John Neely Davis is a product of the sandy hills of West Tennessee, an area east of the Mississippi Delta and west of the Tennessee River. Most of his working career was spent in land acquisition from the Appalachian mountains to the river valleys of New Mexico.
Previously published novels include Stephen Dennison, The Sixth William, and Bear Shadow. The last won the Janice Keck Literary Award. He also contributed to numerous anthologies: Filtered through Time, By Blood or by Marriage, Comanchero Trail, Western Trail Blazer Series, and the recent release Showdown.
John lives with his wife Jayne, in historic Franklin, Tn.