The Legend of Deputy Jim

The Legend of Deputy Jim

The Legend of Deputy Jim is an action-thriller, crime-fiction novel by Dan E. Hendrickson, published in the year 2019. The book follows the adventurous life and legendary actions of Deputy Jim Edwards, who became the deputy at Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States, after completing his graduation but was already a hero and a savior way before that.

The book is all about action, crime, detective skills, and heroism. It will especially appeal to all those rough action-thrillers and fight lovers.

If you are a car and gun lover this book will appeal to your admiration. The story will keep you on the edge through and through with all its conspiracy, crime-solving, and combat scenes.

Book review: The Legend of Deputy Jim by Dan E. Hendrickson

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There are plenty of detective, policeman, and Sheriff case-solving stories available around but what’s unique with this particular novel is its point of view and setting.

The Legend of Deputy Jim is set in a small corner of a US county, the story follows the life story of an extraordinary man who is not great because he is a deputy but, he is a great man and a great deputy. Full of action, drama, and heroism this book promises to keep you gasping throughout.

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This story is about a young man named Jim Edward who lives, studies and later becomes a Deputy at Story, a town neighboring Sheridan county, in Wyoming, USA.

Throughout his adventurous and eventful career, he travels to the neighboring regions hikes up the mountains and raids into the woods and caves to solve cases.

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Jim Edward is an extraordinarily talented young man. He is a very self-dependent and self-respecting man. Married to his High School sweetheart, he has a happy loving, and altruistic family. Jim always strived to serve the people, Decided to do his graduations in criminal justice and service state from the Sheriff’s department. He always had a neck for vehicles and auto body works, was an excellent box, and had almost defeated a state-level boxer.

Being such a multipotent man, Jim Edward’s skills were already a boon for the department, but his real talents actually came to light when he stepped into his Deputy career. His excellent detective skills, problems solving abilities, combating and warfare skills combined with his ever so helpful and caring nature and his brilliant brain took him to a different height and made him a hero.

The North Western parts of the US are suffering due to corruption and scandals. The smuggling of drugs like meth is becoming a grievous problem for all the states. The notorious biker gangs are becoming a big problem for the county.

Smuggling drugs, raping and murdering people, and messing with the cops just to spread chaos and terror are what they do. But, there’s a larger conspiracy brewing around the county, the higher-ups are targeted by a much larger gang, and the biker gang has collaborated with them and is creating havoc at Sheridan.

Read the full story filled with action, crime, and rivalry. Find out how Deputy Jim Edward, a newly appointed, young deputy goes on to bust down the biggest criminal conspiracy of the department and how he single-handedly takes down the biker gang in this thrilling novel.

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The theme of this story is crime, rivalry, and investigations. The book is full of action, drama, heroism, and witty moves. Overall it is a very thrilling and exciting read full of chills.

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The story follows a flashback and storytelling technique of narration. The characters, actions, detailing, and plot development of the story are very descriptive and realistic. The story is tailored to keep your blood rushing down your veins with excitement.

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Vowelor Review: A nail-biting crime thriller that will keep
you on the edge till the end.
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Reasons to add this book to your TBR

Being a sucker for criminal-thriller series and movies, reading my first crime, action thriller novel didn’t let me down in any way. The story has a promising plot development and heroic scenes, which will not let you get bored at any point.

The action and drama will keep you hooked throughout. The author makes sure to personify every scene through his excellent writing skills and appeals to the reader’s senses in every possible way.

About the Author: Dan Hendrickson

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Dan Hendrickson is an author and a businessman from Sheridan, Wyoming. He has majored in journalism and also has a degree in Practical Theology. Dan also studied Martial Arts, has black belts in 2 styles and has instructed martial arts for over 20 years.

Dan returned to his passion for telling stories and published his debut book ‘The Last Enemy’ in 2019. Over the years, he successfully turned it into a book series. ‘The Legend of Deputy Jim’ is a prequel to the same series.

Apart from writing, he and his wife Cheryl have owned three different auto detailing businesses throughout the country, the last of which they still run to this day. He went on to do much volunteer Christian ministry work throughout the United States for most of his adult life and continues to pursue those endeavors to this day.

shubhangi shreyaThis review was written by one of the Vowelor’s book review team members – Shubhangi Shreya. She is a multipotentialite. She is a curious head who is always egar to learn new things.

She is a graphic designer and an aspiring journalist. In her free time she loves to discover new books and stories to add to her collection.

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