How to craft a novel that evokes the spirit of the West
Western Movies don't appear as frequently today as they did in the 1960s, but those that make the cut in Hollywood prompt frequent Oscar buzz. Nor have Western novels been eclipsed. In 2010, Amazon.com offered 213 new Western novels for sale, plus many reprints of older classics.
Writing Westerns examines what a Western... [click here for more]
Austen, or Sten to his mates, is an all action hero, former British Royal Marine Commando and part time private dick, who is smart and moralistic, yet determined by any means available to achieve his and the aims of his clients.
In this book, the first of his travels and based on the real life exploits of the author, Sten is pulled from a private security company working in Iraq to investigate the... [click here for more]