News - Book Award

4/10/14 Grand National tale captures Book Award By Mary Simon         ...
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4/10/14 LEXINGTON, KY. -- David Owen’s book, Foinavon: The Story of the Grand National’s Biggest Upset, was honored with the prestigious Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award at a reception hosted by Castleton Lyons on the evening of April 9. The award, worth $10,000 to the winner—equal to that...
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All three finalists for the 2013 Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award are tales of unexpected equine stars who grabbed racing’s headlines in their respective eras—with two being set against the dramatic backdrop of England’s Grand National Steeplechase, and two featuring strong,...
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2013 Dr. Ryan semi-finalists exceptional group  The 2013 Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award competition has drawn the strongest slate of semi-finalists in its eight year history to date, an impressive assortment of well-penned histories, fiction, biography, and autobiographies—both human and...
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FLYING CHANGE:A YEAR OF RACING AND FAMILY AND STEEPLECHASING wins 7th annual Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award
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Toby wins sixth annual Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award Longtime racing journalist Milton Toby is the recipient of the sixth annual Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award, presented by Castleton Lyons and THOROUGHBRED TIMES. The award was presented by the late Dr. Ryan’s son, Shane Ryan, at a reception...
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(Article courtesy of The Thoroughbred Times) VIDEO: Gordon wins 2010 Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award Posted: Wednesday, April 13, 2011 8:16 PM Author Jaimy Gordon received first prize in the fifth annual Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award competition, presented by Castleton Lyons and Thoroughbred...
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