C. Forrest is a lover of all things having to do with the wilderness and
the west. History and research are another of my favorite things. And
I'm pleased as punch to be part of Paper Gold Publishing.
Someone behind him pulls the hammer back on a rifle. Now James understands why his horse didn’t want to move. Two
Fingers McCracken doesn’t want James's money or supplies; the Metis
wants help. The man who kidnapped his daughter knows McCracken’s face.
James agrees to help. The Civil War veteran doesn’t realize the
situation is far more complicated than he first thought. Emmalee
McCracken is a pawn in a bigger struggle than anyone anticipated. But
getting out alive and staying out of jail will take all James Madison
Robertson’s intellect. And keeping Emmalee in Oregon may prove to be
beyond him. Based on a real situation that happened in 1880, two
towns in Union County, Oregon engaged in a vicious battle to get the
railroad to come their way. The conflict resulted in harsh feelings that
persisted into the 20th century.