Summary: author of numerous books about the West who published more than 150 novels and won numerous awards including several prestigious SPUR Awards from the Western Writers of America whose 1993 novel The Natural won the Oklahoma Writer's Federation Fiction Book of the Year Award, who was inducted into the Arkansas Writers Hall of Fame in 2004 and whose first novel Noble's Way was published in 1992.
Cause of Death: Complications from injuries suffered in a car accident
Born: November 11, 1937
Died: January 18, 2018
Location: Springfield, Arkansas