This is an enjoyable and interesting take on the legend of Wyatt Earp and the town of Tombstone, Ariz. More subtle than Bull's other work and lacking the flashy magic of the seminal War for the Oaks, it is still
a captivating and original story with
solid worldbuilding and characterization. Mildred and Jesse are perfectly drawn, and their growing relationship is a highlight of the book.
Jesse and Mildred need to decide what, if anything, they're going to do about the machinations they've discovered. In the process, they just may learn who they really are. (Tor, Jul., 320 pp., $24.95)