Another Chance - Book Two

Cast of Characters

This is a list of the new characters mentioned in Another Chance: Book Two. The list does not include those that visit from other stories, so it is incomplete, but you can reference this list when trying to figure out who is who. As the author, I feel a need to look at my list so I remember who belongs where, and I know some readers have commented on wanting a list. You are welcome to print this for your own personal use. Some details may not be filled in at this time, but as they are discovered, they will be added.

For those mentioned in the previous book, please go to…

Book One: Cast of Characters

 

Dorothy Wilcox

The lawyer for Mrs. Walker

Dorothy was introduced in Chapter One.

 

 Midnight Star

Midnight Star

Breed: Mustang

Color: Black w/ a Star Blaze

Gender: Mare

Midnight Star is the mare Colt adopted from the Rescue. When Colt first rode her, he was told that she was deaf and may never regain her hearing. When she sensed danger, she took off. Upon stopping, Colt went flying and fell into a well. She rescued him.

Midnight Star was introduced in Chapter Two, but her name wasn't given until Chapter Three.

Dr. Bashir

Julian Bashir – Only mentioned by his father Dr. Bashir. He may come into the story later.

Orientation: Straight

The Bolt's family doctor.

Dr. Bashir was introduced in Chapter Three.

 

 

Julian Bashir

Julian was only mentioned by his father Dr. Bashir. He may come into the story later.

Julian was mentioned in Chapter Three.

Brock Allen Radcliffe VIII

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Gay

Spoiled rich kid who tried to buy Gold and threw a fit when he couldn't. Realizing that he was only hurting himself, he came around. Upon seeing Jared Dylan, he fell in love. Brock becomes a recurring character.

Brock was introduced in Chapter Three.

 

 

Brock Allen Radcliffe VII

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Straight

Brock Allen Radcliffe VII is Brock's father, and a very rich man. When he found out that Brock was gay, he told him that he loved him. His wife, not so much. They divorced and she chose to be penniless over having a "faggot" son. Brock set his dad up on a date with the lady who cooks and cleans for them. At first, Mr. Radcliffe was reluctant thinking Tonya only acted like she loved Brock because she was paid. When he discovered that she really did think of him like her son, Mr. Radcliffe proposed.

Brock was introduced in Chapter Three.

Jacob Malcolm Dylan

DoB: 8 July 1991

Hair: Light Brown

Eyes: Green

Orientation: Straight

Jacob Malcolm Dylan is a twin to Jackson, but he was put up for adoption because his mother and father were barely able to support one child. They couldn't afford a second. Upon meeting Jackson, they talked with their mother and confirmed that they are twins. They became best friends almost immediately. While Jackson was born before midnight of the 7th, Jacob was born just after midnight on 8 July 1991.

Jacob was introduced in Chapter Four

 Jacob M Dylan
Jared Dylan 

Jared Michael Dylan

DoB:

Hair: Dark brown

Eyes: Blue

Orientation: Gay

Jared Michael Dylan is the adopted son of Jacob and Elizabeth Dylan. He had been rejected by foster parents as soon as they found out he was gay, so he told Jacob and Elizabeth right away. Jacob told him that it didn't matter and Elizabeth took a few days to accept it, but she did. When he went to the ranch for riding lessons, he spotted Brock and walked into a pole.

Jared was introduced in Chapter Four.

Elizabeth Dylan

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Straight

Elizabeth is the wife of Jacob Dylan. Like Jacob, she was adopted as a child. They wanted to adopt their first child and hoped to eventually have a child of their own. Jacob discovered a pregnancy test stating that someone is pregnant while they were moving. Since it was in his and Elizabeth's bathroom, he believes that it is hers, but the child was never born.

Name was introduced in Chapter Four.

 

 

Tonya Winslow

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Straight

Tonya cooked and cleaned most of the Radcliffe home. She has often told Brock that she loves him like a son. Brock set her up on a date with his dad and they became engaged.

Spoiler Alert: They get married in Still Another Chance.

