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Johnstone, William W.

Overview
Works: 1,639 works in 5,596 publications in 1 language and 238,886 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Western fiction  Christmas stories  History  Biographical fiction  Historical fiction  Romance fiction  Novels  Christmas fiction  Alternative histories (Fiction) 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3560.O415, 813.54
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Publications about William W Johnstone
Publications by William W Johnstone
Publications by William W Johnstone, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about William W Johnstone
 
Most widely held works by William W Johnstone
Blood bond by William W Johnstone( Book )
58 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,177 libraries worldwide
Matt Bodine and Sam Two Wolves have been bloodbrothers since they were children, with Bodine learning the ways of the Cheyenne from his friend and Sam receiving the benefit of a university education, but when war breaks out between their people, it looks like the young men are going to have to choose sides
Sidewinders by William W Johnstone( Book )
34 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 2,142 libraries worldwide
Meet Scratch Morton and Bo Creel, two amiable drifters and old pals. Veterans of cowboying, cattle drives, drunken brawls, and a couple of shoot-outs, Scratch and Bo are mostly honest and don't go looking for trouble--it's usually there when they wake up in the morning. Now, in remote Arizona Territory, they're caught up in a battle between two stagecoach lines. The owner of one, a beautiful widow, has gotten both Scratch and Bo hot and bothered, each trying to impress her as they fend off the opposing stage line trying to destroy her. But nothing is what it seems in the fight, and two tough sidewinders are riding straight into a trap
Butch Cassidy : the lost years by William W Johnstone( Book )
14 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,760 libraries worldwide
Asking the question "What if Butch Cassidy wasn't killed in the infamous Bolivian shootout in 1908?", an exciting novel of the Old West follows Butch as he, after fleeing South America, is pulled into the most dangerous train robbery he's ever attempted along with a new Wild Bunch
A lone star Christmas by William W Johnstone( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,553 libraries worldwide
When a cattle drive turns deadly, Smoke and Matt Jensen and Duff MacCallister struggle to cope with bloodthirsty Indians and trigger-happy rustlers as they ride into a brutal blizzard that sorely tests their skills of survival
Sixkiller, U.S. Marshal by William W Johnstone( Book )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,449 libraries worldwide
John Henry Sixkiller is as fearless as they come. Now he faces his greatest challenge-- as a U.S. Marshal, he must take on the most notorious outlaws the west has ever seen
The first mountain man : Preacher's blood hunt by William W Johnstone( Book )
14 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,436 libraries worldwide
On a dangerous Rocky Mountain trail, Peacher must deal with Jebediah Druke and his ruthless band of killers and Crow warrior Blood Eye, who has been tracking Preacher with nothing but bad intentions
Luke Jensen, bounty hunter by William W Johnstone( Book )
14 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,370 libraries worldwide
Ambushed and left for dead, Confederate soldier Luke Jensen is taken in by a Georgia farmer and his beautiful daughter who nurse him back to health, but when fate takes a tragic turn, Luke, driven by vengeance, becomes the greatest bounty hunter who ever lived
Return of the mountain man by William W Johnstone( Book )
24 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 1,359 libraries worldwide
The town of Bury took up a piece of Idaho Territory that was still raw, untamed frontier. It was no place for the cowardly or faint-hearted, but Smoke Jensen was neither. Nor were Stratton, Potter and Richards, the three bloodthirsty outlaws who came there to live. Or, if Smoke had his way ... to die! It had been years since hired gunhands had murdered Smoke's wife and son, but the pain was as fresh as yesterday. And so was Smoke's need for revenge. He's come a long way to find the bandit trio responsible for his family's brutal massacre. Now, the town of Bury was about to live up to its name
A Rocky Mountain Christmas by William W Johnstone( Book )
13 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,309 libraries worldwide
Three days before Christmas, Matt Jensen is traveling the Denver and Pacific railway when an avalanche slams down onto the train, trapping it in desolate Trout Creek Pass. But it wasnt an act of nature that caused the accident; it was a gang of outlaws attempting to rescue their leader, who is being taken to Red Cliff to be hanged. As Smoke Jensen and Duff MacCallister frantically try to make their way to the scene, Matt struggles to save the survivors, among them a beautiful young woman with a dark past, a merchant seaman turned rancher, and a senator with his very ill young daughter. Starving under a bitter, driving snow in the brutal, unforgiving Rocky Mountains, and surrounded by armed and desperate outlaws, Matt still dreams of making it home for Christmas. But unless fate lends a hand, nobody will
Matt Jensen, the last mountain man by William W Johnstone( Book )
