When 2 local children turned up missing, the local town called on a man who'd once tracked Geronimo for the Army. Everyone thought a local troubled teen, an Indian named Jingles had taken them since he was also missing. It became more than a hunt for Buffalo Brown. It became a rescue mission.
Leonard Ganley rides into the town of Sommerset with a whirlwind of rumour trailing in his wake. Some say he is a US marshal others that he is a bounty hunter. Few however would argue his reason for being there. Lukas Grove. A man who holds Sommerset in the palm of his hand and a man whose past is about to catch up with him.
The 21 short stories crafted by Tom Sheehan in THE WESTERING tell of the pioneering of those who came from many countries, many customs, many cultures, and brought much of that mix with them to create the American West as we now know it. THE WESTERING has been nominated for the 2012 National Books Award in Fiction.
Hired On is Volume 2 of the award winning short stories of Will Starr. In the title story, Hired On, a young man who has just joined a trail herd as a cook suddenly finds himself faced with the challenge of a lifetime...alone