Martin loves to travel, and has toured extensively in the US and abroad.
For Martin, travel is an opportunity to make new friends, gain new material, and just enjoy the world. He currently lives in Montana with his wife Kat and their four sons. One of the foremost authorities in Western history, Martin frequently lectures and writes on the subject with his most notable events the Pikes Peak Writers Conference and the Romance Writers of America. One of the most prolific writers of his generation, L. Continuing in the same vein, he published the first of his very popular series of Western novels, El Lazo of the Clint Ryan series in Given that, he was born and bred in California, he had an opportunity to meet many of the dust bowl immigrants who helped him draw a more accurate picture of the West.
His upbringing as a wrangler, hunter, and packer help to embellish his narratives and make them more historically accurate. The last of the very popular Clint Ryan series was published in The Montana series of novels is also one of L.
The first novel in the series, Stranahan was published in to critical acclaim. Unlike the Clint Ryan series of novels, the Montana books have a different protagonist for each novel. Nonetheless, all of the books are set in the Wild West Montana countryside.
They tell the stories of families trying to eke out a living in the lawless country, of hunting down criminals, of family feuds and revenge, and an overarching theme of destiny. What makes these novels so enthralling is that they have a great degree of accuracy in setting and character. One of the most popular of L. For the Indians the most important thing is to defend their tribal lands and heritage from contamination and annexation by any foreign invaders. The most important thing for the Mexicans is to keep their idyllic life intact in the face of the Native American agitation.
Nevertheless, both groups are powerless against the might of the new power explosively expanding westwards. The new state is determined to take the entire country up to the Pacific. The Mexicans and Indians are doomed to lose their lifestyle, regardless of how much they may try to prevent this from happening.
But out of nowhere appears a seaman, an adventurer, all alone and seemingly stranded. His name is John Clinton Ryan.
He has had the tough luck of arriving in the land at its most tumultuous period. He will have to learn how to fight like a vaquero, if he is to survive a land that is full of Mexican Soldados, while also keeping himself away from the clutches of a cruel sea captain who swore to hang him, if he ever set eyes of him. Another popular L.
This is a place where everything is for sale and nothing is forbidden, where lives worth less than a mound of sparkling dust. The men intend to take her abroad where she could face a fate worse than death.
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Sagebrush Coyote February 25, at AM. Martin represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in LaGrange County Public Library. But sometimes you can use them to your benefit! His upbringing as a wrangler, hunter, and packer help to embellish his narratives and make them more historically accurate. Bantam also brought it out as a paperback. I am not a writer, but I do love to read. Penny Wyatt rated it it was amazing Apr 27,
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