Book List in Order: 6 titles


  • "Chance be nimble. Chance be quick. Chance jumped over a candle stick."Sheriff Chance Colt has been fighting battles and wars since the day he was born. The aging sheriff is battle-worn and war-weary after serving eight years as a professional killer...



  • Sheriff Chance Colt is back again for the third time around with his familiar posse of friends and foes, along with some new good guys and bad guys to add to the ever-growing mix of the seemingly endless cast of characters he encounters along his dai...



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    Sheriff Chance Colt abruptly retires and then wanders off into the Santa Rita Mountains after his wife, Sarah, is murdered during a school shooting. It is his guilt and shame that force the sheriff to escape the heartbreak of the civilized world.When...



  • You can't keep a good lawman down. Especially a man like Sheriff Chance Colt. In this follow-up and sequel to his first novel in the Chance Colt Literary Mystery series, Chance and Circumstance, fiction writer and novelist, Tom Hawks, continues to fo...



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    Chance and Circumstance is a fictional police procedural novel about the modern-day American West. The setting takes place in Santa Cruz County, Arizona, the smallest of fifteen counties in the great state of Arizona. Santa Cruz County sits smack dab...



  • Merriam Press Fiction No. 3 First Edition, 2015 A dark, sad, comedic, fictional account of a man who believes he is the reincarnation of Ernest Hemingway. "Ernest Miller Hemingway was born on July 21st, 1899, in Oak Park, Illinois, a suburb of Chicag...





Complete Series List in Order

A Chance Colt Literary Mystery

1) Chance and Circumstance (Jun-2016)
2) Second Chance (Dec-2016)