Johnny Boggs, Western Fiction, Historical Fiction, old west, wild west
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Johnny Boggs, western writer, winner of the Spur Award from the Western Writers of America
Seven-Time Spur Award Winner
Winner of the Western 
Heritage Wrangler Award  
Western Fiction, Historical Fiction, old west, wild west
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Pinnacle, 2016
2017 Spur Award Winner!
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Charles Favour - Santa Fe, NM
"When I taught American literature at the Univ. of Iowa, a colleague taught a 'Great Westerns' course devoted to novels. Vardis Fisher's MOUNTAIN MAN, Alan LeMay's THE SEARCHERS, A.B. Guthrie's THE BIG SKY. Charles Portis's TRUE GRIT. Clearly Westerns can be literature. I suspect that Johnny D. Boggs would be on the syllabus today." -- David Morrell, best-selling author of First Blood and The Brotherhood of the Rose
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The Kansas City Cowboys
Blackstone, 2017
Top Soldier
Blackstone, 2016
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TAOS LIGHTNING

    A 15-year-old New Mexico body is forced to replace his injured father on a grueling, 1,800-mile horse race from the Texas coast to New England, riding a half-broke mustang stallion named Taos Lightning. This Young Adult-Crossover Novel won Boggs a record eighth Spur Award from Western Writers of America.

​Roundup: "With quirky characters and a course rooted deep in American history, Boggs proves he’s a master of dialog and setting...."
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Hard Way Out of Hell
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Hard Way Out of Hell, Blackstone, 2016
Taos Lightning
Center Point, 2018
  The Raven's Honor

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       The Raven's Honor
        Center Point, 2018