John Duncklee

Biography

John Duncklee is an award-winning author of sixteen plus books and multiple short stories and articles. His published work covers fiction, non-fiction, satire, unusual tales, and poetry.
Prior to his writing career, John was a university professor in both the United States and Mexico, a cattle rancher, Quarter Horse breeder, designer of mesquite wood furniture, and served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.
He lives in New Mexico with his wife, Penny, an illustrator and artist.

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Books

Genevieve of Tombstone
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,810. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Alone at 17, I went to live with our neighbors. The man of the house took a fancy to me, stole my virginity, and I run off. On the stage, I met a woman who taught me to survive by way of the world's oldest profession in Tombstone. A sweet man asked me to marry him-my life changed again. Happy, we worked hard, but nothing stayed the same for long. Life dealt me some blows, but made me strong.
Intrigue Along the Border
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When Audrey Nichols loses the husband she was leaving to a terrible accident, she seeks solace with her friends on a border ranch in Arizona. Jackie and Leo Ellis welcome Audrey, but are careful to have her away from the ranch on certain nights. What are Audrey's friends up to, and are they all in danger? Could it have anything to do with the Mexican drug cartels and smuggling?
Holiday Surprise
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
~ A Romance Short ~ Joe and Marge, high school sweethearts, break up when Joe travels west to become a cowboy. Joe works as a cowboy in Wyoming, but he never forgets Marge. Eventually he retires from the cowboy life to become a writer. With his belly rounded and a white beard, Joe becomes Santa Claus for The Brown Palace Hotel in Denver. Then one special Christmas Eve, a surprise await him.
Secrets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
~A man pushed too far~Uncontrollable rage~Secrets~ Determined to become a concert pianist, Michael struggles against drunken parents, finances, lost love, and bad odds. But there is only so much a young man can take before he snaps. Judith works at a bordello and is on the dessert menu. She also was once pushed too far. Michael's music draws her to him. Can they overcome their tormenting secrets?
I Bit the Silver Spoon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,860. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"I read Will James, and dreamed of becoming a cowboy." John Duncklee shared the dream of many young boys. Growing up during the depression was difficult and his father had other plans for John. Through a multitude of jobs, college, and the military, the desire to be a cowboy lived in John's heart. An emotional, sometimes humorous, always entertaining memoir of one man's life lived on his terms.
The Soul of the HobNailed Boot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Harry Kennedy stakes out a home for himself on The Lonesome Buzzard, his mining claim in the mountains near Bandino. For 23 years, he scraped a living out of the old mine. Then he finally decides to retire, and accepts a monthly check from Social Security. Now some 'guvment yahoos' are telling him he has to leave to make way for a campground. "Well," Harry decides. "We'll just see about that!"
The Grand Experiment
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,900. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
What if... Long ago, a race of aliens in a far off galaxy devises an experiment and populates Planet Earth. Then they watch. What if... Every major event on Earth, from the birth of Jesus to the crash at Roswell, is attributable to the aliens. The Aliens are saddened at the wars and waste of resources. What if... We are just a part of The Grand Experiment?

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