Scarlet Patrol, The

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scarlet_patrol_website_sampleFor much of the first half of the Twentieth Century stories featuring the Royal Canadian Mounted Police were an extremely popular part of mystery and adventure fiction, popularized through films, television, books, magazines, dime novels and stage plays. Collected herein are 20 dramatic stories carefully selected from such periodicals as Adventure, Blue Book, Short Stories, Argosy, North•West Stories, Western Story and Frontier Stories, each starring Mounties of the scarlet and gold in a selection of tales of ...

Man vs. Man,

Man vs. Nature,


Man vs. Duty

Included are:

  • The Mounted by Walter M. Manning (verse)
  • Midnight by Reg Dinsmore
  • The Frozen Crucible by T. Von Ziekursch
  • Calling River by Laurie Yorke Eskine
  • Clues for the Mounted by Hulbert Footner (novelette)
  • A Man's Job by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • Conspiracy by Sgt. Dan O'Rourke, R.C.M.P.
  • Burning the Snow by James B. Hendrix
  • The Last Potlatch by J. Allan Dunn (novelette)
  • The Creed of Sergent Bone by Frederick L. Nebel
  • The Boundary Line by Harwood Steele
  • Out of His Own Mouth by Sewell Peaslee Wright
  • On the Edge by Ralph Keefer, R.N.W.M.P. and Stephen Chalmers
  • The Last Patrol by Harry Sincair Drago (novelette)
  • White Capote by Dan Cushman
  • The Match by James Oliver Curwood
  • The Little Red Book Says— by C.F. Kearns
  • When the Mounties Failed by Frank Richardson Pierce
  • According to Law by Frank L. Packard
  • The Limber-Pine Squatters by William Byron Mowery
  • Fort Saskatchewan by Llewellyn Hughes [writing as Cornelius Morgan] (novelette)
Selected and with an introduction by Tom Roberts.
With a foreword by ______________



Book Details

Title: The Scarlet Patrol
Author: Tom Roberts (ed.)
Genre: Adventure
ISBN: 978-1-884449-xx-x
Price: Trade paperback / 280 pages / Price: $24.95 US


#1 2012-06-16 11:22
What is the date for release? I love Mountie/Northern stories and cannot get enough. I own all of the existing anthologies and cannot wait for this one...


The target release date for this collection is November 2012. Thank you for the interest. Tom Roberts/Publisher

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