THE BLACKSMITH “He was a man forged by fire, with a will of iron.”
Blake Thorton was born and raised a blacksmith, a skill that had saved his life many times. In the years following the War Between the States, fate would bring him to MacIntyre, a town that would need his skills, and so much more. Tom MacIntyre, a spoiled and privileged son of a wealthy ranch owner, intimidates the townspeople and has no problem crossing onto the wrong side of the law. He’s used to getting his own way … and tests his metal against the man who shapes it for a living; a man whose intensity burns like the fires he works in.
THE BLACKSMITH: VENGEANCE TRAIL “Blake Thorton hammers out justice … the blacksmith way.”
Deciding to stay in the town of MacIntyre was a natural decision for Blake Thorton to make. In a short time he had made both friends and enemies … fast. In this exciting sequel to The Blacksmith, Blake Thorton rides again to confront an adversary he didn’t know he had.
In Vengeance Trail, Blake’s story continues, with his feisty new bride, Chrissy, by his side. Content with his life, he became plagued by the secret he kept from her. Finally bowing to his conscience, Blake revealed it and inadvertently threw his quiet life into chaos.
Now in the fight of his life, Blake must rely on his friends, his guts and his determination to save what he values most in the world. The fire that rages inside him spreads to his iron-willed compadres as they match wits with the desperate outsiders.