Heller with a Gun: A Novel

By Louis L'Amour

Tom Healy used to be in hassle. His theatrical troupe had to get to Alder Gulch, Montana, and the elements used to be turning. Andy Barker promised Tom he might get them there correctly, yet Tom used to be reluctant to belief him: he had the lives of 3 actresses to contemplate, and his own emotions for Janice extra heightened his quandary. Then King Mabry confirmed up. even though Tom didn’t just like the method he checked out Janice, he might see that Mabry made Barker uneasy. So Tom invited Mabry to affix them. Tom used to be correct to be fearful, simply because Barker had a plan. He knew that the wagons carried whatever greater than actors and surroundings. He and his males have been going to scouse borrow it any manner they can. And that incorporated homicide.

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Welcome to Hard Times: A Novel

By E.L. Doctorow

Tough occasions is the identify of a city within the barren hills of the Dakota Territory. To this city there comes in the future one of many reckless sociopaths who wander the West to kill and rape and pillage. by the point he's via and has ridden off, demanding instances is a smoking damage. The de facto mayor, Blue, takes in survivors of the carnage–a boy, Jimmy, and a prostitute, Molly, who has suffered unspeakably–and makes them his provisional kin. Blue starts to rebuild difficult instances, welcoming new settlers, whereas Molly waits with vengeance in her middle for the go back of the outlaw. this is E. L. Doctorow’s debut novel, a searing allegory of frontier existence that units the degree for his next classics.

“A forceful, credible tale of cowardice and evil.”
–The Washington Post

“We are stuck up with those humans as actual human beings.”
–Chicago Sun-Times

“Dramatic and exciting.”
The big apple Times

“Terse and powerful.”
–Newsweek

“A taut, bloodthirsty read.”
–The occasions Literary Supplement

“A fabulous piece of fiction.”
–The New Republic

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All the Pretty Horses (The Border Trilogy, Book 1)

By Cormac McCarthy

Now a huge movie from Columbia images starring Matt Damon, produced by way of Mike Nichols, and directed through Billy Bob Thornton.

The nationwide bestseller and the 1st quantity in Cormac McCarthy's Border Trilogy, All the beautiful Horses is the story of John Grady Cole, who at 16 unearths himself on the finish of a protracted line of Texas ranchers, bring to a halt from the single lifestyles he has ever imagined for himself.  With partners, he units off for Mexico on a occasionally idyllic, occasionally comedian trip to a spot the place desires are paid for in blood.  Winner of the nationwide ebook Award for Fiction.

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I Travel by Night

I trip by means of evening marks Robert McCammon's positive go back to one of these flamboyant, go-for-broke horror fiction that has earned him a world attractiveness and a legion of dedicated lovers. The terrors of the darkish Society, the gothic sensibilities of outdated New Orleans, and the tortured life of the unforgettable vampire adventurer Trevor Lawson all mix right into a heady brew that might thrill McCammon s unswerving readers and earn him new ones as well.

For Lawson, the horrors that stalked the Civil conflict battlefield at Shiloh have been greater than simply these of battle. After being forcibly given the reward of undeath through the mysterious vampire queen LaRouge, Lawson selected to grasp to what remained of his humanity and fought his method freed from the darkish Society's clutches. within the many years in view that, he has roamed overdue 19th century the United States, doing what stable he can as he travels via evening, fighting evils mundane and supernatural, and constantly looking the foremost to regaining a mortal life.

That key lies along with his maker, and now Lawson hopes to discover LaRouge on the middle of a Louisiana swamp due to a haunted priest and an unforeseen best friend. within the tornado-wracked ghost city of Nocturne, Lawson needs to face down sizeable enemies, the emerging sunlight, and his personal nature. Readers won't are looking to omit this exciting new darkish novella from a grasp storyteller.

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Kill Crazy (A Duff MacCallister Western)

By William W. Johnstone, J.A. Johnstone

The maximum Western author Of The twenty first Century

Born to a kin of hard-fighting Scotsmen. Sworn to a legacy of blood and honor. Duff MaCallister brings his personal model of justice to the recent American frontier--in this explosive western saga from bestselling authors William W. Johnstone and J.A. Johnstone.

