***Free copy received from Online Book Club in return for an honest review***
Counting Stars by Steve Salter is a modern fiction thriller set in the prestigious world of Irish horse racing and follows Frank Rooney, a recovering compulsive gambler and equine veterinarian. Frank, along with three of his friends, hatches a scheme to secretly breed a star racer. Frank struggles to fight his addiction while he uncovers deception, intrigue, and corruption within the same institution he and his friends are attempting to undermine. Using mindfulness and meditation to overcome his addiction, Frank may just pull off one of the biggest coups of the Irish racing world.