Author R. Schlaeger’s new book “Pete and Jimmy” is a detail-rich novel bringing the challenges of the Colonial era in a riveting tale of the American West to life

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Recent release “Pete and Jimmy” from Page Publishing author R. Schlaeger is an evocative work of historical fiction following the fortunes of an early nineteenth century family making their way to the new frontier.

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R. Schlaeger is a small-town Minnesota native and US Navy veteran who became a carpenter after his discharge, married, had five children, and now lives in Tennessee. He has published his latest book “Pete and Jimmy”: a spellbinding tale of determination, perseverance, and love in a quintessentially American frontier story.

This is a love story about a man, his horse, and his family. It is set in the very early 1800s. They travel from upstate New York, through the prairies, and to the mountains of Colorado. This is a tale of Pete and Jimmy’s life together and their family, through good times and hardship but always with love.

Published by Page Publishing, R. Schlaeger’s engrossing is a must-read for fans of historical fiction depicting the rigors of life in the early years of the American experiment.

Readers who wish to experience this work can purchase “Pete and Jimmy” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play, or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

About Page Publishing:

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