Shooting Is the single method Out

In a city like Chugwater, Wyoming, you recognize who your mates are, who your enemies are, and who your kill-crazy maniacs are. For Duff MacCallister, the final class belongs to Johnny Taylor and his gang. Duff has wrestled with this polecat ahead of, and is familiar with that his chew is worse than his scent. but if Taylor's gang attempts to rob a bank--and Duff manages to shoot one and arrest Taylor's brother--the outraged outlaw increases a stink immediately out of hell. First, he starts off to randomly slaughter blameless townsfolk one after the other. Then, he leaves a notice at the our bodies caution: "We will kill extra of your electorate when you don't permit my brother go." Now, he is abducted a lady as bait--lighting a fuse below Duff MacCallister that is absolute to ignite the most important, bloodiest showdown in Chugwater heritage. . .

First Time In Print!

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Sweet Thunder

By Ivan Doig

A cherished personality brings the ability of the clicking to Twenties Butte, Montana, during this most modern from the simplest storyteller of the West

In the wintry weather of 1920, a unusual bequest attracts Morrie Morgan again to Butte, Montana, from a year-long honeymoon together with his bride, Grace. however the mansion bestowed by way of a former boss upon the itinerant charmer, who debuted in Doig’s bestselling The Whistling Season, offers to be much less providence than cash pit. And town itself, with its polyglot military of miners suffering to extricate themselves from the stranglehold of the ruthless Anaconda Copper Mining corporation, seems—like the couple’s fast-diminishing finances—on the verge of implosion.

These dual dilemmas catapult Morrie into his new profession as editorialist for the Thunder, the fledgling union newspaper that dares to play David to Anaconda’s Goliath. Amid the clatter of typewriters, the rumble of the printing presses, and a solid of unforgettable characters, Morrie places his reward for word-slinging to paintings. As he pursues victory for the miners, he discovers that he's  enmeshed in a deeply own conflict as well—the fight to win lasting love for himself.

Brilliantly shooting an the United States roaring right into a new age, Sweet Thunder is one other nice story from a vintage American novelist.

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Bullets Don't Die (Loner, Book 13) (The Loner)

By J. A. Johnstone

Journey To A Killing Ground

Conrad Browning, a.k.a. The Loner, is familiar with what it is prefer to a have a family members and a house. And he understands what it really is prefer to lose all of it. Now, he has a met guy dwelling at the fringe of sanity: an exceptional guy, a mistaken guy, a solitary guy who may well simply expense The Loner his existence. . .

The prior will not enable Him move. the longer term Is Even Deadlier.

Jared Tate is an getting older U.S. marshal who has kept lives, made enemies, and planted loads of undesirable males in hallowed floor. yet Tate is in serious trouble, the type that comes from a stricken brain. now not remembering up to he desires to, now not forgetting up to he should still, Tate has one individual to belief. as the Loner has made Tate's enemies his personal, taking over Tate's demons and Tate's struggle. within the lawless and violent Kansas territory, a tender wanderer and an getting older lawman will trip side-by-side one final time--into a struggle that would take each bullet they've got. . .

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Stand to Horse

By Andre Norton

Few authors have completed such renown as global delusion lifestyles fulfillment honoree and technology Fiction Writers of the USA Grand grasp Andre Norton. With the affection of readers and the compliment of critics, Norton’s books have bought hundreds of thousands of copies worldwide.

In Andre Norton’s action-filled story Stand to Horse, the tensions of fellows opposed to males are balanced by means of the tensions of guys opposed to nature, usually a merciless and unequal struggle. Throughout all of it, the reader senses the nation’s growing to be unrest as occasions lead as much as the Civil War. Many of the incidents and masses of the colourful discussion are in response to genuine journals and diaries saved by means of males who lived via those perilous times.  Stand to Horse is fiction of excessive order that re-creates a deadly and intriguing interval in our country’s history.

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Hard Luck Money: The Loner

By J. A. Johnstone

His father was once a well-known gunman. however the Loner is quiet, cautious, and the proper option to cross undercover--and the major to luck isn't getting slaughtered. . .

Hard good fortune Money

A attractive younger girl has an important tale to inform: approximately her outlaw father, how he acquired busted out of reformatory, after which met a bloody finish. Katherine Lupo believes her dad, a profession teach robber, was once sprung by way of a person who desired to arrange Lupo for an additional crime--and then killed him while the activity used to be performed. A Texas Ranger believes her. And he turns to The Loner, a guy with the guile and braveness to head undercover and discover who was once in the back of Lupo's break out and homicide. Posing as teach robber, The Loner unearths what he's after: a chilly blooded and lethal grasp felony. yet from the get-go, The Loner is combating for his lifestyles, for the lives of guys and girls at the correct aspect of the law--and one determined shot to plant an evil guy six ft below in Boot Hill.

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