The High Graders

By Louis L'Amour

The tale was once that Eli Patterson had died in a gunfight, yet Mike Shevlin knew it couldn’t be precise: the fellow who’d been like a father to him have been a Quaker. but if Shevlin rides again to Rafter Crossing to discover the reality, he reveals that the quiet ranching group has turn into a booming mining city. Newfound wealth has now not made Rafter a calm position, in spite of the fact that, and the odor of worry and greed is thick within the air. As Mike Shevlin attempts to solve the secret of Patterson’s dying, he's led deeper and deeper right into a conspiracy that controls not just the destiny of Rafter Crossing however the middle of an attractive yet tormented younger woman—and Shevlin’s personal future.

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The Abilene Trail

By Dusty Richards

More than a million Ralph Compton Books in Print!

With 8 hundred head of farm animals to force north, Ben McCullough is counting on assistance from his ex-sergeant, Hap. yet nature's worst parts are not anything in comparison to the hazard that awaits them-a gang of outlaws decided to rustle the herd...

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True Grit: A Novel

By Charles Portis

Charles Portis has lengthy been acclaimed as one in all America's most advantageous comedian writers.

True Grit is his most famed novel--first released in 1968, and the foundation for the motion picture of an analogous identify starring John Wayne. It tells the tale of Mattie Ross, who's simply fourteen years of age whilst a coward going by way of the identify of Tom Chaney shoots her father down in citadel Smith, Arkansas, and robs him of his lifestyles, his horse, and $150 in money funds. Mattie leaves domestic to avenge her father's blood. With the one-eyed chicken Cogburn, the meanest to be had U.S. Marshal, by means of her aspect, Mattie pursues the murder into Indian Territory.

precise Grit is eccentric, cool, instantly, and unflinching, like Mattie herself. From a author of precise cult prestige, this can be an American vintage via and during. This new version, with a sensible new package deal and an afterword through acclaimed writer Donna Tartt, will carry this masterpiece to an excellent broader viewers.

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.45-Caliber Widow Maker

By Peter Brandvold

Cuno Massey is set to begin a brand new, peaceable existence. but if he comes throughout a jail wagon below assault, he cannot simply experience on. A gang of outlaws is hell-bent on granting 4 hardened convicts an early unlock, and with the one lawman down, the marshal is wrongly outnumbered. allotting frontier justice from the barrel of his Colt .45, Cuno does his most sensible to even the percentages and preserve the murderous animals the place they belong.

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Black Sun: A Novel

By Edward Abbey

Now in a Harper Perennial glossy Classics variation, the undying novel that chronicles a reckless romance within the desert, from Edward Abbey, one in every of America’s premier defenders of the ordinary environment.

Black Sun is a bittersweet love tale regarding an iconoclastic wooded area ranger and a freckle-faced “American princess” part his age. Like woman Chatterley’s lover, he initiates her into the rites of intercourse and the stark, mystery harmonies of his desolate tract nation. She, in flip, awakens in him the excitement of affection. Then she mysteriously disappears, plunging him into desolation.

Black Sun is a unique novel in Abbey’s repertoire, a romantic tale of a solitary man’s ardour for the outside and for a girl who's his barren region muse.

“Like so much sincere novels, Black Sun is partially autobiographical, quite often invention, and completely precise. The voice that speaks during this publication is the passionate voice of the forest,” Abbey writes, “the insanity of wish, and the enjoyment of affection, and the ache of ultimate loss.”

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Wolves of the Calla (The Dark Tower, Book 5)

By Stephen King

Soon to be a huge movie starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris Elba

Set in a global of awesome situations, jam-packed with attractive visible imagery and unforgettable characters, the darkish TOWER sequence is not like something you've ever read.

this is the 5th installment, "one of the most powerful entries but in what is going to absolutely be a grasp storyteller's magnum opus" (Locus).

Roland Deschain and his ka-tet are bearing southeast during the forests of Mid-World on their quest for the darkish Tower. Their course takes them to the outskirts of Calla Bryn Sturgis. yet past the tranquil farm city, the floor rises to the hulking darkness of Thunderclap, the resource of a poor ailment that's stealing the town's soul. The wolves of Thunderclap and their unspeakable depredation are coming. to withstand them is to danger all, yet those are odds the gunslingers are used to. Their weapons, even though, aren't enough....

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Child of God

By Cormac McCarthy

During this taut, chilling novel, Lester Ballard--a violent, dispossessed guy falsely accused of rape--haunts the hill state of East Tennessee whilst he's published from jail.  While telling his tale, Cormac McCarthy depicts the main sordid features of lifestyles with dignity, humor, and attribute lyrical brilliance.

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Love Comes Softly (Love Comes Softly Book #1)

By Janette Oke

Love Comes Softly brought the characters of Marty and Clark Davis, whose tragic situations introduced them to a "marriage of comfort" at the frontier prairies throughout the mid 1800s. the tale of the way Clark's sufferer, being concerned love reflected that of the heavenly Father, drawing Marty to religion and to like, has captured the hearts and imaginations of over 1000000 readers on ebook One on my own!

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