Gold Mountain

Gold Mountain

A Klondike Mystery

Book - 2012
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Gangster Paul Sheridan is determined to become the king of Gold Mountain. And he intends to marry Fiona McGillivray and make her his queen. Fiona wants no part of these mad plans, but Sheridan refuses to take no for an answer.


When Fiona MacGillivray refuses the bandit Paul Sheridan, it’s up to her son to to save her.

Book Three of the Klondike Mystery Series by Vicki Delany!

In the summer of 1897, Fiona MacGillivray and her eleven year-old son, Angus, arrive in Vancouver in time to hear the news gold discovered in the Klondike! Fiona immediately sets off for Skagway, Alaska, intent on opening a theatre. After one encounter with infamous gangster Soapy Smith and his henchman Paul Sheridan, she decides to pursue her ambitions on the other side of the border in Dawson City. As a dying man breathes his last, he passes on to Sheridan a map pointing due north to the fabled Gold Mountain, where hills of gold keep the heat from hot springs contained in a valley as warm as California.

Sheridan is determined to become the king of Gold Mountain and to marry Fiona and make her his queen. Fiona, of course, wants no part of these mad plans. When Sheridan refuses to take no for an answer, Fiona must rely on Corporal Sterling of the North-West Mounted Police, young Angus, and a headstrong assortment of townsfolk to help thwart his scheme.

If you loved Gold Mountain, check out the fourth book of the series,Gold Web.



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Upon learning the location of the fabled Gold Mountain from a dying man, henchman Paul Sheridan schemes to get rich and make Fiona MacGillivray his wife--plans in which Fiona wants no part.

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Gangster Paul Sheridan is determined to become the king of Gold Mountain. And he intends to marry Fiona McGillivray and make her his queen. Fiona wants no part of these mad plans, but Sheridan refuses to take no for an answer.


In the summer of 1897, Fiona MacGillivray and her eleven year-old son, Angus, arrive in Vancouver in time to hear the news gold discovered in the Klondike! Fiona immediately sets off for Skagway, Alaska, intent on opening a theatre. After one encounter with infamous gangster Soapy Smith and his henchman Paul Sheridan, she decides to pursue her ambitions on the other side of the border in Dawson City. As a dying man breathes his last, he passes on to Sheridan a map pointing due north to the fabled Gold Mountain, where hills of gold keep the heat from hot springs contained in a valley as warm as California.

Sheridan is determined to become the king of Gold Mountain and to marry Fiona and make her his queen. Fiona, of course, wants no part of these mad plans. When Sheridan refuses to take no for an answer, Fiona must rely on Corporal Sterling of the North-West Mounted Police, young Angus, and a headstrong assortment of townsfolk to help thwart his scheme.



Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn Press, 2012
ISBN: 9781459701892
1459701895
Characteristics: 317 p. : maps ; 22 cm

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Oct 25, 2013

This is the first Vicki Delany novel I've read and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Fast moving and interesting setting which gives us insight into the Klondike gold rush days. Even the unexpected ending was good. I will definitely be picking up a few more of her novels.

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