JOHN SPIARS is the author of Riders of the Lone Star and Hell and Half of Texas, the first two novels in the Heck Carson Series as well as Bury me at Palmetto Springs, a western supernatural novella. He is a western writer and amateur historian with a passion for telling the stories of the American West. In his novels, he combines his love of "Old West" history, Texas history, and telling an entertaining story, while also staying true to the people who forged this country out of a lawless frontier. He is a native Texan, and continues to live in North Texas with his wife, four children, and two dogs.
John is also a member of the Western Writers of America. When not writing novels, he maintains a blog dedicated to Texas history, food and travel at www.underthelonestar.com and Facebook page of the same name.
John is currently working on Volume 3 of the Heck Carson Series.
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