Publisher info

Jackie Anton is the author of the award-winning series “Backyard Horse Tales.”

Adult novels for readers are created using her pen name J.M.Anton.

A few updates. Wind River Refuge has been rereleased as “Wind River Refuge Transcendent,” with added chapters and a new ending.

“Uncharted Storms 2 Short Stories of Survival” Is being printed as of this update on July 16,2022 and should be released early August. These short tales are gripping and will entertain YA as well as Adult readers.

A new series make it’s debut with “Annie-O Book One Mac’s Blue Eyed Mistress.” Follow Annie as She and her faithful puppy face life’s joys and pitfalls.

More Backyard Horse tales on the way. And a couple of new projects too!
Stay tuned.

Smashwords Interview

What is the Cleveland and North East Ohio connection to your books?
Each of the heroines in my adult works begin their adventures near the shores of Lake Erie. Their adventures take readers to various locations throughout the US as mysteries or crimes are unraveled. The battle of the sexes adds some spice as well as a few surprising twists ans turns.
Are there any updates?
Wind River Refuge is under revision, The new version will have a couple of additional chapters. More on this transformation later.
Another update is to the Backyard Horse Tales collection: BYHT3 "Don't Call Me Love" was released in paperback 6/20/17 and will be in hard cover for the 2017 Christmas Season.
Read more of this interview.
Cassandra: Night Shades
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,000. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016 by Jackie. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Cassandra Hoffman orphaned at the age of five was raised by her maternal grandmother. Two decades pass when she is confronted with a letter from her father’s Denver based attorney. She's shocked to learn that her dad lived through the car crash that took her mother and brothers in 1985.
Panhandle Mayhem: Troubles in Love-Land Book Two
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,430. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015 by Jackie. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Lexie would love to know how and when Cutter had convinced her mother that she should spend her Saturday playing tour guide for him while he checked out some farms near the Williams place. She’d protested, in vain, that the Williams boys would be better guides…
Fateful Waters: Troubles in Love-Land Book One
You set the price! Words: 32,940. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by Jackie. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Do you ever wonder why some people avoid the online match services? Find out what happened to Melinda Potter when she travels half way across the country to meet her match.


Backyard Horse Tales 3 Don't Call Me Love
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,800. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals » Pets & domestic animals
Love runs afoul of a gang of horse thieves and ends up thousands of miles from her Ohio home. Follow her hair raising adventures. Will she ever be able to get back to her family?
Backyard Horse Tales: Sox (2nd edition)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,240. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals » Mammals, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Excerpts of Emma's diary will helps us to understand a very special relationship as Sox grows from a foal to a colt and eventually a gelding. As time goes by, both horse and child have much to learn and share with the other. Growing up is not always easy... Despite the odds, both Sox and Emma dare to be different and eventually overcome their challenges!
Backyard Horse Tales 2: Frosty and the Nightstalker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,490. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 . Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals » Pets & domestic animals, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Frosty is an Appaloosa colt who undergoes a life changing event the summer he turns two that triggers a strange out of body experience. Is he only having bad dreams or is his strange haunting a result of the collective memories of Appaloosas from a long ago past? Follow Frosty through the twilight between space and time where you will meet the Nightstalker. 2013 Multiple book award recipient.