- July 25, 2012 - WESTCLIFFE, Colo. --
Author Harvey Goodman's second novel, Winds of Redemption, has been awarded Honorable Mention, placing 7th overall in the General Fiction category of the 2012 Hollywood Book Festival. Goodman's first novel, Along the Fortune Trail, was the "Runner-Up" in the Genre Category of the 2010 Hollywood Book Festival, and was awarded Honorable Mention, placing 5th overall in Fiction in the Los Angeles Book Festival. Goodman's new novel, Winds of Redemption, is a stand-alone sequel that follows the continuing adventures and exploits of the young cowboy Sammy Winds in 1870's New Mexico Territory. In the latest saga, Sammy Winds and his outfit must battle a ruthless organization of cutthroats who have extensive power and resources, and are bent on taking Winds' land and leaving no witnesses.
Five Stars "Winds of Redemption by Harvey Goodman is one of those unique stories that captures the essence of the old west...a must read for historical fiction lovers."
Brenda C. for Readers Favorite
Five Stars - "If you like good, old-fashioned Westerns with plenty of action and a hero you can root for, check out Winds of Redemption, you won't be disappointed. If you've never read a Western, this is a wonderful one to start with. Try it and you just may be hooked on the genre."
Holly Connors, Feathered Quill Book Reviews
"Five Gold Nuggets...one of my picks for 2012. 'Redemption', the action of saving or being saved from sin, error, or evil. Find out what that means when you read this outstanding novel."
Fran Lewis -"Fran and Bertha"
For more information on Goodman and his novels, visit www.harveygoodman.co