DAVID C. NOONAN. Man from Misery

DAVID C. NOONAN. Man from Misery. Five Star Publishing, 271 pages Hardcover, $25.95.

Emmet Honeycut, a sharpshooter during the Civil War kills a girl about to die in a fire. Although acquitted of murder, he faces a bleak future, until he gets a telegram from his former commander whose niece was abducted. He offers Emmet money to help him rescue her. Although weary of being a gun-for-hire vagabond, Emmet joins the rescue party to fight one last battle.