Tonya was introduced in Chapter Four.

Julia Sprayberry

Orientation: Straight

Julia Sprayberry is Jackson's mom

Julia was introduced in Chapter Five. Her first name is given in Chapter Ten.

 

 

Ben Andrews

Ben Andrews is a tow truck driver; he works for his brother.

Ben was introduced in Chapter Five.

John Andrews

John Andrews us the owner of Andrews' Towing.

John was introduced in Chapter Five.

Andrews' Towing 

 

Officer Dennis Jenkins

Officer Jenkins is the one handling Joe's vandalism case. You discover more about him and his family in Book Three.

Officer Jenkins was introduced in Chapter Five.

Kensi

DoB:

Hair: Black

Eyes: Hazel

Orientation: Straight

Kensi is student who goes to class with Colt. She took riding lessons just to get closer to Colt. Will they date?

Kensi was introduced in Chapter Six.

 

 

Father's Dream

Breed:

Color:

Gender: Mare

A horse at the ranch.

Father's Dream was introduced in Chapter Six.

Jon Robert Bolt

DoB: 28 February 1973

Hair: Dark Brown

Eyes: Blue

Orientation: Straight

Jon Robert Bolt is a distant relative of Jim's. He worked on the police force in Roberts, Montana until his father needed constant care preceding his death. On his way to Cody, his brakes failed and he ran into Heather's car. At present he is working security at Another Chance and upon seeing Gold started talking about another horse with a similar coat. This horse ended up being Gold's mother, Aurixi.

Jon was introduced in Chapter Seven.

 

 

Mr. Speedwell

Mr. Speedwell was the attorney handing the Walker's will. He is the former partner of Miss Dorothy Wilcox

Name was introduced in Chapter Eight.

Caleb

DoB: 1996

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Gay

Caleb worked as a grocery cashier but Jackson felt like he was looking for a change and offered him a job. Caleb became a riding instructor. He kidded Jeff about stalking him and they end up dating.

Caleb was introduced in Chapter Eight.

 

 

Ray E Hooker

Ray E Hooker was the detective in charge of Horse Thief case in Roberts, Montana.

Ray was introduced in Chapter Nine.

Aurixi

Breed: Quarter Horse

Color: Palomino

Gender: Mare

Aurixi is the dame of Gold. She went missing shortly after Gold was born and turned up almost four years later when a group of horse thieves were captured.

Aurixi was introduced in Chapter Nine.

Aurixi 
 Mike Werdna

Mike Werdna

Mike is the owner of the slaughter house .

Mike was introduced in Chapter Nine.

Fareyr

Breed: Quarter Horse

Color: Black with a White Blaze

Gender: Stallion

Fareyr is a black stallion quarter horse w/ white blaze that Jackson bought for Matt. Name means "god of marriage."

Fareyr was introduced in Chapter Nine.

Fareyr 
Kearis 

Kearis

Breed: Quarter Horse

Color: Black with a White Blaze

Gender: Mare

Kearis is a black mare quarter horse w/ white face patch that Jackson bought for Matt. Name means "goddess of beauty."

Kearis was introduced in Chapter Nine.

Jack Sprayberry

Orientation: Straight

Jack Sprayberry is Jackson's father, adopted father, actually… but Jackson's biological father had died before Jackson had a chance to know him.

Jack was introduced in Chapter Ten.

Jack Sprayberry 

 

Billy Sebastian

Orientation: Straight

Billy Sebastian played a prank on Jackson. He pretended to be gay, then stole Jackson's clothes.

Billy was mentioned in Chapter Ten.

Dr. Carwyn Mann

Orientation: Straight

The veterinarian who came to check out Aurixi.

Dr. Mann was introduced in Chapter Ten.

 

Ben Brodie 

Ben Brodie

Hair: Blonde

Eyes: Green

Ben Brodie runs the semi-annual Junior Rodeo, and works with students interested to prepare them during the "off season".

Ben was introduced in Chapter Eleven.

