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Life As I Know It: The bestselling book, now a major film 'Ride Like a Girl'

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Life As I Know It: The bestselling book, now a major film 'Ride Like a Girl'...

Michelle Payne, John Harms

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

In Life As I Know It, Michelle Payne tells her deeply moving story. Michelle was put on a horse aged four. At five years old... [more]

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50 Years Of The Thoroughbred Club: Power and the Passion of Racing Pals

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50 Years Of The Thoroughbred Club: Power and the Passion of Racing Pals...

Rod Nicholson

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

The Thoroughbred Club... [more]

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Greg Miles: My Lucky Life

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Greg Miles: My Lucky Life

John Craven

Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Hardback

Biography of &quot;The Voice of Australian Racing&quot;, Greg Miles, a must-read for horse racing and sports enthusiasts.<br... [more]

$39.99

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Tulloch: A Mighty Champion

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Tulloch: A Mighty Champion

Ken Linnett Linnett

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Hardback

This is the remarkable story of Tulloch, the virtually unwanted yearling who rose to greatness with the support of Australia's... [more]

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Prince Of Penzance

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Prince Of Penzance

Kristen Manning

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

24 horses lined up for the running of the 155th Melbourne Cup. At 100-1 Prince Of Penzance was the equal outsider, backed... [more]

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Manikato 'The Man'

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Manikato 'The Man'

Adam Crettenden

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

A champion racehorse, Manikato won races at the elite level over six seasons through the late 1970s and early 1980s and became... [more]

$39.95

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Rough Magic: Riding the world's wildest horse race

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Rough Magic: Riding the world's wildest horse race

Lara Prior-Palmer

Autobiography: sport; Memoirs; Horse racing; Travel & holiday

Hardback

A feat of endurance across the vast Mongolian plains once traversed by the people of Genghis Khan, competitors ride 25 horses... [more]

$35.00

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Winx: Collected Edition of Every Race

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Winx: Collected Edition of Every Race

Ray Thomas

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

Follow Winx's journey from cover to cover, or open the book at any page. It's one champion writing about another and readers... [more]

$29.99

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WINX: The Authorised Biography

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WINX: The Authorised Biography

Andrew Rule

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Hardback

In Winx: The Authorised Biography, Andrew Rule, her owners, her breeder, her trainer and her rider tell the real story behind... [more]

$44.99

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Horse Racing's Strangest Tales

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Horse Racing's Strangest Tales

Andrew Ward

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

A quirky collection of true stories from the stranger side of horse racing, featuring horse-swapping skulduggery, battling... [more]

$19.99

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True Grit: Revised and Updated

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True Grit: Revised and Updated

Les Carlyon

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

Four decades of tales from the turf from Australia's leading writer on history... [more]

$34.99

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Ruby: The Autobiography

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Ruby: The Autobiography

Ruby Walsh

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

Autobiography of champion jockey and much-loved sports personality Ruby Walsh. [more]

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Peter Pan: The Forgotten Story of Phar Lap's Successor

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Peter Pan: The Forgotten Story of Phar Lap's Successor

Jessica Owers

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

In 1932, they said there would never be another Phar Lap. Yet within months there came a racehorse so wildly brilliant that... [more]

$34.99

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From Aintree to York: Racing Around Britain

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From Aintree to York: Racing Around Britain

Stephen Cartmell

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Writer and psychologist Stephen Cartmell set off to explore Britain using the cultural melting pot of the UK's 60 racecourses... [more]

$19.99

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Winx: The Full Story of the World's Best Racehorse

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Winx: The Full Story of the World's Best Racehorse

Andrew Rule

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

Winx joins Phar Lap and Bradman in the history books: a national sporting idol and the world's racehorse extraordinaire.<br... [more]

$32.99

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Phar Lap: The Story of Australia's Greatest Ever Racehorse

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Phar Lap: The Story of Australia's Greatest Ever Racehorse

Geoff Armstrong, Peter Thompson

Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

Phar Lap remains our greatest, most controversial and most iconic racehorse. In this revised and updated edition, the authors... [more]

$34.95

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The Jumping Game: How National Hunt Trainers Work and What Makes Them Tick

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The Jumping Game: How National Hunt Trainers Work and What Makes Them Tick...

Henrietta Knight

Sports training & coaching; Horse racing

Paperback

Retired racehorse trainer Henrietta Knight probes the secrets of thirty top National Hunt trainers in England and Ireland.... [more]

$19.99

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The Gauch

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The Gauch

Kristen Manning

Horse racing

Paperback

From the first time he sat on a horse aged 12, Darren Gauci had what it took to be a high class rider. A natural athlete with... [more]

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A Long Way from Wyandra: My Story - from the Bush to Black Caviar

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A Long Way from Wyandra: My Story - from the Bush to Black Caviar

Peter Moody

Autobiography: general; Horse racing

Paperback

The classic story of a boy from the bush who worked his way from outback Queensland all the way to Royal Ascot. As a kid growing... [more]

$22.99

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The Best Australian Racing Stories: From Archer to Makybe Diva

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The Best Australian Racing Stories: From Archer to Makybe Diva

Jim Haynes

Horse racing

Paperback

Did you know that Jorrocks raced till the grand old age of 19? Or that Melbourne Cup winner Grand Flaneur never lost a race?... [more]

$19.99

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Monsieur X: The incredible story of the most audacious gambler in history

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Monsieur X: The incredible story of the most audacious gambler in history...

Jamie Reid

Biography: sport; Gambling: theories & methods; Horse racing

Paperback

SHORTLISTED FOR THE TELEGRAPH SPORTS BIOGRAPHY OF THE YEAR AWARD 2019 Patrice des Moutis was a handsome, charming and well... [more]

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Dream Horse: The Incredible True Story of Dream Alliance

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Dream Horse: The Incredible True Story of Dream Alliance

Janet Vokes

Horse racing

CD-Extra

Janet Vokes was working behind the bar in her local working men's club in the small Welsh mining community of Cefn Fforest... [more]

$39.95

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The Big Book of Australian Racing Stories: Great Tales of the Turf from Jorrocks to Black Caviar

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The Big Book of Australian Racing Stories: Great Tales of the Turf from...

Jim Haynes

Anthologies (non-poetry); Horse racing

Paperback

Jim Haynes, Australia's favourite tale teller, loves the sport of kings as much as he loves Aussie yarns and bush verse. From... [more]

$22.99

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Remarkable Racecourses

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Remarkable Racecourses

Tom Peacock

Sporting venues; Horse racing

Hardback

Remarkable Racecourses is a beautifully presented collection of amazing racecourses from five continents captured by some... [more]

$45.00

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Moods: The Peter Moody Saga

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Moods: The Peter Moody Saga

Helen Thomas

Memoirs; Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

Paperback

The remarkable story of a champion Aussie horseman [more]

$24.99

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