One Foot in the Stirrup
A collection of western stories that show a range of talent by an established author of western traditional westerns.
This is a collection of nine western stories, ranging from gunfights to romance. Men and women alike have enjoyed these selections. Each story has the features of good western writing—a clearly etched setting, memorable characterization, an original storyline, and a lively writing style. These are selections to read more than once.
“The author . . . possesses a sense of humor. He also has a deft touch at narrating incident. Written in succinct and often colorful language, his tales flow swiftly.” —Western American Literature
“An all-around fine collection of stories that meets the need for short western fiction.” —Roundup Magazine