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  • Round Tableby John McEvoy

    Eclipse Press 2002; US$ 9.99

    Round Table was an everyman's horse. In an era when larger-than-life racehorses such as Native Dancer, Swaps, and Nashua became national heroes, Round Table quietly and steadily racked up victories. In Round Table: Thoroughbred Legends #16, longtime editor and writer John McEvoy tells the inspirational story of the horse who gave his all every... more...

  • The Seabiscuit Storyby John McEvoy

    Eclipse Press 2003; US$ 9.99

    Using firsthand accounts of Seabiscuit's life and racing career as reported in the pages of The Blood-Horse magazine, The Seabiscuit Story tells the amazing rags-to-riches story of this 1930s horse racing phenomenon. Actual accounts of Seabiscuit’s rise to fame start with his first victory in a stakes race at age two, his success under new... more...

  • Women in Racingby John McEvoy

    Eclipse Press 2001; US$ 9.99

    Horse sports have long been unique in that women compete on equal terms with men — and win. But horse racing was one area where women were denied access, unless in a non-physical role such as ownership, because the sport was deemed too tough, too demanding for the “weaker” sex. In the 1970s, that all began to change as women made inroads... more...

  • Great Horse Racing Mysteriesby John McEvoy

    Eclipse Press 2004; US$ 9.99

    Did jockey Ron Hansen leap off the San Mateo Bridge, or did someone force him? Did arsonists set fire to Hawthorne Race Course after a betting scam went awry? Was the great stallion Shergar killed by the IRA, or is he living in anonymity somewhere in Ireland? Great Horse Racing Mysteries examines these baffling cases and many others. Author John McEvoy,... more...

  • Blind Switchby John McEvoy

    ReadHowYouWant 2009; US$ 9.99

    One-time amateur boxer Jack Doyle, an irreverent and rebellious advertising account representative, goes to work one fine Chicago day and finds his desk - and his job - both gone. A two-time loser at the marriage game as well, Doyle, usually ultra-confidant, fishes himself out of a bottle to take stock, realizing, ''with a thumping finality,... more...

  • Close Callby John McEvoy

    ReadHowYouWant 2009; US$ 9.99

    Ex-amateur boxer and failed advertising account executive Jack Doyle, hero of Blind Switch, returns to the world of thoroughbred horse racing at a suburban Chicago track. With the help of furrier-to-the-mob Moe Kellman, Doyle is hired as publicity director at Monee Park - a struggling racetrack owned by heiress Celia McCann. Celia, whose husband is... more...

  • Riders Downby John McEvoy

    ReadHowYouWant 2009; US$ 9.99

    Why are some of America's best and most respected jockeys suddenly losing big races? And who would kill a ninety-two-year-old bookmaker? ''McEvoy has created a winning protagonist in Chicago turf writer Matt O'Connor, who has an abundance of friends in mostly low places and his finger firmly on the pulse of the national horseracing... more...

  • The Historiography of the Chemical Revolutionby John G McEvoy

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95

    This study offers a critical survey of past and present interpretations of the Chemical Revolution designed to lend clarity and direction to the current ferment of views. more...

  • The Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practiceby Alan Carr; Christine Linehan; Gary O'Reilly; Patricia Noonan Walsh; John McEvoy

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 79.95

    The Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice will equip clinical psychologists in training with the skills necessary to complete a clinical placement in the field of intellectual disability. Building on the success of the previous edition this handbook has been extensively revised. Throughout, the text, references, and... more...

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