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FEDORA AMIS. Jack the Ripper in St. Louis

FEDORA AMIS. Jack the Ripper in St. Louis. Five Star Publishing. Hardcover, 287 pages, $25.95, gale.cengage.com/fivestar

Winner of the Mayhaven Award for Fiction and a St. Louis Post-Dispatch bestseller, Jack the Ripper in St. Louis follows the real ripper a decade after

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FEDORA AMIS. Mayhem at Buffalo Bill’s Wild West

FEDORA AMIS. Mayhem at Buffalo Bill’s Wild West. Five Star Publishing. Hardcover, 287 pages, $25.95, gale.cengage.com/fivestar

Annie Oakley in the spotlight, Scott Joplin at the piano, Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show in town — who could ask for more adventure in 1898

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JOHNNY D. BOGGS. Greasy Grass: A Story of the Little Big Horn

JOHNNY D. BOGGS. Greasy Grass: A Story of the Little Big Horn. Five Star Publishing. Hardcover, 266 pages, $25.95. www.gale.cengage.com/fivestar.

While dozens, maybe hundreds, of books have been written about the battle at the Little Big Horn, Johnny Boggs takes a

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JOHNNY D. BOGGS. Kill the Indian

JOHNNY D. BOGGS. Kill the Indian. Five Star. $25.95, www.gale.cengage.com/fivestar.

Third installment of this 1880s mystery series finds Comanche tribal policeman Daniel Killstraight in Fort Worth, Texas, where he begins to believe that an apparent accident that left one Comanche dead and Chief Quanah Parker fighting for

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JOHNNY D. BOGGS. Poison Spring

JOHNNY D. BOGGS. Poison Spring. Five Star Publishing. Hardcover, 232 pages, $25.95, gale.cengage.com/fivestar.

The rich detail of the struggles young Travis Ford and his family are forced to endure during the Civil War make Poison Spring a tale that will move and enlighten

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JOHNNY D. BOGGS. Summer of the Star

JOHNNY D. BOGGS. Summer of the Star. Five Star Publishing. Hardcover, 234 pages, $25.95, gale.cengage.com/fivestar

With Summer of the Star, Johnny D. Boggs might have his most complex coming-of-age novel yet. Told as a memoir, he opens both emotional and physical

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THOMAS D. CLAGETT. Line of Glory

THOMAS D. CLAGETT. Line of Glory. Five Star Publishing. Hardcover, 259 pages, $25.95, gale.cengage.com/fivestar.

The last thirteen hours at the Alamo began around five o’clock the afternoon of March 5, 1836. Colonel Travis drew a line in the dirt and asked all

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THOMAS D. CLAGETT. The Pursuit of Murieta

THOMAS D. CLAGETT. The Pursuit of Murieta. Five Star Publishing. Hardcover, 240 pages, $25.95, www.gale.cengage.com/fivestar.

A long list of real-life characters, actual incidents and events from history are dramatized to tell the story (or a story) of the bandit Joaquin Murieta who terrorized

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THOMAS D. CLAGETT. West of Penance

THOMAS D. CLAGETT. West of Penance. Five Star Publishing. Hardcover, 289 pages, $25.95, gale.cengage.com/fivestar

Inspired by true events and set during the Colfax County War, West of Penance tells the story of Clement Grantaire, a former gambler, French Foreign Legionnaire and now

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BRETT COGBURN. Two-Dollar Pistol

BRETT COGBURN. Two-Dollar Pistol. Five Star. Hardcover, 322 pages, $25.95, gale.cengage.com/fivestar.

Two teens take off on a Bonnie-and-Clyde life in Depression era Oklahoma and Texas. A good Depression era read.