Sheriff Chick Charleston is the protagonist in a series of western/mystery novels by American author A.B. Guthrie, Jr. The series follows the title character and sidekick Jason Beard as they must solve murders – a crimes that were seldom committed in small Montana towns such as theirs.
A.B. Guthrie, Jr. (1901-1991) was an American novelist of western fiction in addition to being a screenwriter. Guthrie grew up reading, and tried to write fiction in high school. He went on to major in journalism and then started working at the Lexington Leader – a job he held for 22 years before he started […]