Jory Sherman


Born
in The United States
October 20, 1932

Died
June 28, 2014

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Jory Sherman was born in Minnesota and grew up in West Texas, Louisiana, and Colorado. He was a magazine editor for a time and had some of his work published, including some poetry, short stories and articles. Sherman had a friend who owned a publishing company and asked him to write a novel for the company. From that offer came five more novels, all written in one year. He wrote the supernatural mystery series, "Chill," which was somewhat revolutionary for the times, but which earned him an eight book contract. He then came up with the idea for "Rivers West," a series which had each book written by a different western author. Then came the "Baron Saga," the first of which was "Grass Kingdom" which earned Sherman a nomination for the Pulitz ...more

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The Arkansas River (Rivers ...

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Dawn of Revenge (Gunn, #1)

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Mexican Showdown (Gunn, #2)

4.26 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 1982 — 2 editions
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The Medicine Horn (Buckskin...

4.15 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1991 — 5 editions
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Iron Heart

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4.22 avg rating — 27 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Trapper's Moon (Buckskinner...

3.91 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 1994 — 5 editions
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Winter Hell (GUNN Book 5)

4.16 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1981 — 2 editions
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The Rio Grande

4.31 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 1994 — 2 editions
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The Brazos (Rivers West Boo...

3.85 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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Blood Justice (Gunn, #4)

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