WorldCat Identities

Conwell, Kent

Overview
Works: 62 works in 162 publications in 1 language and 18,069 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Suspense fiction  Western stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3553.O547, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kent Conwell
Grave for a dead gunfighter by Kent Conwell( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cline is stunned to learn that his father might still be alive, and journeys to the foothills of the Sangre d'Cristo Mountains of New Mexico Territory, where he finds himself in a deadly confrontation with powerful carpetbaggers determined to take his father's lands
The last way station by Kent Conwell( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Slade and his partner Bent arrive in the town of New Gideon and feel that folks in this town don't take kindly to strangers; after the two move on a posse from New Gideon catches up with them, accuses Bent of murder, and takes him back to face a judge
The bloody Texans by Kent Conwell( )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nathan Cooper is an expert scout and tracker. Arriving home one afternoon, he is shocked to find his wife, niece and her betrothed violently murdered. Swearing revenge, Cooper sets off on a quest to track down the killers--and heaven help them when his righteous anger delivers them to their maker
The last way station by Kent Conwell( )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jake Slade and his partner, Three-Fingers Bent, arrive in a small Texas town with plans to start up a stagecoach way station. But when Bent is accused of murder, Slade's got to find the real culprit before his friend's day in the gallows arrives
The bloody Texans by Kent Conwell( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trapper and scout Nathan Cooper returns home and finds his wife and young niece slaughtered. Nathan then uses all his skills to hunt down the murderers and confront them
The Swamps of Bayou Teche by Kent Conwell( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Boudreaux investigates the death of a banker found in the belly of an alligator and confronts a truth about the Louisiana bayou
Atascocita gold by Kent Conwell( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Sheriff Dan Ellis keeps Josh Carson and Tiny Hamilton out of the tar and feathering pot, he gives the two drifters a choice of thirty days in jail or bllull-whacking for Frenchy Buckalew and her freight line. After ony a few days on the line, the two cowpokes figure thirty days or the tar pot would have been a better choice
The crystal skull murders by Kent Conwell( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a few harrowing months of stumbling through catacombs beneath a New Orleans cemetery, evading alligators at Bayou Teche, and dodging a band of fanatics searching for a crystal skull and torching rap clubs, Tony Boudreaux figures he deserves a rest. So when a San Antonio client offers a ten thousand dollar retainer to find a priceless map hidden in his deceased father's den, Tony takes the job. He enjoys the ambience of the city and the exotic venue of the River Walk. To his dismay, the simple task of finding a hidden map explodes into a series of attempts on his life and two murders with over a half dozen suspects, all of whom stood to gain from the map rumored to have been ancient even in the time of Alexander the Great
Palo Duro shootout by Kent Conwell( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the war around him, Josh Miles refuses to take sides. Neither he, nor any of his acquaintances own slaves, so as far as he is concerned, the War of Succession is a fight between fools and thieves. Fate steps in when his childhood chum, Zeke Tanner, turns up traitor, the Copperhead, and wearing the blue of the union, murders of the old man Josh looked upon as a father to steal a shipment of gold bound for the Siege of Galveston. Now the war is personal. Josh and his sidekick, Leeboy Strauss, pursue Zeke and his patrol through Comanche territory until confronting his old friend in a shootout, a shootout in which Josh and Zeke must fight together against a band of marauding Apache, Comanche, and Kiowa in an attack that ends in tragedy
Death in the French quarter by Kent Conwell( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Melungeon beauty, the sister of an old boyhood chum, comes to private eye Tony Boudreaux, hoping he can help clear her brotehr's name. Tony takes the case out of a sense of loyalty but has no idea that the trail will lead to the underbelly of smuggling and drugs in the seamy intrigue of New Orleans's gangland and to the man responsible for the professional execution of his young cousin several months earlier. Forced to go undercover, Tony fashions a cover story that will usher him into the confidence of Bones Guilbeaux, the cold-eyed leader of a diabolical band of smugglers who kill without compunction. His pursuit of the killer leads him through a labyrinth of dark halls, hidden courtyards, secret rooms, and narrow passages where he frantically tries to stay one step ahead of those he pursues.--Publisher description
Panhandle gold by Kent Conwell( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junction Flats drifter by Kent Conwell( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Josh Barkley ties up his horse in front of the sheriff's office in Junction Flats, he gets more than he bargained for. He soon becomes entangled with a local rancher's headstrong daughter, who tells him that not only is she going to marry him, but she will help him carry out his sheriff's duties. Unfortunately, this includes accidentally knocking him unconcious while he is fighting with a hold-up man. And as if this weren't enough trouble, Josh learns he has landed smack dab in the middle of a town infiltrated by a Union spy ring trying to steal sixty-thousand dollars of Arizona gold headed for Galveston and the Confederate Navy
Vicksburg by Kent Conwell( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private Detective Tony Boudreaux investigates the alleged accident of his friend's father and gets caught up in a plot to defraud the dead man's family of millions of dollars
The gambling man by Kent Conwell( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mage Casebolt has a decision to make. Hang as a horse thief, although he was framed, or teach the towns schoolchildren
Extracurricular murder : a Tony Boudreaux mystery by Kent Conwell( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to secure an eight million dollar insurance claim for Frances Holderman, all Tony Boudreaux had to do was prove to Universal Life Insurance Company that his client was not responsible for the death of her husband, a local school district superintendent. What should have been a simple matter of confirming her alibi exploded in his face, leading Tony into a maze of suspects, each of which had his own reasons for murdering the superintendent--a tangle of faculty indiscretions, and the hidden world of high school drugs
The ying on triad / Kent Conwell by Kent Conwell( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Bourdreaux has only seven days to solve a ten- year- old murder and keep Bobby Packard from the needle. What he quickly discovers is that ominous forces exist that don't want Packard saved- forces that will go any length to make sure Tony fails
Promise to a dead man by Kent Conwell( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davy Nelson rode into Crockett, Texas to find a bunch of carpetbaggers stealing land from honest farmers. He took this personal, since one of the farms they were trying to buy belonged to a dead friend. Although outgunned ten-to-one, he devised a plan to use the skills he learned in the Confederate Calvary to cause plenty of mischief and save the day
The puzzle of Piri Reis by Kent Conwell( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After months of stumbling through catacombs beneath a New Orleans cemetery, evading alligators at Bayou Teche, dodging a band of fanatics searching for an ancient crystal skull, and tracking down the torch man of two clubs on Austin's Sixth Street, Tony Boudreaux wants a rest. So when a San Antonio client offers a ten-thousand-dollar retainer to find a priceless map hidden in his deceased father's den, Tony takes the job. To his dismay, the simple task of finding a hidden map explodes into a series of attempts on his life and two murders with over half a dozen suspects, all of whom stand to gain from the map, which is rumored to have been ancient even in the time of Alexander the Great
The ghost of Blue Bone Mesa by Kent Conwell( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jefferson Davis Travis hires on at the Diamond B in the high desert of Northwest Arizona, he has no way of knowing he had ridden into the middle of a sinister plot of murder and theft cooked up
Cattle drive to Dodge by Kent Conwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shad Colter has his hands full trying to run the nearly-bankrupt Flying A ranch with the recently-deceased owner's daughter
 
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Grave for a dead gunfighter
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The last way stationThe bloody TexansThe Swamps of Bayou TecheAtascocita goldThe crystal skull murdersPalo Duro shootoutDeath in the French quarterJunction Flats drifter