New YA series set in the Wild West…
After her family is slaughtered by outlaws, sixteen-year-old Grace Milton goes on a vendetta to capture the gang who did it. But once she meets a rugged range rider, she’s torn between revenge and love.
**To read chapters from Grace and the Guiltless, follow this link to Wattpad.**
Reviews for Grace and the Guiltless:
Johnson remains faithful to standard Western lore in this historical fiction novel: a young person seeks revenge on outlaws. The story opens with a shocking scene that paints a vivid picture and will capture readers’ attention…. A revenge epic in the vein of True Grit. ~School Library Journal
a refreshing surprise… A budding romance, clues to a possible conspiracy, and a cliffhanger ending promise exciting adventures ahead. ~Voice of Youth Advocates
Packed with action, drama, and, yes, a little romance, this book is sure to draw in readers from the first sentence and hold them there until the last. Johnson does a great job of creating interesting characters and setting up thrilling situations that will have the audience on the edge of their seats…Fans will be begging for the next book in the series once they finish GRACE AND THE GUILTLESS; it ends on a perfect cliff-hanger…Erin Johnson certainly achieved her goal of creating an exciting Western novel for young adults and hopefully the next books in the series will be even better. ~Teenreads.com
Some comments about Grace and the Guiltless from Wattpad readers:
“Wow. I think I was holding my breath the entire last half of the chapter! So heartbreaking.”
“This is one heartbreaking first chapter! Every second had me on the edge of my seat, and I love the cover.”
“I love this! Never read quite anything like it…I honestly never tried such a genre but you’re making me wish I had. This is amazing.”
“The descriptions give me the chills. I love the character. She’s so brave and practical and so mature.”
Book can be purchased at Amazon, Switch Press, and at bookstores near you.
AND NOW FOR BOOK 2…
In WANTED Book 2, HER COLD REVENGE, Grace’s saga continues as she single-handedly tracks down train robbers and fugitives in her quest for justice.
Author Laurie J. Edwards writing as Erin Johnson