William A Mason

DoB: 21 January 1992

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Straight

William A Mason is the driver who killed Jim's dad. It was his twenty-first birthday and he had his first and last drink that day.

Name was introduced in Chapter Eleven.

 

 

Kevin

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Gay

Kevin is the center for the football team. He loves Dylan Jenkins, the coach's son

Name was introduced in Chapter Twelve.

Brenda Jordan

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Straight

Brenda is Heather's sister. She and Brant live in Kanazawa, Japan with their son Austin.

Name was introduced in Chapter Twelve.

 

 

Austin Jordan

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Straight

Austin Jordan is Jim's cousin and the son of Aunt Brenda and Uncle Brant Jordan

Austin was introduced in Chapter Twelve.

Brant Jordan

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Straight

Brant is Aunt Brenda's husband. His company moved him to Japan when their offices went there.

Name was introduced in Chapter Twelve.

 

 Chris Archer

Chris Archer

DoB: 18 November 1999

Hair: Dark Brown

Eyes: Hazel

Orientation: Straight

Chris Archer is Nick Archer's son. He was sexually abused by Deputy Matt Wallace. Jim befriended him and told him that he was a brother, even before Nick and Heather agreed to get married.

Chris was introduced in Chapter Fourteen.

Shinobi

Breed: Labrador Retriever

Color: Black

Gender: Male

Shinobi is Nick and Chris Archer's dog

Shinobi was introduced in Chapter Fourteen.

 

 

Christine Archer

Hair: Dark Brown

Eyes: Hazel

Orientation: Straight

Nick's first wife, and mother of Chris. She died during child birth

Christine was mentioned in Chapter Fourteen.

Chelsie

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation:

Chelsie is a girl in Chris Archer's class. He hopes she becomes his girlfriend.

Name was introduced in Chapter Fourteen.

 

 

Rory Scott

Orientation: Straight

Rory was the head of the gay-bashing gang

Name was introduced in Chapter Fourteen.

Aerie McGlaughlin

Orientation: Straight

Aerie McGlaughlin was an accomplice to Rory. He killed himself rather than going to prison.

Name was introduced in Chapter Fourteen.

 

 

Deputy Dawn

Deputy Dawn is a deputy with the Park County Sheriff's Department, she helped protect Jim and Joe.

Dawn was introduced in Chapter Fifteen..

Elizabeth

Elizabeth was a deputy that Nick Archer was dating. While on protection detail for the Governor, she took a bullet meant for him. She didn't make it.

Elizabeth was introduced in Chapter Fifteen.

 

 

Ronnie Snow

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Gay

Ronald Snow is the older brother and guardian of Donnie.

Ronnie was introduced in Chapter Fifteen.

Donnie Snow

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Straight

Donnie Snow was the boy who "killed" Buster Teddy Bear, and was planning to hurt Joe.

Donnie was introduced in Chapter Fifteen.

 

 

Fire Chief Paul Sykes

Orientation: Straight

Paul is the Fire Chief

Paul was introduced in Chapter Seventeen.

Darla Raye Sykes

Orientation: Straight

Darla is the wife of the Fire Chief.

Darla was introduced in Chapter Seventeen.

 

 

Mark Wallace – Police Officer and brother of Matt Wallace.

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation:

Mark Wallace is a police officer and the brother of Matt Wallace.

Name was introduced in Chapter Eighteen.

Nurse Matoya

Nurse Matoya was a nurse at the station outside Dusty's room.

Nurse Matoya was introduced in Chapter Twenty.

 

 

Mrs. Drayeh

Mrs. Drayeh was Jim's, Joe's and Dusty's Junior Year Home Room teacher.

Mrs. Drayeh was introduced in Chapter Twenty.

Aron O'lapid

DoB: 17 March 1997

Hair: Red

Eyes: Green

Orientation: Straight

Aron O'lapid was a very smart kid hit by a drunk driver when he was eleven. He was in a coma for seven years.

