Biography & Memoirs
  • Horseplayers: Life at the Track
    Horseplayers: Life at the Track

    This fun and witty expos of horse racing in America goes behind the scenes at the track, providing a serious gambler's-eye view of the action. This account follows Ted McClelland's personal journey of what it means to be a horseplayer as he gambles with his book advance using various strategies along the way.
    $24.95
  • Betting On Myself
    Betting On Myself


    Author Steve Crist's unique memoir takes readers through his personal journey into journalism, gambling, politics and high finance. Whether you're someone who has never seen a Kentucky Derby or a veteran horseplayer, Betting on Myself is an unprecedented and compelling tale.

    $24.95
  • Wink: The Incredible Life and Epic Journey of Jimmy Winkfield
    Wink: The Incredible Life and Epic Journey of Jimmy Winkfield


    This vivid and compelling biography has already led to Winkfield's recent induction into the horse racing's Hall of Fame, one of only three black jockeys honored there. Wink tells the story of Jimmy's rise from humble beginnings as a shoeshine boy in Lexington, Kentucky, to the top of turn-of-the-century American racing.



    $29.95
  • The Backstretch: My First Decade Playing The Game
    The Backstretch: My First Decade Playing The Game

    A gambler's memoir. Primarily focused on horse racing with dashes of other gambling experiences mixed in. Over a decade's worth of true life, unbelievable gambling tales.
    $15.95
  • Randy Romero's Remarkable Ride
    Randy Romero's Remarkable Ride

    Randy Romero’s Remarkable Ride
    written by Bill Heller, details the jockey’s many travails and successes over the course of a 26-year professional riding career. Beginning with Romero’s childhood in Erath, La., Heller traces Romero’s journey from the bush tracks of Cajun country to the most well-known tracks in the country.
    $19.95
  • As I Remember: A Personal History of Thoroughbred Horse Racing
    As I Remember: A Personal History of Thoroughbred Horse Racing


    Daily Racing FormOscar "Double-O" Otis' leaves behind a treasure trove of lasting memories that entertain and preserve the history of Thoroughbred horse racing for generations to come.
    $28.47
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