Gambling brothers Jamey and Jake Galloway ride trails, rails and riverboats on a rollicking odyssey through the Old West, ranging far and wide to seek their fortune at poker tables from New Orleans to 'Frisco. While Jamey prefers being a live coward to a dead hero, brash big brother Jake rarely backs down from a fight.
When their Texas hometown is threatened by land-grabbing cattle king Wilhelm Krieg and shady banker Silas Atwood, Jamey and Jake return to face their most desperate gamble yet: Can they cook up a scheme to outfox ruthless scoundrels and save Serenity Falls from ruin&mdahs;without getting themselves killed?
Inspired by high-spirited classics like Maverick, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Silverado and The Sting, New York Times bestselling author Howard Weinstein tells a timeless historical tale about the never-ending David vs. Goliath battle against greed and corruption - as relevant today as in 1873!
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About the Author
New York Times bestselling author Howard Weinstein became a professional writer at 19, when he sold “The Pirates of Orion” episode to NBC’s Emmy-winning animated Star Trek revival in 1974.
Since his first novel in 1981, Howard’s eclectic writing credits include 16 novels, graphic novels and non-fiction books (including seven Star Trek novels); 65 Star Trek comic books; and many newspaper and magazine articles and columns. His books include Puppy Kisses Are Good for the Soul, a heart-warming account of life with his first wonderful Welsh Corgi, Mail Order Annie; and a biography of one of his childhood heroes, New York Yankees baseball star and Hall of Famer Mickey Mantle.
Readers can contact the author at firstname.lastname@example.org and visit him online at www.howardweinsteinbooks.com.