Two Book Signings for Sasscer Hill

Book is first in a planned series featuring a young female jockey.

Author Lynda Sasscer Hill will be signing copies of "Full Mortality," a horse racing murder mystery, in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., later this month.

According to a release, the book is the first in a planned series featuring young female jockey Nikki Latrelle. Hill will be at the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame from 10 a.m.-noon daily Aug. 17-19. From 7-9 p.m. on Aug. 16 and 18, she will be signing books at the Borders Books on Broadway.

The book, which is set at Laurel Park in Maryland, has an official publication date of Oct. 15, but is available through some online outlets.

The first chapter of "Full Mortality" is availabe to read online at: