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The Finest Frontier Town in the West (Fergal O'Brien, #2)

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Tender Valley is a clean, friendly and law-abiding frontier town. In fact, it is such a fine town that an enterprising businessman might just designate it as the official Finest Frontier Town in the West, an award with a thousand-dollar prize.

New Utopia isn't as fine as Tender Valley, but the townsfolk there are desperate to win the award, and they're prepared to go to any

Kindle Edition, 192 pages
Published March 12th 2013 by AmazonEncore (first published August 2003)
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I cut my 10-year-old teeth on the exciting pages of Zane Grey Westerns, which occupied most of three shelves in the public library of the small town in which I grew up. With The Finest Frontier Town in the West , I. J. Parnham has captured some of that flavor and rustic humor in this tale of a civic rivalry gone wrong.

As I read it, I kept hearing dialog from Blazing Saddles in my mind, with echoes of O. Henry's short story, "The Ransom of Red Chief". Despite the less-than-heroic main characte
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Ian has written 40 western novels. 19 of these books are available on Kindle.

The Fergal O'Brien series featuring the adventures of a snake-oil seller has 7 volumes. Other series include the exploits of the lawman Cassidy Yates, comprising 9 books, and the 5 book Nathaniel McBain series.

His next hardback is The Mystery of Silver Falls, which is due out in September 2015 and his next paperback is Th
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