Book Three of The Clint Mason Series by William F. Martin.
Author’s Note: The third book published in the Clint Mason series, School Teacher and Gunman is the actual beginning of the Tales of Mason; Stand Tough and Ride West complete the series. School Teacher and Gunman was published on this blog serially beginning in March, 2011, running through July, 2012. Second in the storytelling sequence comes Destination Santa Fe, followed by Phantom Rider and Rio Pecos Compound, the latter of which is being published here serially beginning in July, 2016. Please consider picking up copies of all the Clint Mason books for yourself and a friend, and also look for the contents of these books on this site. Thank you very much for your interest.
San Francisco bustles with gold rush fever and excitement over the coming railroads. Into the middle of this roaring wild west arrives a young man with wits, poker skills and desires to get rich and build his own ranch and home. After nearly losing his life in a deadly fight over a card game, he’s given a second chance by an elderly school teacher.
As he follows his love for poker and his gun skills raise the stakes, can his determined mentor save him from falling to a faster gun?
Published: February, 2010
Format: Perfect Bound Softcover