Caleb Marcus is a Peacemaker, a roving lawman tasked with maintaining the peace and bringing control to magic users on the frontier. A Peacemaker isnat supposed to take a lifeabut sometimes, itas kill or be killedab After a war injury left him half-scoured of his power, Caleb and his jackalope familiar have been shipped out West, keeping them out of sight and out of the way of more useful agents. And while life in the wild isnat exactly Calebas cup of tea, he canat deny that being amongst folk who arenat as powerful as he is, even in his poor shape, is a bit of a relief. But Hope isnat like the other small towns heas visited. The children are being mysteriously robbed of their magical capabilities. Thereas something strange and dark about the local land baron who runs the school. Cheyenne tribes are raiding the outlying homesteads with increasing frequency and strange earthquakes keep shaking the very ground Hope stands on. Somethingas gone very wrong in the Wild West, and itas up to Caleb to figure out whatas awry before he ends up at the end of the nooseaor something far worseabTherewas nomistakingthe surpriseonthe storekeepera#39;s face, his prominent eyebrows up rising almosttohis hairline. He stood from his stool, revealing that he towered a goodfourinches over Caleb and weighed a good dealless. Good Lord anbsp;...
|Author||:||K. A. Stewart|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2014-01-21|