Shooting Star

Shooting Star Brock Thoene Bodie Thoene
  • Title: Shooting Star
  • Author: Brock Thoene Bodie Thoene
  • ISBN: 9781556613203
  • Page: 437
  • Format: Paperback
  • Shooting Star Brock Thoene Bodie Thoene Shooting Star Andrew Jackson Sinnickson had crossed paths with Jack Powers long before Powers name was known and feared as the genuine article the first and worst of the California bad men Total contrasts in charac
    Andrew Jackson Sinnickson had crossed paths with Jack Powers long before Powers name was known and feared as the genuine article the first and worst of the California bad men Total contrasts in character, in values, in approach to life, the two men locked horns from their original encounter in the southern presidio of Santa Barbara to the gold miners hovels of Angel sAndrew Jackson Sinnickson had crossed paths with Jack Powers long before Powers name was known and feared as the genuine article the first and worst of the California bad men Total contrasts in character, in values, in approach to life, the two men locked horns from their original encounter in the southern presidio of Santa Barbara to the gold miners hovels of Angel s Camp in the Sierras.Sinnickson had been on hand when the Bear Flag rebellion had carried California from Mexican to American ownership Now to the sleepy, sparsely populated western outposts came hordes of treasure seekers honest miners, greenhorns, gamblers, sharps, and cutthroats Gold fever madness in a land without law burst open a door for exploitation, and Powers and his bandits soon established their upper hand.When the price of steers jumps from 2 to 100 to feed the starving miners, Sinnickson gets involved in the first ever California cattle drive But it s three hundred treacherous miles that lead into the heart of Powers strength.
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    About Brock Thoene Bodie Thoene


    1. BODIE AND BROCK THOENE pronounced Tay nee have written over 45 works of historical fiction These best sellers have sold than 10 million copies and won eight ECPA Gold Medallion Awards.Bodie began her writing career as a teen journalist for her local newspaper Eventually her byline appeared in prestigious periodicals such as U.S News and World Report, The American West, and The Saturday Evening Post She also worked for John Wayne s Batjac Productions she s best known as author of The Fall Guy and ABC Circle Films as a writer and researcher John Wayne described her as a writer with talent that captures the people and the times She has degrees in journalism and communications.Bodie and Brock have four grown children Rachel, Jake, Luke, and Ellie and five grandchildren Their sons, Jake and Luke, are carrying on the Thoene family talent as the next generation of writers, and Luke produces the Thoene audiobooks.Bodie and Brock divide their time between London and Nevada.


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    1. Shooting Star is a western set in 1848 in California at the start of the gold rush Though this novel is the last book in the series, it s only lightly tied to the Will Reed novels in this series It s essentially a stand alone novel.Historical details about everyday life in the gold camps and on a cattle drive were woven into the story There were a couple of spots where the action stopped to give a history lesson, but they were brief The authors tended to find everything that could go wrong and u [...]

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    2. The Thoenes are among my favorite authors, and their multiple Zion novels are, for the most part, nothing short of masterpieces Although Shooting Star doesn t quite reach that level of excellency, it is a fun if short and engaging read nonetheless This is the first Thoene novel I ve read that has a first person narrator that alone makes it stylistically different than their other works That doesn t make it bad, though fans of Bodie and Brock, Westerns, and or Christian fiction should definitely [...]

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    3. Nice to read something different I knew if it was by the Thoenes it was safe, and good.

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