First novel by Bob Wood, "Sage", is a fast-paced Western epic sure please readers

"Sage" by novelist Bob Wood recounts the life of an American hero in the old West who, through serendipitous encounters, rises to the top of society.
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June 28, 2011 - PRLog -- Camp Hill, PA - Sunbury Press has released Bob Wood's first novel, "Sage", the epic tale of a half-Apache orphan whose rises to the top through hard work and good fortune.

About the book:
John Coulter Sage was born on a horse ranch in southeastern Arizona in 1851. His father was an ex-mountain man and Army scout who built and operated the ranch with a Mexican partner. His mother was a Chiricahua Apache. Sage was raised in all three cultures.

Sage went to sea when he was sixteen, and was shipwrecked off Okinawa, where a Buddhist monk befriended him. He was taught to fight and think.

This is a tale of Sage's adventurous life as an Apache youth, cowboy, sailor, Mexican Vaquero, drover, deputy sheriff, and much more.

List Price: $17.95
5.5" x 8.5" (13.97 x 21.59 cm)
Black & White on Cream paper
334 pages
Sunbury Press, Inc.
ISBN-13: 978-1934597491
ISBN-10: 193459749X
BISAC: Fiction / Westerns

About the author:
Bob Wood has worked as a cowboy, air crewman in the Navy, and professional ski patrolman at Mammoth. He worked for five summer seasons as a Wilderness Ranger. He patrolled the Ansel Adams and John Muir Wilderness areas in the Sierras for two summers on horseback, and for three summers carrying a backpack. He graduated in forestry from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, and retired after thirty-five years with the US Forest Service. He currently resides with his wife Alicia in southern California.

"Bob Wood's fast-paced Western epic of John Coulter Sage--orphaned half-Apache, cowboy, gunfighter, soldier, sailor--jack-of-all-trades--is sure to please Western fans..."
the Publisher

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Sunbury Press, Inc., headquartered in Camp Hill, PA is a publisher of trade paperback and digital books featuring established and emerging authors in many fiction and non-fiction categories. Sunbury's books are sold through leading booksellers worldwide.
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