Alex Brown (bio) is currently based in Helston, Cornwall. Seeking project-based consulting or teaching assignments in the marketing and digital media space. Please contact

Missionville is available on,,, and Booktopia (au), paperback and kindle. Missionville is also available at Barnes & Noble. It’s a story about greed, desperation and humanity, based at a low-level racetrack in Pennsylvania.

Excerpt: Missionville: Chapter 4

Missionville Coverage:
Horse books for the holidays: Missionville book review
Still Time to Help the Horses and Burros for Christmas
Down The Stretch: Book Review: Missionville by Alex Brown
Years spent at Woodbine served as critical education for Alex Brown’s horse racing novel
Alex Brown, author of Missionville – Interview
Missionville by Alex Brown
Former Cecil Whig contributor publishes novel
Profile On: Alex Brown, former Exercise Rider

Prior Book: Becoming a Clear Admit: The Definitive Guide to MBA Admissions is now available at Clear Admit and Amazon. You can explore the book through a series of book excerpts and author commentaries.

Recent blog posts:
Missionville to launch in September
Missionville: Cover Art For New Book
Second Auction: A Short Story
Horse Racing: A Short Story
Pavement Artist, London, 1936
Merther Uny, Cornwall: Stone Cross

Recent Projects


YouTube Video Project: Horses: Sports, Culture, and Slaughter, in America launched.

Not too current, but I wrote a book: Greatness and Goodness: Barbaro and His Legacy. (published 2011)


Alex Brown Racing came to prominence as a site that provided updates on 2006 Derby winner Barbaro, during his time at the New Bolton Center. That episode evolved into an online community that supports horse welfare issues (discussion board).

Alex Brown also teaches, writes, advocates for horses, speaks, and undertakes consulting work.