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Logan, Jake

Overview
Works: 408 works in 1,269 publications in 1 language and 32,893 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3562.O446, 813.54
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Publications about Jake Logan
Publications by Jake Logan
Most widely held works by Jake Logan
Slocum at dead dog by Jake Logan( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Slocum sets out to visit an old friend, but the town of Dead Dog is less than friendly. His old buddy Vance has been killed - leaving a daughter behind to defend their ranch against Kansas Totum and his gang. Slocum wants to do right by his friend. But the only thing tougher than facing the meanest men in Dead Dog will be keeping his relationship with Vance's daughter from becoming more than fatherly
Slocum buried alive by Jake Logan( Book )
21 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
"Passing uneasily through the dried-up town of Espero, Texas, John Slocum learns soon enough that his apprehension is justified. After a not-so-friendly welcome at the Six Feet Under Saloon, he's given the choice between a bullet or a bit of employment: Escort the town mortician's strikingly pretty bride-to-be from a train station at Dexter Junction--in exchange for a hefty sum. But with someone after the gunslinger and the mysterious beauty, Slocum reckons that the undertaker neglected to tell him the whole story. There's treachery in store for Slocum upon returning to Espero, a place where men have been known to land in an early grave-- much too early"--Publisher's web site
Slocum and the Grizzly Flats killers by Jake Logan( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
DARK DEEDS It was too dark to see, but the sounds of gunfire and agony were unmistakable. When day came, and Mirabelle Comstock saw what the three men had done to her husband for the sake of information about some hidden gold, information they didn't get, she lost all meekness. She wanted revenge. Slocum has never crossed the line to become a gun for hire. But Mirabelle has a cause behind her anger that he can't deny. Now, if those men know what's good for them, they'll give up the race for gold, and start racing for their lives
Slocum and the beast of Fall Pass by Jake Logan( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Slocum is recruited to hunt down "something" or someone that has mauled two men
Slocum and the Darling Damsels of Durango by Jake Logan( Book )
15 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
"Slocum is on his way to Durango to see a man about a horse--four horses, in fact--when he watches a mining blast send a man to his death. In the distance he spies the distinctive shape of a woman in man's clothing making her getaway--and hears a second woman aiding her retreat. Slocum is no fool when it comes to the dangers of the fairer sex, but now he's on the hunt for a pair of ladies who know their way around dynamite. And when he finally finds them, sparks--and bullets--are going to fly."--Publisher
Slocum's silver burden by Jake Logan( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
"Down on his luck in San Francisco, John Slocum takes a contract with the Central California Railroad. He's given the difficult task of locating a stolen shipment of silver worth over one hundred thousand dollars, but he catches a break when he discovers that the company's attractive secretary, Tamara, was an accomplice in the robbery. Too bad his employer would rather believe in the thief's feminine wiles than in Slocum's cold hard facts. Fuming mad and out of work, Slocum starts looking to let off some steam. But when Tamara offers Slocum a new job--finding where the rest of the robbers stowed the loot--he has a hard time saying no to the seductive crook, or to a change of fortune. Still, Slocum knows he has to keep his cards close to the chest, or else he might end up six feet under"--
Slocum and the long ride by Jake Logan( Book )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Slocum tracks an outlaw into hostile territory
Slocum and the Sonoran fugitive by Jake Logan( Book )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Bronc Dugan, leader of a notorious gang of outlaws, has slipped through Slocum's fingers--stealing one of his most prized possessions along the way. Rest assured that when Slocum gets his hands on this repeat offender once again, he won't be facing jail time. He'll be meeting his maker
Slocum and the Kansas slaughter by Jake Logan( Book )
6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Slocum's buffalo hunt is put on hold with the discovery of three mutilated corpses
Slocum and the lady detective by Jake Logan( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
