Amidst personal and economic tragedies, horseman Ivan Shostakov tries to keep his life and house intact while also fighting for his country. To expound the situation, family relationships are being pushed to the breaking point and Tsar Peter I is keen on Europeanizing Russia, torturing everyone, and squelching the Cossack culture of Southern Russia. A large-scale novel of action and solitude, romance and conflict, spanning the vast territories from golden steppe to cold northern forest in Finland and Siberia, For He was a Cossack is an enthralling read.
The Grey Road: Royce Macduff is in a small-time but infamous gang called the Rowman Posse. However, his easy life changes when an event occurs involving the leader’s friend Johnny Pellette. Royce finds himself riding the Grey Road between criminality and innocence in order to survive. (first edition which may include mistakes)
Vengeance Trail: When Clint Patterson’s father sends him a letter inviting him to a small cabin in Raton, New Mexico, he doesn’t expect anything much different than Kansas life. However, he inherits the cabin and soon finds himself on a reluctant search for an old treasure- Patsy Harriot’s Necklace. He ends up on a vengeance trail for the notorious outlaw Bill Thompson. Patterson is accompanied by cool and practical Marshal Johnson and a comical but two-faced bounty hunter, who will not stop at anything but giving Bill Thompson and his gang a deadly case of manila fever. Will Patterson and his friends bring in the bounty or meet a fate six feet underground?