Author: Kari Bovee
Categories: Mystery & Detective / Historical / Cozy
Annie Oakley is the sole support of her widowed mother and two siblings at the age of only fifteen. She is an expert with a gun and she shoots game to help the family survive. She could solve her problems including the pending foreclosure on her family’s farm if she would accept a marriage, including the impending foreclosure of her family's farm. She accepts a position with the Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show that takes care of all of her finance woes. Finally, she has a chance to save her family's farm--and make her dreams come true. Then a series of crimes takes place at the Wild West Show including the death of her Indian Assistant, Kimi. When her prized horse Buck is stolen, she realizes that someone is out to get her.
She is the recipient of awards including: 2019 Next Generation Indie Book Awards: Finalist in Historical Fiction, 2019 New Mexico/Arizona Book Awards: First Place in the Mystery/Crime Category and 2019 Hillerman Award for Southwest Fiction
See book review in our May 2020 newsletter Something Wicked This Way Comes…