Kae Cheatham


Kae Cheatham (a.k.a. K. Follis Cheatham) has published more than a dozen books of fiction and nonfiction. Her juveniles' biography, of American Indian activist Dennis Banks, was a SPUR Award Finalist. Poetry and articles have appeared in many national publications. She has edited for publishing houses and magazines, and worked as a writer/photographer stringer for a rodeo magazine.

Kae has several fiction titles about the American West with emphasis on ethnic minorities.These historically-accurate stories have also given her a basis for world building in her social Science Fiction titles.

Her freelance editing and book production has helped produce a decant of recent titles for several authors. She lives and works in Helena, Montana.

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Hammer Come Down
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,070. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Western
The 1836 Creek Indian war changes the lives of two young men when an Alabama plantation is destroyed. Devastated by the loss of family and friends, the slave, Jason heads West with his master, Tolin Cobb. During the trek, Jason contemplates his atypical life as Tolin’s manservant. He has grown up knowing well the restraints demanded of a black man, yet always dreams of Freedom.
The Adventures of Elizabeth Fortune
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,210. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When Elizabeth Fortune is forced to quit school and find a way to get by, she must rely on all her personal resources. For a young woman in 1870, that would be hard enough, but for someone of mixed Native American, African American and Anglo American heritage, it’s quite a challenge.
Gem of the Galaxy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 204,530. Language: American English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
GEM OF THE GALAXY contains two complete books: Child of the Mist and Daughter of the Stone. The are stand-alone stories about a planet where a glowing, growing adamant is vital to the culture and a driving element in the action and events. This gem is the core of major politics, and a revered aspect of mythology.

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