn Myers has arrived in the UK and winning fans!

    http://www.amazon.co.uk/tag/horse%20racing%20fiction?ref_=tag_dpp_cust_itdp_t&store=1

    With the release of "Odds on Favorite" (Book Two of the Winning Odds Series) which takes a hard look at the Thoroughbred racing industry, MaryAnn Myers has stepped out on a bold limb. "I love Thoroughbreds, I love the racetrack, but..." says Myers. "We need to examine the practices of old and re-evaluate the new standards. We need to always, and I mean always, put the horses' and jockeys' safety first. Racing is all about winning, yes, as with most competitive sports. But it is also about the integrity of the sport. Owners and trainers need to be held accountable for the Thoroughbreds they breed and own. These horses run their hearts out, because that's what they were bred to do and that is what they love. But they have no choice of where to go after they are no longer competitive. That is where the integrity of ownership comes in. Everyone involved needs to make a commitment up front to the long respectful life of that Thoroughbred. It's as simple as that."

    Bestselling author of "Favored to Win!" Horse trainer, equestrian, and environmentalist, MaryAnn Myers lives on an organic farm in Northeast Ohio with her family. She writes about what she knows and loves, horses!

    Famous quote, "I just want to write, I just want to ride."

    MaryAnn Myers' novels are consistently on the Kindle Bestseller lists. Her characters are real-life people readers love! Every book is a story about love and triumph!

    MaryAnn is a Yahoo Equestrian Sports Writer. She is a top Ezine Articles Horse Specialist. Her articles have appeared in Holistic Horse, Rocky Mountain Rider, America's Horse, and Practical Horseman.

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    4.0 out of 5 stars a decent read 18 Mar. 2014
    By mike
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    Easy reading. Kept me interested all the way through. A bit superficial but gave an interesting insight into USA stable routines.
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    5.0 out of 5 stars great read 4 Oct. 2013
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    great book read them while on holiday and they kept me entertained for a few days ra good combination of romance and thriller
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    4.0 out of 5 stars Fun if you like horse racing 7 Oct. 2013
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    An easy read if you are into horse racing but the equine facts are not very realistic. Enjoyed it anyway.
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    2.0 out of 5 stars poor read 25 Jun. 2015
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    Didn't like the style of writing or the story line, gave up with it.
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    4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars 5 Jan. 2015
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    good story
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