The Short-story Prequel to The Cactus Creek
Get to Know Ben Wilder's Legendary Sheriff Father and Why Ben
Has Big Shoes to Fill
The notorious Dickenson Gang had wrecked havoc on Texas in the
1870s, and no lawman had been able to best them until Obadiah
Wilder stood his ground on a hot July day in 1874. Here, told in
Sheriff Wilder’s own words, is the story of his ultimate defeat of
these rugged outlaws, and the true tale of what led to Obadiah
becoming a true legend in Cactus Creek, Texas, history.
Don't Miss Cactus Creek Challenge in July 2015!
Anything he can do, I can do better. At least that was what
Cassie Bucknell thought before she pinned on Ben Wilder’s badge and
took to patrolling the streets of Cactus Creek, Texas. Cassie has
been in love with Ben since primer school, but Ben treats her like
a little sister. When they are picked to swap jobs for a month as
part of the annual Cactus Creek Challenge in their Texas hometown,
the schoolhouse is thrown into an uproar, the jail becomes a
temporary bank vault, and Cassie and Ben square off in a battle of
wills that becomes a battle for their hearts.