Big Jim Williams

Biography

Big Jim Williams’ latest novel, JAKE SILVERHORN’S REVENGE, follows, CATTLE DRIVE, the Western Fictioneers’ Peacemaker 2014 Winner for Best First Novel. Audio books are, THE OLD WEST, and author/narrator, TALL TALES OF THE OLD WEST. Anthologies credits: BEST OF THE WEST and SUNDOWN WESTERN TALES (Sundown Press); SIX BULLETS TO SUNDOWN Vol 12 (Dusty Saddles press); DEAD OR ALIVE, BROKEN PROMISES (La Frontera Press); Western Fictioneers’ WOLF CREEK books. Online and print magazines, Frontier Tales, Rope and Wire, Western Horse-man, The Cardroom Poker News, Livestock (Texas) Weekly, American West, Sniplits, Shoot!; non-Westerns in Over-MyDeadBody, Orchard Press Mysteries, Suspense Magazine, and the anthologies, THE KILLER WORE CHANBERRY, volumes 3 & 4 (Untreed Read Press), IN VINO VERITAS (Horrified Press), THE LAST MAN (Sword & Saga), MURDER TO MIL-SPEC (Wilmont), and, AT HOME & ABROAD (Joyous). His Civil War drama, “Close Encounters of the Confederate Kind,” a San Francisco Shoestring Radio Theatre production, aired on over 100 NPR stations. “Re-Creating Baseball Games on Radio in 1951-52,” his personal non-fiction story, is scheduled for release in, AIR: A RADIO ANTHOLOGY (Hippocampus Press), in early 2019. Williams, a California resident, is a lifelong broadcaster. His favorites things are dogs, friends, writing, movies, reading, book stores, the Old West, naps, cold beer, buffets, laughing, staying healthy, avoiding trouble, letting others pick up the check, and trying to finish writing another Western story or novel.

Books

The Untamed West
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,940. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2018 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A collection of twenty-nine tales of the Old West featuring previously unpublished stories by such classic Western writers as James Reasoner, Douglas Hirt, McKendree Long, and Michael R. Ritt, and many more. Western Fictioneers is the only writers’ organization devoted solely to traditional Western fiction, and this huge collection will take readers on a action-packed ride.

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