Denzel Holmes

Biography

Denzel Holmes is the author of four Western novels, set in Texas and true to the times and places. He grew up in the ranch country of Pecos County, Married his sweetheart Margie when she was 16 and he was 20. Going on 53 years now. They live in Belton and sell their books there and at Canton, Kerrville, Waxahachie, Dripping Springs, and many other local venues. He speaks to civic, social and library groups where asked.

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Books

Concho
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,810. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
West Texas 1873-4. Bob Guthrie wants to leave trail driving and become a gentleman rancher on the Concho River. Matt Altmann, young German engineer and son of a prince, wants Bob's land to build a dam. Both men underestimate the other's determination, and both misjudge the hardships. Their odyssey across the Texas plains reaches into the soul of each man to finds something good...eventually.
Big Cypress
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Series: Mitt Stone, three. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
BIG CYPRESS is a Western historical fiction story set in East Texas 1870, Curly Smith is a minor character in Denzel Holmes' HORSE THIEF and the LADY, the first of his MITT STONE series. In BIG CYPRESS Curly is the toughest deputy sheriff in Texas.
Last Race Sunday
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Series: Mitt Stone, two. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,720. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Second in Denzel Holmes' Mitt Stone Series. Mitt sets out to set right the killing of his young niece. A Texas Ranger who hates Mitt gives him good advice. He finds not one but five suspects in a small Texas town torn apart by the corrupting influence of horse racing. His time is limited In eleven days the action driven mystery must find its solution.
The Horse Thief and The Lady
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Series: Mitt Stone, one. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,580. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
First of the three Mitt Stone series of Western novels. Texas 1860's action, suspense and resolution with engaging characters and interwoven plot. Mitt Stone's ambitions override common sense as he pursues his dreams and flees a posse aboard his black stallion Rambler.

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