Four Horses Dead Ringer by J. D. McCall
Approx. 92,160 words.
Published on February 21, 2012 by
Western Trail Blazer.
Aging U.S. Marshal Alistair B. Taggart recruits middle-aged blacksmith John McKinney as his deputy. A steadfast friendship develops between the two men. Six years later, the elderly Taggart is eyeing the end of his career as McKinney settles into his new job as sheriff of Winfield, Kansas. Facing the biggest challenge of their lives, only friendship stands between them and a bullet...