Only a child that frightening day, Gilly has never been able to erase the horrific images of his family being murdered, and then his own fear and loneliness. His heart has burned with revenge and now he's ready. Whittle, a longtime John Wayne fan, was dared to write a western and has come through with guns blazing. Fans will wish this was not just a short novel (from his book "Yesterdays'). More
A short novel taken from the authors' 2010 book of short stories, "Yesterdays." This story has already received outstanding reviews from readers who love the unusual twists this bestselling author adds to his popular and award-winning novels. Gilly, a scrawny, rough-looking drifter may not be all he appears to be. Orphaned by a tragic course of events years before, he now travels alone from Canada's Rockies to the American West seeking work and the men he knows were responsible for the death of his family. It's all here, a two-bit town with a doc and a sheriff, cowboys, Indians, rustlers and, of course, mistrust and gunfire. Whittle, a 3x bestselling author and a longtime John Wayne fan, was dared to write this and he has come through with guns blazing. With his wife, Joyce Sandilands as co-author, the consensus is that this popular, award-winning duo have given their fans another highly entertaining tale. So here it is for the reader who prefers a novel over a book of short stories!