Bound for Gold
Rare-book dealer Peter Fallon returns in a thrilling historical novel about the California Gold Rush, by New York Times bestselling author William Martin
Bound for Gold continues New York Times bestselling author William Martin’s epic of American history with the further adventures of Boston rare-book dealer Peter Fallon and his girlfriend, Evangeline Carrington. They are h
A wonderfully written historical fiction of the California Gold Rush era, the men and women who gambled all for the elusive pull of easy wealth in a territory that was anything but easy. The past and the present co-mingle as rare book dealer, Peter Fallon journeys back to that time via journals left by a man who lived it. One question kept going through my mind as I read t ...more
Once again, William Martin has started off a book that engages from the beginning. Back & forth, between the gold rush era in California to present day, the story winds around & around, until coming together full circle. I enjoyed reading the latest Peter Fallon novel & look forward to the next. I would recommend this book for readers of historical fiction.
In the present Peter Fallon, a rare books dealer from Boston, is asked ...more
Think of Clive Cussler without the boats or Steve Berry and you will have some idea of who will appreciate these books. This time they are searching for some lost journals of a gold prospector in the early days of the California Gold Rush and solving the mystery could just mean finding the second Gold Rush. William Martin gives you a modern-day thriller with a s ...more
Like all of the books in the Peter Fallon series, there’s 2 stories happening, 1 involving a treasure from history usually about 200 years ago and how it ends up to be in the present day w ...more
Couldn’t put this book down. Great story within a story. Thorough descriptions re life and times during the California Gold Rush. Love able and hateful characters. Author draws you in, building suspense, twists you heart back and forth, then ends with a heartwarming, emotional climax! A wonderful book. It is no surprise that Bill Martin is the author!