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The Blackbird

(2015)
(The fourth book in the Wings of the West series)
A novel by

 
 
Haunted by a deadly attack, Tess Carlisle turns to bounty hunter Cale Walker to find her missing padre. But in the land of the Apache, can he free her heart?"The Wings of the West series is a fresh take on women in the Old West and the men they love. I'm addicted to Kristy McCaffrey's sexy westerns and adventurous heroines!" - Ann Charles, USA Today Bestselling Author of the Award-winning Deadwood Mystery SeriesBounty hunter Cale Walker arrives in Tucson to search for J. Howard "Hank" Carlisle at the request of his daughter, Tess. Hank mentored Cale before a falling out divided them and a mountain lion attack left Cale nearly dead. Rescued by a band of Nednai Apache, his wounds were considered a powerful omen and he was taught the ways of a di-yin, or a medicine man. To locate Hank, Cale must enter the Dragoon Mountains, straddling two worlds that no longer fit. But he has an even bigger problem - finding a way into the heart of a young woman determined to live life as a bystander.For two years, Tess Carlisle has tried to heal the mental and physical wounds of a deadly assault by one of her papa's men. Continuing the traditions of her Mexican heritage, she has honed her skills as a cuentista, a storyteller and a Keeper of the Old Ways. But with no contact from her father since the attack, she fears the worst. Tess knows that to reenter Hank Carlisle's world is a dangerous endeavor, and her only hope is Cale Walker, a man unlike any she has ever known. Determined to make a journey that could lead straight into the path of her attacker, she hardens her resolve along with her heart. But Cale makes her yearn for something she vowed she never would - love.A sensuous historical western romance set in 1877 Arizona Territory.2015 Laramie Award ~ First In Category ~ Best in Western Fiction, Romance"With dastardly villains, plenty of action, a strong heroine, surprising twists and turns, and a sexy cowboy, all underlined by a sensual love story, this historical western romance has something for everyone." ~ InD'tale Magazine"... engaging and intense ... difficult to put down." ~ Chanticleer Book ReviewsDon't miss all the books in the series~The Wren: Book 1The Dove: Book 2The Sparrow: Book 3The Blackbird: Book 4The Shiny Penny: Short Story 4.1 (available free exclusively to Kristy's newsletter subscribers)Song Of The Wren: Novella 4.2 (available free exclusively to Kristy's newsletter subscribers)The Bluebird: Book 5Echo of the Plains: Novella 5.5

Genre: Romance

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Paperback Editions

May 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Blackbird (Wings of the West) (Volume 4)
Author(s): Kristy McCaffrey
ISBN: 0-9976651-9-X / 978-0-9976651-9-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: K. McCaffrey LLC
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

May 2015 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Blackbird (Wings of the West Book 4)
Author(s): Kristy McCaffrey
Publisher: K. McCaffrey LLC
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU