fadedpage.com

FP now includes 5500 eBooks in its collection.

  main page


Man to Man

Cover Image

Book Details

Title:Man to Man
Author:
Gregory, Jackson   
(6 of 8 for author by title)
The Short Cut
The Man from Painted Rock
Published:   1920
Publisher:Charles Scribner's Sons
Tags:fiction, western
Description:

Settle in for a stiff dose of daring and danger in Jackson Gregory's classic Man to Man. Protagonist Steve Packard comes from a long line of rough-and-tumble men who make decisions at the drop of a hat, and when he gets the urge to put his career as a sailor on hold and travel to his childhood stomping, he doesn't stop to question it—he just goes. But giving into this nostalgic impulse may be the worst mistake in the long line of blunders that is his life. Will he make it out alive? [Suggest a different description.]

Downloads:103
Pages:143 Info

Author Bio for Gregory, Jackson

Author Image

Jackson Gregory (1882-1943)

Jackson Gregory was an American teacher, journalist, and writer of western and detective stories. Graduating from UC-Berkeley in 1906, he began as a teacher, then a school principal, and later as a newspaper reporter in four states and Cuba. Moving back to Berkeley, he tried his hand as a fiction writer by contributing short stories to the pulp magazines. After a dispute with a magazine editor, he forwarded his first novel manuscript to a publisher and his career as a writer then took off.

He would go on to be one of America’s more successful and prolific authors in the first half of the 20th century with 40 novels and numerous short stories published. Though the vast majority of his stories were about the American Old West, he did occasionally venture into other genres, like mysteries, fantasies or South Seas adventures. His writing formula was usually a successful combination of an abundance of action, adventure and suspense coupled with a dependable story line about areas and the life he was familiar with in the American Southwest.

Sources: imdb.com; wikipedia

Available Formats

UTF-8 text   20180765.txt
HTML20180765.html
Epub20180765.epubIf you cannot open a .mobi file on your mobile device, please use .epub with an appropriate eReader.
Mobi/Kindle20180765.mobiInfoNot all Kindles or Kindle apps open all .mobi files.
PDF (tablet)20180765-a5.pdf
HTML Zip20180765-h.zip

This book is in the public domain in Canada, and is made available to you DRM-free. You may do whatever you like with this book, but mostly we hope you will read it.

Here at FadedPage and our companion site Distributed Proofreaders Canada, we pride ourselves on producing the best ebooks you can find. Please tell us about any errors you have found in this book, or in the information on this page about this book.