Hangman’s Song by Jess Shelton, set in the 1840s wild west America is a story of a redemption & revenge by the young kid who lost his mother to a hangman’s noose, when he was only 7. He thought his father will come to release her, but that did not happen. Still he kept hopes on meeting his father and asking him why? In an ambush, he is rescued by another family, who take him to their house, though reluctantly by many members of the family. There he grows up, grooms, becomes a sharp shooter and sets out to find his father in the wild west. Lots of adventures follow this trail and make up the rest of the story.