Poisoned Pen, Oct 2002, 24.95, 299 pp.
Deciding not to follow in the footsteps of his dad, Steve Cline drops out of college and accepts a job at Maryland's Foxdale Farm. Though he works hard, Steve feels good about his decision as he feels his future with thoroughbreds has jut begun as Foxdale trains and boards jumpers.
Steve nurses an ailing horse that he visits at night to see how the steed is doing. However, this evening,... Dead Man's Touch
Poisoned Pen Press, Nov 2003, 24.95, 319 pp.
He saw a man executed and was nearly killed himself. Twenty-two years old Steve Cline has recovered but is still emotionally fragile and unable to return to his job at Foxdale Horse Farm. He is estranged from his wealthy and prominent family but when he learns that his father was killed, he returns home for the funeral. His angry and embittered brother Robert tells Steve that he was n...