Welcome to the home page of Canadian author, C. C. Phillips. Here, you can discover links to all fourteen of Phillips' published works including his latest release, Preston Diamond in: Death Stocked the Land. This is Phillips' ninth novel in the popular Preston Diamond series, a whimsical adventure as Death returns in cowboy guise.
'Preston Diamond in: Death Stocked the Land is now available in print and eBook form. Trouble, on a large scale, is brewing out in Montana Territory. Indians, settlers, trappers and frontiersmen fear to cross the ancient Old North Trail. No traffic is arriving from the west on the Mullen Wagon Road. War parties, wagon trains and mountain men who dared to trespass have vanished. Fort Benton is chock-full of folks who believe the rumours of 'Bad Medicine'. Many of these hardy adventurers have already caught a riverboat back to civilization. A petition demanding an investigation has reached the White House. Preston Diamond has been assigned the task of either discovering or dispelling the source of the outlandish tales. President Ulysses Grant's rather vague “somewhere near the headwaters of the Missouri” doesn't give Diamond a whole lot to go on. Bad medicine, bad whiskey and a hatful of bad hombres await his arrival.
'Echoes of the Equinox' is available in print. Jesse Sterling returns in this exciting discovery of a mammoth skeleton in his own back forty. Complications arise when the autumn equinox is reversed and summer returns.
'No Quit' is available in all formats. Bullying is not a recent plague as revealed in this captivating 1950 tale of determination and guts. C. C. Phillips' brand new character, Jesse Sterling, carries the torch as the Heidelberg country school battles the rival Wexford Wizards.
'Preston Diamond: Return to Way-cross' is available in all formats. Samantha Dexter, prime witness in the Governor Sheffield Rittinger scandal, has been abducted. Preston Diamond abandons his obligation to President Grant in order to track down the kidnappers and free the beautiful woman who has captured his heart.
C. C. Phillips announces the release of Preston Diamond: Boston Union Man, sixth in the Preston Diamond western action series. Available immediately on Amazon and CreateSpace and soon to be available through book store channels in the near future.
As usual, C.C. Phillips has abandoned his writing for the summer months, however, before he shut down the keyboard, the next novel, eighth in the series, Preston Diamond: Return to Way-cross, has been written. This sequel to Preston Diamond in Way-cross is now in the editing process and we hope to have it released in the ensuing months.
In other news, Preston Diamond: Boston Union Man is in the final stages of cover design and shall be out very soon.