ART ANTHONY. Return To Sulphur River

ART ANTHONY. Return To Sulphur River. Tate Publishing. Paperback, 255 pages, $15, tatepublishing.com. Two young men from Northeast Texas meet in the confederate army at the end of the Civil War, become friends and return home wanting to work their land and raise their families.  Lawlessness and punishment from carpetbaggers prevent this and the boys […]

ART ANTHONY. Sulphur River

ART ANTHONY. Sulphur River. Tate Publishing. Paperback, 311 pages, $15, tatepublishing.com. Two young men from Northeast Texas meet in the confederate army at the end of the Civil War and become friends during the Red River Campaign. They come home to find everything changed and must fight for their land, families and friends against a […]

DONNIE COLLINS. Toby The Cowboy

DONNIE COLLINS. Toby The Cowboy. Paperback, 314 pages, $15.99. www.tatepublishing.com Toby had a difficult childhood that caused him to mature beyond his years.  Toby falls in love with a cowboy lifestyle and his horse, Pudge, and when he graduates from college he seeks work on a ranch.  The story carries him through his experiences on […]

SUE COMISFORD. Ranger Creek Guest Ranch

SUE COMISFORD. Ranger Creek Guest Ranch. Trade paperback, 203 pages, $13.99, tatepublishing.com. If you’ve ever toyed with the idea of owning a ranch, inviting strangers to pay hard cash to experience trail riding on a sometimes cantankerous horse, hunting, and in the winter snowmobiling, this is the book for you. The various stories of guest […]

RACHELLE “ROCKY” GIBBONS. Big Buckaroo & Moose the Cow Dog

RACHELLE “ROCKY” GIBBONS. Big Buckaroo & Moose the Cow Dog. tate Publishing. Hardcover, $14.99, www.tatepublishing.com. A classic “come to the rescue” Western adventure, inspired by a real cowboy, his horse and a little Pomeranian dog. A fun read for children of all ages.

ROCKY GIBBONS. Big Buckaroo’s Little Sister

  ROCKY GIBBONS. Big Buckaroo’s Little Sister. Hardcover, 32 pages, $14.99.  www.tatepublishing.com He’s an All-American cowboy and rodeo star, and he always knows what to do in any situation. He’s Big Buckaroo! While Big Buck is the town hero, no one looks up to him more than Little Sis. She wants to be just like […]

KEVIN HOGGE. Jackson’s Revenge

KEVIN HOGGE. Jackson’s Revenge. Paperback, 301 pages, $21.99. www.tatepublishing.com Beginning with the unexplained arrest of rancher Billy Parker, it became obvious the town marshal had a grudge against the family, but no one knew why. The story unfolds as attorney Miles Carr investigates the source which leads back to the Civil War. Going back to […]

MAX OLIVER. Little Dancer Learns

MAX OLIVER. Little Dancer Learns. Tate Publishing. 28 pages; paperback $8.99; tatepublishing.com. Little Dancer lives in Purcell, OK, and had come to her “first out” (the very first time she had danced in public with her people). She was so excited she seemed ready to dance in the sky. This is her story of wanting […]

MAX OLIVER. Next Boom

MAX OLIVER. Next Boom. Tate Publishing. 232 pages; paperback $18.99; Tate Publishing.com. This book is very close to an autobiography of the author. It deals with social outcasts called “oilfield trash” and the people of the communities where they were forced to live, if they wanted to earn a living. It deals with the nature […]