Review of Making Allowances by Charlie de Luca

Scarlett Brodie

Hi here’s a review for this book which I was lucky enough to be a beta reader for. Now it’s out and available on amazon for just 99p I thought I’d review it for  potential readers.

This book, another racing thriller, from the same stable as Charlie’s other books is a cracking read. What’s interesting is the new world that it introduces, the world of how people become jockeys . Did you know that jump jockeys work as conditional jockeys first and have no particular salary and rely on trainers for expenses and living accommodation,   Most are treated well but for some their trust is abused and they are groomed into pulling horse races. This is the case in this book where a young jockey is beaten up for winning a race ( he wasn’t supposed to) and later goes missing. Another is knocked over by a car  when he…

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