Publisher and Bookstore

Major Mitchell

Major Mitchell is the author of ten novels and two children’s books. He lives with his wife, Judy, and their dog, Molly, in Northern California. A member of The Western Writers of America and a frequent guest speaker at historical meetings and schools on the West Coast, he has also written several songs, recorded a CD of traditional country/folk music, and takes the stage on rare occasions as a singer.

Major and his wife, Judy, are the owners of Shalako Press.

You may visit his website at