Marshal Seth Benteen's problems start when he comes across a wagon in a creek with a busted wheel which is carrying a secret cargo of gold. Jewel Creek has fallen on hard times and were word to get out trouble would soon follow. But for whom was the smuggled gold destined? Could it be the Freedom Brotherhood, a secret organization rumoured to be preparing for a revolution? Benteen hides the gold in the town jail but as the night wears on it is stolen and a friend he had confided in is murdered. Benton must recover the gold and solve the murder if he is to stop a revolution and save his own life.
Used availability for Ben Coady's Secret of Jewel Creek
September 2006 : UK Hardback
October 2007 : UK Paperback