Racing Start

Justina Brookes’ ambition is to win the Grand National, but no one in the racing world thinks a girl can do it.

Publishing history
Macmillan, London, pb, 2001

Justina Brookes’ ambition is to win the Grand National, but no one in the racing world thinks a girl can do it. Then Justina discovers Murphy’s Law, a horse she believes can win the National, and when top jockey Rory Calligan begins to believe in them, it looks as if Justina might just achieve her ambition.

The Winners series
Racing Start
Crossing the Line
Breaking the Rules
Race to Glory

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Samantha Alexander