Biography: Emerson Hough (1857-1923) was an American author from Iowa who started his career as a lawyer in New Mexico. Moved by the life and landscape of the region, he soon started writing magazine articles on preservation issues. His popular historical romances are set in the West and include The Law of the Land (1904), The Sagebrusher (1919) and The Covered Wagon (1922).

Books published by author:


  1. The Magnificent Adventure
    The Magnificent Adventure

    by Emerson Hough

    The Magnificent Adventure
    by Emerson Hough

    Rating: 2.6/5 (179 votes cast)

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    Early American explorers Lewis and Clark ventured into the unknown, willing to risk their physical lives for the frontier. But what of their inner, emotional lives? Here, Meriwether Lewis puts his love on the line for Theodosia, daughter of Aaron Burr.

    Category: Historical Romance

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  2. The Lady and the Pirate
    The Lady and the Pirate
    by Emerson Hough

    Rating: 2.7/5 (276 votes cast)

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    Sometimes a gentleman has to dramatically change course to win the woman of his dreams. That is the case for this gentleman-turned-pirate when his captive turns out to be the very lady he loves. This humorous romance includes adventures, treasures, shipwrecks, and rescues.

    Categories: Romance, Romantic Suspense

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  3. The Covered Wagon
    The Covered Wagon

    by Emerson Hough

    The Covered Wagon
    by Emerson Hough

    Rating: 2.3/5 (195 votes cast)

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    Jesse Wingate leads a caravan of covered wagons from Kansas City to Oregon, encountering all the challenges that met real-life travelers on the Oregon Trail. A big challenge is Will Banion, who will fight Jesse for the affections of his daughter and leadership of the caravan.

    Categories: Romance, Western Romance

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