[Free eBook] The Proud Rebel by John Glasby [Western]

The Proud Rebel by the late British author John Glasby is his vintage standalone western historical action adventure novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 1967 by John Spencer using the pseudonym Chuck Adams and was later reprinted by Robert Hale as part of their Black Horse Western line using the pseudonym Michael Stansfield.

The story stars a man returning home after the US Civil War to find his family dead and the killers out to kill him, too, putting him on the obligatory mission of survival and revenge.

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[Free eBook] Dakota Manhunt by John Glasby [Western]

Dakota Manhunt by the late British author John Glasby is his vintage standalone western historical action adventure novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 1965 by John Spencer using the pseudonym Chuck Adams and was later reprinted by Robert Hale as part of their Black Horse Western line using the pseudonym Alan T. Leacroft.

The story stars an embittered man hardened by his past, who reluctantly takes on a town sheriff job and rapidly becomes fed up with it, but must keep things from becoming personal as criminal incidents escalate.

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[Free eBook REPEAT] The Fighting Blacksmith by S. J. Bounds [Western]

The Fighting Blacksmith by the late British author S. J. Bounds, a prolific multi-genre author whose influence has been honoured by the creation of the British Fantasy Awards’ Sydney J. Bounds Best Newcomer Award, is his vintage western historical action adventure novel, free again for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 1953 by Western Library under the title Outlaw Buttes using the pseudonym James Marshal and was later reprinted by Robert Hale under its current title as part of their Black Horse Western line using the pseudonym Richard Daniels.

The story stars a town blacksmith who finds himself trying to take on a devious cattle rustling gang single-handed after getting involved in a dispute between local ranchers and the rustlers, in an attempt to impress one rancher’s beautiful daughter.

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[Free eBook REPEAT] Dead Man’s Legacy by Philip Harbottle [Western Mystery Adventure]

Dead Man’s Legacy by prolific multi-genre author Philip Harbottle, based on a manuscript by the late John Russell Fearn is his standalone western historical action adventure novel with strong mystery elements, free again for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 2002 by Robert Hale’s Black Horse Western imprint. This story involves a cattle dealer investigating the possible instigator behind a mob’s burning of a local family’s ranch, apparently in retaliation for the mysterious disappearance of a missing man, but with potentially darker and greedier motivations behind it.

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[Free eBook] Hell’s Acres by John Russell Fearn [Western]

Hell’s Acres by the late British author John Russell Fearn is his vintage standalone western historical action adventure novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 1950 by Scion using the pseudonym Mick McCoy was later reprinted by both Robert Hale’s Black Horse Western and Ulverscroft’s Linford Western Library lines.

The story stars a wandering gambler left for dead in the desert, who decides to make a new life in the titular town run by the obligatory petty tyrants, whose beleaguered but welcoming locals begin to look up to the once-loner stranger who becomes embroiled deeper into their deadly affairs.

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[Free eBook] Hills of Blood by EC Tubb [Western]

Hills of Blood by the late British author EC Tubb, perhaps best known for his long-running science fiction Dumarest Saga, is his vintage standalone western historical action adventure novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 1956 by John Spencer under the title Men of the West using the pseudonym Chet Lawson and was later reprinted under the title Massacre Trail using the pseudonym Chuck Adams, and yet later appeared again using the pseudonym Frank Weight as part of the reprints for Robert Hale’s Black Horse Western and Ulverscroft’s Linford Western Library lines.

The story is an attempted treasure hunt escape from captivity, which takes place during the US Civil War, as Confederate prisoners intending to secretly seek a cache of gold make a deal with their Northern captors to undertake a mission against the local native Comanche, upon whose territory the hidden gold is located, and slowly begin to bond in the face of shared danger, though perhaps too late to save them from succumbing to attack.

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[Free eBook] Hang the Hellion High by John Glasby [Western]

Hang the Hellion High by the late British author John Glasby is his standalone western historical action adventure novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 2003 by Robert Hale as part of their Black Horse Western line using the pseudonym Stephen Hartmann.

The story stars the sole survivor of a herding party ambushed by rustlers against a crooked sheriff who has charged him with conspiring to rustle said herd, who is intent on grabbing land through underhanded and brutal means if necessary, as he tries to avenge his companions and stop her by any means possible.

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[Free eBook] The Streets of Sundown by John Glasby [Western]

The Streets of Sundown by the late British author John Glasby is his vintage standalone western historical action adventure novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 1962 by Robert Hale under the title The Savage Gun using the pseudonym Chuck Adams and was later reprinted as part of their Black Horse Western line using the pseudonym Richard D. Howard.

The story is set some years after the US Civil war, with one lone gunman intent on taking vengeance upon an old enemy he’s finally hunted down, who turns out to have ruthlessly taken over a frontier town in the aftermath of the wartime chaos, in which the gunslinger might find unexpected allies who could help him rid them of the man.

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[Free eBook] The Other Cisco Kid by S. J. Bounds [Western]

The Other Cisco Kid by the late English author S. J. Bounds is his standalone western historical action adventure novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 2003 by Robert Hale as part of their Black Horse Western line using the pseudonym Sam Foster.

The story is a coming-of-age tale for a young man who finds out that living the life of his boyhood adventure heroes isn’t quite so easy, as he becomes a marshal dealing with crises of his own, including figuring out the culprits behind a robbery and protecting the obligatory love interest from an enemy’s revenge plans.

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[Free eBook] Hideout at Mender’s Crossing by John Glasby [Western]

Hideout at Mender’s Crossing by the late British author John Glasby is his standalone western historical action adventure novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 2010 by Robert Hale as part of their Black Horse Western line ().

The story stars an undercover Army special operator who is sent to infiltrate a town taken over by outlaws who’ve grown bold enough to ruthlessly rob a gold train guarded by soldiers, who is tasked to stop them from carrying off further robberies as well as bring them to justice for the slaughter.

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