Strong Ambitions (Emmett Strong Western #3) is coming right along, folks. While maintaining the same popular cast of protagonists–Emmett, Li, Juanito, and Geneve–the story gallops headlong into untamed new territory where unexpected situations and unforeseen danger abound. Here’s a taste of what’s in store.
Strong Ambitions Synopsis
Tiny, yet prospering Benficklin, Texas, wants a clean, respectable town marshal to guard their pristine community from the kind of riffraff that turned neighboring Santa Angela into a raucous string of blood-spattered saloons and bawdy sporting houses. Former Texas Ranger Emmett Strong seems to be just the man they’re looking for—once they determine that his Chinese wife, Li, is “acceptably civilized.”
But Benficklin doesn’t want to pay a deputy. That leaves Juanito—Emmett’s sidekick and brother-in-law from his first marriage—with little choice but to take his bride, the former saloon girl Geneve, up the road to Santa Angela, looking for honest work in a crooked town.
Reputations aside, Benficklin—not Santa Angela—is the town with the next scandal on its hands, when early one morning Continue reading