Name was introduced in Chapter Twenty.

 

 

Principal McConahan

Principal McConahan was the principal before Duncan.

Principal McConahan was mentioned in Chapter Twenty.

Pearl Wallace

Pearl Wallace is a sister to Mark and Matt. She took all the good in the family. She is also a former school teacher.

Name was introduced in Chapter Twenty.

 

 Matsuko Hamasaki

Matsuko Hamasaki

Orientation: Straight

Matsuko Hamasaki is Jim's, Dusty's and Joe's martial art sensei

Matsuko was introduced in Chapter Twenty.

Mr. Wallace

Mr. Wallace is Pearl's, Matt's and Mark's father. He is also the drunk who hit Aron.

Mr. Wallace was introduced in Chapter Twenty-One.

 

 

Nathan McCrery

Orientation: Straight

Nathan McCrery is Matt's Dad

Nathan was introduced in Chapter Twenty-One.

Caroline McCrery

Orientation: Straight

Caroline McCrery is Matt's Mom

Caroline was introduced in Chapter Twenty-One.

 

 

Derek

Orientation: Straight

Derek is Gina's dad.

Derek was introduced in Chapter Twenty-One.

Roger

Roger is Gina's brother.

Roger was introduced in Chapter Twenty-One.

 

 Jakey Bolt

Jake Bolt

DoB: 2 January 2010

Hair: Black - Shaggy

Eyes: Blue w/ Brown Flakes

Orientation: Unknown but suspected to be gay.

Jake is the adopted son of Jim and Zac Bolt. He was left at the church on the day he was born, with only a note stating his name was Jakey B. He met Jim at the rodeo demonstration and started calling him Daddy. 

Jakey B was introduced in Chapter Twenty-Two.

Sallie "Aunt Sallie" Dewill

Sallie "Aunt Sallie" Dewill is the lady who runs the group home. 

Aunt Sallie was introduced in Chapter Twenty-Two.

 

 

Zayne Alexander Abrams

DoB: 24 April 2015

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation:

Zayne Alexander Abrams is Vince and Marilyn's baby.

Zayne was introduced in Chapter Twenty-Five.

Joseph Lutherman

Joseph Lutherman is a fifteen-year-old barrel rider. Came in third.

Joseph was introduced in Chapter Twenty-Five.

 

 Midnight Passion

Midnight Passion

Breed: Quarter Horse

Color: Black

Gender: Gelding

Midnight Passion is Joseph Lutherman's horse

Midnight Passion was introduced in Chapter Twenty-Five.

Brandon T. Russell

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation:

Brandon T. Russell is a sixteen-year-old barrel rider. Came in second.

Name was introduced in Chapter Twenty-Five.

 

 Scout

Scout

Breed: American Paint

Color: Pinto

Gender: Stallion

Scout is Brandon T. Russell's horse

Scout was introduced in Chapter Twenty-Five.

Cody Russell

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation:

Cody Russell is the younger brother of Brandon. He jokes that Cody is HIS town.

Cody was introduced in Chapter Twenty-Five.

 

Josh 

Josh

DoB:

Hair: Black

Eyes: Green

Orientation: Gay

Josh is a Senior at School, looks like Taylor Lautner except for his green eyes. He likes breaking couples up.

Josh was introduced in Chapter Twenty-Five.

Scott "Scooter"

DoB:

Hair:

Eyes:

Orientation: Gay

Scott is a friend of Zac's; he attends Jim's martial art class. Zac introduced him to Brandon.

Name was introduced in Chapter Twenty-Five.

 

 

Horse Runner

I hope you enjoy the story and that it draws you in, wanting more. If you have any suggestions or concerns, don’t hesitate to email me.  Thoughts and suggestions are always welcomed and may or may not be implemented. Concerns will be considered and addressed as much as possible.

Also, I have created a mailing list.  If you would like to be added to it to be informed of new submission, please contact me at Zarek Dragon.  Please let me know that you read it on The Story Lovers' Website.