17 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,287 libraries worldwide
After foiling a train robbery in Colorado and receiving a public reward from the governor, Matt Jensen must once again go up against the frustrated outlaw and his murderous posse when they kidnap the governor's niece
Smoke Jensen, the beginning by William W Johnstone( Book )
11 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,271 libraries worldwide
"On the eve of the Civil War, Kirby Jensen is the youngest of three children living on a hardscrabble ranch in Southwestern Missouri. But in 1861, shots were fired in Charleston harbor, and Kirby's father and brother went to war. Smoke Jensen The Beginning follows the Jensen clan during these volatile years, from Civil War battles to border state raids to the kind of frontier justice achieved only by bullets and blood. William W. Johnstone chronicles the early years of Kirby Jensen--soon to be nicknamed Smoke-- as he journeys from boyhood innocence into a manhood shaped by violence and a young man's thirst for justice."--
A Big Sky Christmas by William W Johnstone( Book )
11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,261 libraries worldwide
When an 1873 wagon train of immigrants is battered by harsh storms, outlaws, and Indians, Smoke Jensen and an old mountain man known as the Preacher come to their aid and promise to get them to Montana Territory by Christmas
Ambush of the mountain man by William W Johnstone( Book )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,259 libraries worldwide
Smoke Jensen flees from a father seeking revenge for his child's murder, sending Smoke into the Colorado wilderness, where he must rely on his instincts to evade twenty armed men
Strike of the mountain man by William W Johnstone( Book )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,239 libraries worldwide
"Malcolm Theodore Puddle is a 21-year shipping clerk--from way back East. What is he doing out here? The Mountain Man's former neighbor, Humbolt Puddle, has died and left his crumbling 600-acre ranch to his only living heir, just as a greedy and ruthless cattle baron is circling the Humbolt ranch like a ravenous vulture. Poor, unsuspecting Puddle is walking into a death trap. Smoke is the not the pitying kind. But any enemy of Smoke's neighbor is his enemy, too: kill-crazy hired gunmen are threatening the whole valley and good men are dying. Puddle may not be much, but he's all Smoke has--as a take-no-prisoners mountain man and a timid tinhorn make for an army of two--in one hell of a fight."--Page 4 of cover
Blood bond : Ride for vengeance by William W Johnstone( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 1,199 libraries worldwide
After saving Sweet Apple, Texas, from disaster, blood brothers Matt Bodine and Sam Two Wolves remain to assist the new marshal with his duties, but they soon find themselves on the brink of a full-scale range war and tangling with an old enemy
Revenge of eagles by William W Johnstone( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
The American west - forged by the myths and the men that defined the frontier. Men like the MacCallisters ... Frontier justice runs in the family
Flintlock by William W Johnstone( Book )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
"Busted out of prison by an outlaw friend, Flintlock joins a hunt for a fortune - a golden bell hanging in a remote monastery. But between the smouldering ruin of his former jail cell and a treasure in the Arizona mountains there will be blood at a U.S. Army fort, a horrifying brush with Apache warriors, and a dozen bloody showdowns with the schemers, shootists, madmen, and lost women who find their way to Flintlock's side. From a vicious, superstitious half-breed to the great Geronimo himself, Flintlock meets the frontier's most murderous hard cases - many who he must find a way to kill ..."--Page 4 of cover
Trail of the mountain man by William W Johnstone( Book )
26 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,170 libraries worldwide
When gold is discovered in the little town of No-Name, Colorado, its initially joyful citizens are besieged by an onslaught of fortune-hunting gunslingers, and Smoke Jensen recruits a handful of legends to help protect the town
Savagery of the mountain man by William W Johnstone( Book )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 1,160 libraries worldwide
It starts at a high-class auction for a pureblood Hereford bull. Smoke Jensen wins the bidding - and the hatred of Pogue Quentin, Santa Clara's leading citizen and a man living on bloodshed and lies. Then Smoke's friend Pearlie drifts to Santa Clara, and when he runs afoul of Quentin, all hell breaks loose. Now Smoke Jensen is heading to Santa Clara to face a man who already wants him dead - but Pogue Quentin never met anything like the fire of a mountain man
Blood valley by William W Johnstone( Book )
16 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 1,155 libraries worldwide
Immune to death and war, Cotton accepts the job of sherriff in Doubtful, Wyoming, despite the threat of a range war between the ranchers and homesteaders
 
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William W. Johnstone American writer
William W. Johnstone Amerikaans romanschrijver (1938-2004)
William W. Johnstone escriptor estatunidenc
William W. Johnstone escritor estadounidense
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