Memoirs of a Texan: Redemption
Memoirs of a Texan: Redemption is a continuation of the Jim Cobb saga began with Memoirs of a Texan: War which won the Fast Pencil 2009 Best of Category Award. Experience reconstruction in post-war Texas through the lives of
Jim Cobb who builds a financial empire in cattle, cotton, wood processing, and shipping while contesting treacherous carpetbaggers and scalawags
Andy Blaylock, the Regimental First Sergeant who becomes Jim's right arm and finds his soul mate with a young widow who joins the newly formed cotton consortium
Robert Savage, twice unlucky in post-war romance finds love with a shy school teacher who understands his postwar trauma from her own capture and rescue from a Comanche raiding party
Author of the Memoirs of a Texan historic fiction trilogy, the saga of a young VMI cadet caught up in the Civil War who leaves Virginia with a stolen Union payroll and builds an empire in post-war Texas. The first book, subtitled War, is out now. The second book, Redemption, will be out in late 2009 or early 2010. The third book, Empire, will take longer.
I am launching two new ventures
New Horizons Entertainment, an Austin based participative film making company, and
Aleutian Air, a Seattle based regional airline serving the Pacific Northwest.
Please visit my website, http://www.memoirsofatexan.com, for more information on me and the books.