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Sunday, January 27, 2013
Peter Bowen: Historical Western Series being released as ebooks
Bowen lives in Montana, where he is a cowboy, hunting and fishing guide,
folksinger, poet, essayist, and novelist. He is the author of the historical
western Yellowstone Kelly series and the Gabriel Du Pré mysteries,
about a Montana lawman.
Yellowstone Kelly novels take place in the Wild West of the 1870s. Reminiscent
of Larry McMurty’s westerns, they feature a hilarious and sly witted scout
whose adventures range from Buffalo hunts in the Zulu War to joining the Rough
Riders with Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.
critics alike have praised Bowen’s intelligent, evocative, and lyrical writing.
The New York Times wrote, “Riding with Du Pré is some kind of
enchantment… Bowen writes mysteries that are truly mysterious,” and Publishers
Weekly called the Yellowstone Kelly series, “Very, very funny.”
Filmed from his home in beautiful Montana, Bowen
speaks about the role the West has played in his writing and his life: