Monday, November 14, 2011

New Dundee Western - HARD TRAIL TO SOCORRO

I'm pleased to announce that my new Western novel, HARD TRAIL TO SOCORRO, is now available on Amazon Kindle and also through Smashwords in various other eBook formats. In a few weeks, a print version will be available as well --- more on that when it is officially out.
This is the first in a planned series from Western Trail Blazer featuring Bodie Kendrick, bounty hunter.
The publisher's blurb for HARD TRAIL is as follows:
Bounty hunter Bodie Kendrick apprehended his prey without too much trouble. Claiming the reward, however, turns out not to be so easy.
First there is Veronica Fairburn, the beautiful woman who has her own business in Socorro and insists on sticking with Kendrick when he sets out to return there with his prisoner … Then there's the gang of tough ranch hands dead set on relieving him of the prisoner in order to dish out their own brand of personal revenge … Add in the Mexican desperado stalking the woman, and the band of renegade Apaches raiding throughout the region—and Kendrick has his work cut out for him.
Complicating matters even more are the feelings developing between Kendrick and Veronica.
But the greatest challenge of all may come from the daring passage they must attempt over the Jornada del Muerto—the Journey of the Dead, awaiting them in the merciless White Sands desert.

I think that sums up the storyline pretty well.
All I can add is that this is a good, old-fashioned Western adventure with grit, lots of action, and a dash of romance. I hope you'll give it a try --- I think you'll enjoy it.

Persevere --- WD


Peter Brandvold said...

I can't wait to read this one, Wayne. I loved DISMAL RIVER and O'DOUL, couldn't put either one down, and I'm sure it'll be the same with this one. I've already read the opening and I'll probably turn the sound off on the football game tonight, and read.

Thanks for your great work, my friend!


wayne d. dundee said...

Peter -
Thank you for the kind words and encouragement. Coming from you, that really means a lot.
Thanks again --- WD

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