BOOK REVIEW: ‘Dick Francis’s Damage’

DICK FRANCIS’S DAMAGE

By Felix Francis Putnam, $26.95, 400 pages

This book explodes in its opening chapter with a gruesome murder at a race track, concludes with an express train demolishing a victim at 100 miles an hour and vibrates on intervening pages with the thunder of horses’ hooves. Felix Francis’ latest mystery does the family‚Ķ