Sharpshooter by Kit Prate
Approx. 7,690 words.
Published on January 14, 2011 by
Western Trail Blazer.
Clete Benteen was a kid one minute and a man the next. The son of a sharpshooter, he grew up when his pa was brought home across the back of a horse, back-shot. Making a place for himself among hard cowboys, Clete must use all the skill he has to provide for his family and to find his Pa's killer. But is he tough enough to survive?