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Books by Maggie Magoffin

Maggie Magoffin is a columnist, short story author and novelist with a Bachelors Degree in English and Professional writing.

When she’s not entertaining her readers with a novel perspective of the old west, she’s most likely traversing the spiraling back roads of her Colorado foothills.

Dead Man Walking

Set During the 1800’s gold boom in Gilpin County, Colorado, the Misadventures of the Cholua front coverBrothers follows Dane and Jake Cholua through hardships, challenges and romance in their never-ending quest to find gold. Implementing historical facts and adding a twist of humor, author Maggie Magoffin brings to life the legendary ancestors of two modern day, coffee slingin’ gold miners. In Dead Man Walking, Book 1 of the series, we see Dane and Jake finding gold in Black Hawk Pointe and having their claim stolen by a mysterious stranger who they meet through a prodigious twist of events. With the aid of their good friend, John Schmidt, the brothers seek justice and continue their quest to find that high producing mining claim. 

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Pistols and Petticoats

Set during the 1800’s gold boom in Gilpin, County, Colorado, the Misadventures of the Cholua Front CoverBrothers follows Dane and Jake Cholua through hardships, challenges and romance in their never-ending quest to find gold. Implementing historical facts and adding a twist of humor, author Maggie Magoffin brings to life the legendary ancestors of two modern day, coffee slingin’ gold miners and their ladies. In Pistols and Petticoats, Book 2 of the series, Victoria Cashman is determined to learn who took the life of Ben Rumson, and why. When her sister, Ruby, shoots a member of the infamous Bummer’s Gang, the truth is finally revealed. The ladies surprise everyone with their hidden talents, and win the hearts of Jake and Dane Cholua. Watch for Book 3 – Bonanza Beans Release Date: Fall 2015

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