Books by Jim Jones
HALO MOON by Jim Jones
As Jared Delaney rides home from a cattle drive to Colorado, he is haunted by a nightmare of menace and impending change, signified by the moon encircled by a hazy band of light . . . a halo moon.
Perilous Frontier: A Quartet of Crime in the Old West
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“Scarecrows” by Jim Jones Tommy Stallings hears his aunt and uncle in Texas are in trouble. He and his cousin, Rusty, leave the New Mexico Territory and head east. Cattle rustlers are terrorizing small ranchers in the Texas Panhandle and his Aunt Martha insists they look like “scarecrows” because of the canvas bags they wear to hide their faces. Tommy and Rusty join forces with Bill Slaughter, agent for the Stock-Raisers’ Association of North-West Texas, to investigate the rash of crimes.
In a hair-raising encounter with a mountain lion, Charlie realizes that if he doesn’t shoot the animal, his friend will die. Even though he is terrified, can he master his fears and grow up in the blink of an eye?
After their encounter with the mountain lion, Charlie, Bolo and Grandpa join a wagon train heading west.