[Free eBook] Flashpoint by John Glasby [Western]

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

This was originally published in 1966 by Robert Hale using the pseudonym Anthony Asheton Randall.

The story stars a man seeking justice after going to visit an old friend and finding him murdered, making unexpected allies in the family of the man framed for the crime in a town dominated by a corrupt gang.

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[Free eBook] The Undead by John Glasby [Gothic Mystery/Horror]

The Undead by the late British author John Glasby is a vintage standalone gothic mystery/horror novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Venture imprint.

This was originally published in 1959 by Ulverscroft as part of their Linford Mystery Library line, credited as by John S. Glasby.

The story takes place in modern times (circa the 1950s) centuries after an ancient family line has died out, at the obligatory spooky deserted manor house where strange and terrible occurrences were reputed to still take place, which apparently begin to revive when a woman claiming to be a descendant comes to stay.

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[Free eBook] The Natchez Trace by John Glasby [Western]

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

This was originally published in 1964 by Robert Hale under the title The Landbreakers using the pseudonym Chuck Adams, and was later reprinted by Linford as part of their Linford Western Library line using the pseudonym Alan Roberts.

The story stars a young woman out for revenge against the man who murdered her newspaper editor father, who had fearlessly been exposing the corruption of the ruthless rancher out to dominate the historical Natchez Trace route (now a US heritage hiking trail) which led settlers from East to West and who now threatens her life as well.

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[Free eBook] El Diablo by John Glasby [Western]

El Diablo 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 1963 by John Spencer under the title The Peacemakers using the pseudonym Tex Bradley and was later reprinted by Robert Hale as part of their Black Horse Western line using the pseudonym William B. Carter.

The story stars a man who discovers that an old friend has been framed for a crime and killed, and adopts a vigilante alter ego to obtain revenge upon the culprit he holds responsible, a powerful man against whom he’ll need all the allies he can get.

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[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] The Dark Destroyer by John Glasby [Supernatural Mystery Horror]

The Dark Destroyer by the late British author John Glasby is his standalone supernatural horror novel with investigative mystery elements, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Venture imprint.

This was originally posthumously published in 2007 by Linford’s Linford Mystery Library line, and is said to include minor links to H. P. Lovecraft’s popular extended Cthulhu Mythos, to which the late author contributed a number of tales.

The story deals with uncovering the mystery surrounding the obligatory ancient awakening evil stalking some quaint village, with possible ties to an extinct old family with rumoured unsavoury practices, the source of which the locals must figure out before it’s too late.

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[Free eBook] The Coming of Cthugha by John Glasby [Lovecraftian Sci-Fi Mystery Horror]

The Coming of Cthugha by the late British author John Glasby is the 1st novel in his Dark Armageddon trilogy of Lovecraftian science fiction horror thrillers, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Venture imprint.

This is one of their original publications, selected posthumously from the author’s extensive literary estate. The setting is based directly upon the extended Cthulhu mythos originated by the late H. P. Lovecraft, and the title character of Cthugha created by August Derleth sports a quote from one of Glasby’s own pulp fiction stories on its Wikipedia page.

The trilogy combines science fiction and horror with mystery and conspiracy thriller elements, as individuals are recruited into a plucky secret Organisation of intellectuals trying to prevent the stars coming right and unleashing eldritch abominations from the furthest depths of space and time upon the Earth. This story shows the recruitment of one such individual, a nephew looking into his uncle’s disappearance and unraveling the trail of clues sparked by examining an odd manuscript.

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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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