John Kachuba

Sonora Moonlight

By Florence B. Weinberg - Published 2009



In the 18th century, Spanish missionaries struggle to convert and educate the Native American population of Sonora, Northwest New Spain (Mexico). Father Ygnacio ...Read Review

Riding Vengeance with the James Gang

By Donald L. Gilmore - Published 2009


Biographical FictionWestern

In the preface to this novel about the notorious gang headed by Frank and Jesse James, Gilmore expresses how difficult it was to ...Read Review

Rio Chama

By Johnny D. Boggs - Published 2009



New Mexico Territory in the 1890s was as wild as the West could be with gunslingers, cattle rustlers, and hostile Indians, trying to ...Read Review

City of Silver

By Annamaria Alfieri - Published 2009



In the 17th century, fabulous lodes of silver were mined from the area around Potosi, making the city in the mountains the richest ...Read Review

The Sound of Building Coffins

By Louis Maistros - Published 2009



In 1891 New Orleans, a black preacher named Noonday Morningstar, with the help of his son Typhus, saves the infant child of a Sicilian ...Read Review

Nambe Year One

By Orlando Romero - Published 2009



Out of print for many years since its publication in 1976, Romero’s luminous and mystical novel is once again available to a new ...Read Review

The Organ Grinder

By Maan Meyers - Published 2008



The latest book in the Dutchman Historical Mystery series by husband-and-wife team Martin and Annette Meyers (writing as Maan Meyers) is set in 1899 ...Read Review

To Catch The Lightning

By Alan Cheuse - Published 2008


Biographical Fiction

While Edward S. Curtis’s iconic photos of Native Americans, taken in the early years of the 20th century, revealed much about that ...Read Review