Many of you know David Rose our stalwart racing aficionado. His friend and former racing driver Ken Vose has released his series of Formula 1 racing novels on eBook.
myself but in David's own words "I have read both books and can honestly say they are the best books on Formula 1 I have ever read. They are a must read for any Formula 1 fan. Although the characters in his books are fictitious they are very similar to actual figures within the sport." - and David would know!
York) – July, 2013.
Northampton House Press has re-released the Pete Hawthorn Formula One
series of racing thrillers, by former racing driver Ken Vose, for Nook, Kobo,
Kindle, iPads, and other e-reading formats.
Oversteer takes the
reader into the glamorous and high-risk world of international Formula One
racing. When driver Pete Hawthorn goes to Rio
for the Brazilian Grand Prix, he sets in motion a chain of events that will
solve a decades-old mystery: the disappearance of his father in the Brazilian
jungle during the 1970 World Cup Rally.
Dead Pedal is the
sequel to Hawthorn’s Brazilian adventure. When three members of an exclusive
racing society fall victim to a mysterious killer, questions arise as to
whether their deaths were related to racing or to their wartime involvement
with the WWII anti-Nazi resistance in France. The answer lies somewhere
along the tortuous 1000 mile route of Italy's
famed Mille Miglia.
spent twenty years in the film and television industry as an editor, producer, writer
and director. His screenwriting credits
include Greased Lightning starring
Richard Pryor as NASCAR race driver
Wendell Scott. Vose, who resides in rural Pennsylvania, is currently at work on the
third book in the series. Boost will take Hawthorn to the
fastest racecourse on the planet – the Bonneville Salt Flats – to investigate
the suspicious death of a fellow driver who crashed during a practice run for
an attempt to set a new World Land Speed Record.
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