Merlin Fanshaw known as 'The Bodacious Kid' finds himself the proud new owner of a bloodbay thoroughbred racehorse. After his parents' death Merlin had been semiadopted by livery owner Walt Finkleman but now old Walt is dead and Merlin is alone except for the prized horse the fine old man had left him. Touched by the inheritance Merlin sees the horse Quicksilver as a chance to change his future. Quicksilver could win him fortune and fame at the racetracks. There are plenty of obstacles along the way but Merlin doggedly pursues his goal with courage and character.
- Hardback | 393 pages
- 152.4 x 220.98 x 33.02mm | 544.31g
- 01 May 2007
- Center Point
- United States
- Large type / large print
- Large type / large print edition