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Vendetta Gold

Mike Blakely

Forge Books

A bloody family feud sent Roy Huckaby to a dusty Texas prison for three years. Now he' out, vowing to follow the straight and narrow and to ride alone into a solid new life. But when a dying vaquero gives him a treasure map, Roy starts out on a path he hopes will lead to incalculable wealth only to find it's bordered with dangerous pitfalls-and unexpected romance.

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I had just one ambition the day the old Mexican died. One ideal controlled my every action. A single goal for life went before all my daily needs and immediate desires. I had vowed to dedicate the rest of my days on earth to the complete and unceasing avoidance of criminal activity and nothing I could imagine would ever have the power to sway me from that mission.
It may not sound like much of an aspiration or one that would prove particularly difficult to achieve, but to me it was a cause so crucial and absorbing that I felt precariously near to failure at every
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Praise for Vendetta Gold

"Mike Blakely turns the horses loose in all our souls."--W. Michael Gear and Kathleen O'Neal Gear

"Blakely's writing is crisp, enticing, and underscored with depth."--American Cowboy

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Mike Blakely

  • A native of Texas, Mike Blakely grew up working on the family ranch. He is a veteran of the United States Air Force and holds a Bachelor of Journalism degree from the University of Texas at Austin. He is the former president of Western Writers of America and has taught fiction writing at numerous workshops nationwide. He is a winner of the Spur Award for Best Western Novel. Also a singer/songwriter, Blakely tours all over the U.S. and in Europe with his band and records his original songs on his own independent record label. He currently lives on his horse ranch near Marble Falls, Texas.
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Vendetta Gold

Mike Blakely

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