They lived in the shadow of a fear that grew by the hour, dreading the moment when their world would be destroyed by a torrent of looting and murder. And when that day finally dawned, the folk of Peppersville knew they would be standing alone against the notorious Drayton Gang. There was not a gun in town that could match the likes of the hard-bitten, hate-spitting raiders. But now it looked as if change was on the way with the arrival of the new schoolteacher, the mysterious McCreedy...
Used availability for Luther Chance's The Gun Master
April 2004 : UK Hardback
September 2005 : UK Paperback