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Robert Hale Ltd published their first Western in 1936, and have been publishing Western fiction continuously since that time, firstly under their own imprint, and since the mid 1980s under their wholly owned imprint BLACK HORSE WESTERNS. In 2015 Robert Hale and its Black Horse imprint became part of The Crowood Press, a family owned publishing house, which is committed to continuing with the Black Horse imprint and to working with both new and established authors and editors.

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Gunfight at Hell’s End

25/01/19

Gunfight at Hell’s End By Brent Towns writing as Sam Clancy   He came in from the scorching alkali flats late in the afternoon. At first glance, the speck in the distance could have been mistaken for a mirage amid the shimmering heat h …

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Mountain Justice by B S Dunn

18/01/19

Mountain Justice By Brent Towns writing as B S Dunn   Dan Pearson kicked out the fire and cursed the cold. A small column of brown smoke flecked with glittering orange sparks floated up into the bitter morning air. He pulled the collar …

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Black Horse Western’s Christmas Crossword

13/12/19

Win a free Black Horse Western e-books this Christmas! We are giving away a free e-book to anyone who emails in the hidden phrase in the crossword below. To enter use the clues below to fill in the crossword. Then unscramble the letters on …

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The Guitar Man – Part 5: The Mexican and Me

13/12/19

The Guitar Man – Part 5: The Mexican and Me    After his brilliant short story series ‘Dogbite’, Chris Adam-Smith has written a new series  featuring the adventures of The Guitar Man. The first installment in this series can be read he …

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New From Black Horse Westerns

Marshal Flynn’s Pilgrimage

Simon Webb

Marshal Jedediah Flynn has resigned his office and is determined to become a church minister. While travelling to take up a place at a theological college in Illinois, however, he stumbles across a crime which he cannot ignore. It seems that before he can devote himself to the Lord’s work, the marshal wil be compelled to take up arms one …

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Justice Was a Man

John McNally

Brockie Jack and Big Len Quinn rob a stage coach and make off with a heap of gold only to have it stolen from them hours later. Jack scorches a trail across Montana trying to recover his lost gold. Town Marshal Matt Buck goes toe to toe with him. In this story of greed and treachery, Buck’s world is turned …

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The Return of the Pinfire Lady

P. J. Gallagher

Lady Abigail Penraven returns to her native England to deal with family matters, but a visit to a London gunsmith to repair her trusty Pinfire revolver leads to the kidnapping of her Ute Indian friend Minny. The subsequent gunplay results in Abbie killing a thug who, unbeknown to her, is involved in a conspiracy to thwart the USA’s purchase of …

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The Elitists

K. S. Stanley

When the power brokers – the elite of Ravine River County – are in accord there is a good sense of law, order and justice. But when they fall out, as have the owners of a proposed new railroad with those of a steamboat company in the 1880s, the local community risks being destroyed.   K.S. Stanley lives in London …

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Healer Man

Gillian f Taylor

Don Manor is injured and grieving when he meets Callum McGeachin, the small Scotsman with an impish grin and a warm heart. Callum helps him to recover, and Don grows close to his new friend, even though there is something uncanny about him. Callum has a gift for healing, and a power that others can sense.   The two drift …

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Storm!

Sam Clancy

Dark clouds gather over the township of Storm, Montana. Fast guns have congregated to test their skills against the gunfighter called Red Rivers. The prize is ten thousand dollars, and Big Kev Riordan needs someone to collect it, because Rivers killed his son and now is the time for revenge.   Into the maelstrom ride two men. One on a …

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