Montana Mountains


These are scenes which, due to changes in plot or length of book, had to be deleted from the final...

Shelves from an old general store


Accurate details are what makes Reece Butler’s books come alive. Historical (Bride Train) and...

Bannack City Montana


Most books take place in Tanner’s Ford (Bride Train) and the contemporary town of Climax,...

A farmstead in the Bannack City historic site.


A general category where anything goes. Topics range all over the map, depending on which character...

Old Walt from The Badger City Gang, Bride Train 7


  The characters in the Highland Menage, Bride Train and the new Climax, Montana series are...


 Information on the latest Reece Butler books, including when new books will be available,...

Recent Posts

Mid-career crisis, as reader or writer

March 28, 2016

Getting the blahs is tough. Story ideas are easy. It’s writing them, and doing it well, that is...

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Donny Frost explains tradition of sharing wives

January 16, 2016

Excerpt from The Merry Widow of Tanner’s Ford, which takes place in 1988. Donny Adams is helping...

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Tom White snippet (1990)

December 18, 2015

Tom White is an enigmatic character who appears throughout the Climax, Montana series, solving...

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Creating Lila Frost proved I wasn’t stupid after all

November 28, 2015

Lila Frost, the determined rancher featured in No Strings Attached, had issues being organized and...

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