"When John Slocum rides into the mining town of Leadville a little down on his luck, he doesn't expect to get swindled out of his last gold piece. And when he finds the man responsible for the counterfeit money and doles out his own form of justice, Slocum winds up in the local jail. Lucky for him, there's a spunky lady detective looking for the source of the counterfeit coins--and she thinks Slocum is the perfect gunslinger to help her solve the mystery ..."--Page 4 of cover
Slocum and the wanton widows of Wolf Creek by Jake Logan( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
"While hunting elk in the Colorado Rockies, John Slocum hears a terrible explosion, followed by a frightening rumble. As he rides along the canyon, he comes upon the settlement of Wolf Creek where an avalanche has buried all the town's men. Their widows, meanwhile, look to Slocum for comfort. But the gunslinger has his sights set on one woman in particular. While Lilith isn't a widow, she did lose someone in the accident--a brother with connections to the claim-jumping Batson gang. Now, Slocum has to keep one eye on his gun, and one on the woman sharing his bed..." --
Slocum and the Rebel Canyon raiders by Jake Logan( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
"A wanted man with no horse, a gun with only two bullets, and no hat to cover his head, John Slocum hopes with every passing day that he'll be forgotten by the law. After escaping a close call with a lion and a rattlesnake, Slocum falls in with a different kind of varmint--a den of outcast Southern rebels. As he's nursed back to health by the prettiest of them, Slocum learns that the rebels are planning a bloody Dixie uprising--and they're going to practice by wiping out an oblivious Apache tribe. Now, Slocum has to warn the unwelcoming Apache before innocent lives are lost. But first he has to convince both sides that he's their friend"--
Slocum's four brides by Jake Logan( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Slocum's defending some precious cargo-four young ladies escaping the Fundamentalist Mormon life of Salt Lake City to marry respectably in Colorado. That's if Slocum can fend off grizzlies, mountain men, and mysterious gunfire
Slocum and the three fugitives by Jake Logan( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Running a local saloon that is targeted by trouble, Slocum confronts a local rancher who is endeavoring to take over everything in town by killing off his enemies
Slocum and the second horse by Jake Logan( Book )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
With two dead deputies to his credit, Rafe Masterson continues to raise hell across the frontier. But then he makes the mistake of shooting the horse out from under one of the deadliest gunfighters in the west--John Slocum
Slocum's breakout by Jake Logan( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Conchita is so persuasive that Slocum agrees to bust her brother Jose out of San Quentin. But after they breakout, the two seem a lot closer than brother and sister-and frame Slocum for a crime he didn't commit. Now it's payback time. -Publisher's description
Slocum and the meddler by Jake Logan( Book )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Slocum's having trouble sleeping in Abilene. The town's overrun with rowdy, drunken cowboys, but what's really got him wide awake is Mac, the man who just shot open his hotel room door accusing him of stealing his wife, Martha. Before Slocum can reach his gun, Mac's dead on the floor, and the marshal is arresting Slocum for murder
Slocum and the lucky lady by Jake Logan( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
"Twenty years ago, Slocum sent the outlaw Durango to prison. Released by a bought pardon, Durango goes back to his outlaw ways, terrorizing folks in the village of Antonio. With the help of Doña, a spunky border woman in need of an escort home, Slocum journeys into Mexico in search of the ruthless bandit. Now Slocum has to outwit Durango, before the outlaw from his past puts an end to his future ..."--Page 4 of cover
Slocum and the Spirit Bear by Jake Logan( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
"Slocum needs to get out of Saint Joseph, Missouri, thanks to a money-grubbing sheriff who fines him every chance he gets. When newcomer Ed Warren is held up, Slocum shoots the would-be robber, only to be levied with yet another fine. But Slocum's luck turns after Ed offers him a job protecting a small wagon train hoping to strike it rich in the Colorado mines. Just before the Rockies, they are attacked by a group of otherworldly creatures that rise out of the ground and can disappear into thin air. The creatures are led by Spirit Bear, who has sworn to kill anyone who crosses his land. In order to get the wagon train to safety, Slocum has to hunt down Spirit Bear, his most unearthly foe ever"--Page 2 of cover
Slocum and the trail to Yellowstone by Jake Logan( Book )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
When Slocum faces down some hard cases in Yellowstone, one thing's as sure asOld Faithful--the gunfight will end in a geyser of blood
 
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