Treasure Mountain: A Novel (Sacketts)

By Louis L'Amour

TREASURE MOUNTAIN
 
In Treasure Mountain, Louis L’Amour gives you a strong tale of 2 brothers looking to benefit the destiny in their lacking father—and discovering themselves in a fight simply to remain alive.

Orrin and inform Sackett had come to unique New Orleans trying to find solutions to their father’s disappearance 20 years ahead of. To discover the reality, the brothers enlisted the help of a trailwise Gypsy and a mysterious voodoo priest as they sought to re-create their father’s final trek. yet Louisiana is a deadly land, and with one misstep the brothers may disappear within the bayous earlier than they even set foot at the trail—a path that resulted in no matter what legacy their father had left at the back of . . . and a mystery worthy killing for.

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One Night in Sixes (Children of the Drought)

By Arianne 'Tex' Thompson

The border city known as Sixes is quiet within the warmth of the day. nonetheless, Appaloosa Elim has heard the tales approximately what wakes at sundown: gunslingers and shapeshifters and historic animal gods whose human faces by no means out live the daylight.

And the sunlight is operating out. Elim's so-called 'partner' - that lily-white lordling Sil Halfwick – has disappeared contained in the outdated adobe partitions, hell-bent on creating a identify for himself between Sixes' infamous black-market investors. Elim, whose worldly station is written within the bastard browns and whites of his cow-spotted face, does not dare appear domestic with out him.

If he ever desires to pass domestic back, he'd larger locate his lacking associate quick. but when he is stuck out after darkish, Elim hazards succumbing to the outdated and sinister fact in his personal flesh - and learning simply how a ways he will visit live on the evening.

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Waltzing with Tumbleweeds

By Dusty Richards

Dusty Richards, sweeps his readers again to early days at the untamed frontier time and time back during this assorted choice of twenty unique brief tales. His event as writer of over 60 released Western novels is clear within the manner he has created such enticing and targeted plots. Dusty Richards understands find out how to weave a story that retains readers turning pages and coming again for extra.

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The Last of the Plainsmen

By Zane Grey

"Hezd rope the satan and tie him down...if the lasso did not burn," it used to be acknowledged of "Buffalo Jones," one of many final of the recognized plainsmen who trod the paths of the outdated West. Killing was once repulsive to him and the fervour of his existence was once to seize wild beasts alive. whilst he observed that the extinction of the buffalo was once inevitable, he worked for ten years pursuing, taking pictures and taming the noble beasts, for which the West gave him status and the identify Preserver of the yankee Bison.

In this exciting tale of a looking journey with Jones, Zane gray speaks firsthand of the nice man's braveness and prowess; how he roped the ferocious cougar and took it, clawing and spitting, again to camp; how he approximately captured White King, the fantastic chief of a herd of untamed mustangs; and the way the complete get together made camp less than the aurora borealis and hunted polar wolves.

"I are looking to exhibit the colour and sweetness of these painted cliffs and the lengthy, brown-matted bluebell-dotted aisles within the grand forests; i would like to offer a guideline of the tang of the dry, cool air; and especially, i would like to throw a bit mild upon the existence and nature of that unusual personality and memorable guy, Buffalo Jones."--Zane Grey

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Blood Gold (Dales Western)

By Scott Connor

While Patrick Grady and Rusty Anderton experience into Hangman's Gulch with a stash of gold filling their saddlebags the final individual they wish to work out is the infamous bandit Jack Wolf. yet their good fortune does not carry, and whilst Jack ambushes them their merely comfort is that he does not take their lives too. Patrick and Rusty vow to retrieve the gold or die making an attempt, however the information in their ill-fortune has unfold and now each guy inside 100 miles wishes it for himself. One hell of a struggle is coming and whoever survives it certain may have earned a slice of that gold!

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Warlock (New York Review Books Classics)

Oakley Hall's mythical Warlock revisits and reworks the conventional conventions of the Western to offer a uncooked, humorous, hypnotic, eventually devastating photograph of yank unreality. First released within the Fifties, on the top of the McCarthy period, Warlock isn't just essentially the most unique and unique of recent American novels yet a long-lasting contribution to American fiction.

"Tombstone, Arizona, throughout the 1880's is, in methods, our nationwide Camelot: a never-never land the place American virtues are embodied within the Earps, and the other evils within the Clanton gang; the place the war of words on the okay Corral takes on the various dry purity of the Arthurian joust. Oakley corridor, in his very fantastic novel Warlock has restored to the parable of Tombstone its complete, mortal, blooded humanity. Wyatt Earp is transmogrified right into a gunfighter named Blaisdell who . . . is summoned to the embattled city of Warlock by means of a committee of anxious voters expressly to be a hero, yet unearths that he can't, eventually, stay as much as his snapshot; that there's a flaw not just in him, but additionally, we believe, within the whole set of assumptions that experience allowed the picture to exist. . . . prior to the agonized epic of Warlock is over with—the uprising of the proto-Wobblies operating within the mines, the suffering for political keep watch over of the realm, the gunfighting, mob violence, the private crises of these in power—the collective knowledge that's Warlock needs to face its personal inescapable Horror: that what's referred to as society, with its legislation and order, is as frail, as precarious, as flesh and will be snuffed out and assimilated again into the wilderness as simply as a corpse can. it's the deep sensitivity to abysses that makes Warlock certainly one of our greatest American novels. For we're a kingdom which can, many folks, toss with all aplomb our sweet wrapper into the Grand Canyon itself, snap a colour shot and force away; and we'd like voices like Oakley Hall's to remind us how a long way that piece of paper, nonetheless fluttering brightly at the back of us, has to fall." —Thomas Pynchon

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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 actual: the guy 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 unearths that the quiet ranching group has develop into a booming mining city. Newfound wealth has no longer made Rafter a relaxed position, even if, and the odor of worry and greed is thick within the air. As Mike Shevlin attempts to resolve 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 center of an attractive yet tormented younger woman—and Shevlin’s personal future.

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The Painter

By Peter Heller

An Oprah.com "Must-Read" Book

After having shot a guy in a Santa Fe bar, the recognized artist Jim Stegner served his time and has due to the fact struggled to regulate the darkish impulses that usually overtake him.  Now he lives a quiet life. . . until the day that he comes throughout a looking advisor beating a small horse, and a brutal act of recent violence rips his quiet lifestyles correct open. Pursued by means of males lifeless set on retribution, Jim is left with out selection yet to come to New Mexico and the high-profile lifestyles he left in the back of, the place he’ll reckon with earlier deeds and the darkish shadows in his personal heart. 

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Brothers in Blood: a Byrnes Family Ranch Western (A Byrnes Family Ranch Novel)

By Dusty Richards

"Dusty Richards writes. . .with the flavour of the genuine West." --Elmer Kelton

Arizona is difficult state. . .

Chet Byrnes is construction a brand new lifestyles in Arizona Territory as he expands his farm animals ranching operation--but difficulty simply retains coming. A friend's younger daughter is kidnapped, and the quest leads Chet and his males to the wild city of Tombstone and eventually south of the border, the place every thing comes with a value. . .and lifestyles is reasonable.

And Chet Brynes Is a difficult Man

As a lot as Chet longs to stick as regards to domestic and his loved spouse, family and friends proceed to wish his model of support. he is capable of music stagecoach robbers and face down threats to his family. however the pursuit of a band of ruthless rustlers leads to a devastating tragedy for the Brynes relations. . .

"Dusty takes readers into the genuine west at complete gallop." --New York instances bestselling writer Jodi Thomas

"Dusty Richards is the embodiment of the previous west." --Storyteller Magazine

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