Lonesome Land

By B. M. Bower

Valeria had come to Montana to marry a cowboy named Manley, awaiting a destiny filled with companionship and bracing freedom, motels with nice fireplaces and bearskin rugs, conceivable livestock and modern horses, and spectacular sunrises. If Val had recognized what used to be rather expecting her, she easily wouldn’t have got off the train.
 
Oh, the rustic was once extraordinary, however it may be merciless in wintry weather and lonesome for a lady caught on a ranch miles from the closest neighbor. Val is forged into conditions that try out her mood, energy, and sanity. Married to an alcoholic, she is pressured to revise her back-East notions approximately women and men, accountability, and the West itself. She is going from romanticization to "blind unreasoning terror of the empty land" to decisive action.

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Ride the River: The Sacketts: A Novel

By Louis L'Amour

In Ride the River, Louis L’Amour spins the story of a tender girl who has to guard her kinfolk fortune from a murderous thief and educate him what it skill to be a Sackett. Sixteen-year-old Echo Sackett had by no means been faraway from her Tennessee home—until she made the lengthy trek to Philadelphia to gather an inheritance. Echo might look after herself in addition to any Sackett guy, yet James White, a pointy urban legal professional, figured that dishonest the cash from the younger lady will be like taking sweet from a toddler. If he couldn’t hoodwink Echo out of the money, he’d simply scouse borrow it from her outright. And if she submit a struggle? there have been lots of injuries which can take place to a rustic woman on her first journey to the massive urban.

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Where the Long Grass Blows

By Louis L'Amour

Invoice Canavan rode into the valley with a dream to begin his personal ranch. but if he controlled to stake claims at the 3 most sensible water holes, the opposite ranchers grew to become opposed to him.

No one is extra made up our minds to work out Canavan lifeless than famous person Levitt. Levitt is an unscrupulous businessman who has been gathering livestock at an alarming expense. Suspicious after witnessing a mystery assembly among the riders of warring ranches, invoice starts off noticing different doubtful habit: Why is Levitt’s fiancée, Dixie Venable, appearing extra like a hostage than a prepared bride-to-be?

Canavan doesn’t have a lot time to determine what’s happening. the full valley is opposed to him, and everybody is able to shoot on sight.

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Bullets Over Bedlam (Rogue Lawman, Book 4)

By Peter Brandvold

Once a lawman, regularly a lawman. the one version is whose legislation you follow.

U.S. Marshal Flagg won't permit Gideon Hawk, as soon as deputy marshal, now Rogue Lawman, slip via his hands. He follows Hawk to his hideout in Bedlam, made up our minds to trap him. yet he doesn't understand that Hawk has the aid of an outdated nemesis on his part, a lady who is aware the texture of his touch-and the texture of a gun. And what he doesn't be aware of might harm him.

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Two Brothers: The Lawman / The Gunslinger (2 Books in 1)

By Linda Lael Miller

The bestselling vintage from New York occasions bestselling writer Linda Lael Miller a couple of rugged pair of dual brothers—the lawman and the gunslinger—and how they locate the women in their goals around the outdated West.

Marshal Shay McQuillan has much on his hands—stagecoach robbers to trace, a murdered fiancé to avenge—and he doesn’t want a similar dual brother, who he by no means knew existed, turning up abruptly. Then Shay’s international is really shaken by means of wonderful Aislinn Lethaby, a inn employee who abruptly steps in to rescue him from chance! Is she a candy distraction from his critical duties—or the reply to his lonely middle?

Now that he has came upon his dual brother, all Tristan Saint-Laurent desires is to be a calm rancher. What he will get is Emily Starbuck, a made up our minds package deal of difficulty from again East. Tristan is familiar with he should still inform Emily and her irritating sheep to maneuver alongside, yet he doesn’t have the center. without notice, the gunslinger is dreaming of married bliss. yet his prior might but come among him and the lady he has come to loves.

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Snowbound with the Sheriff

By Lauri Robinson

Southern Montana, 1886

When Chayston Williams agreed to behave as sheriff of Spring Valley, Montana, he by no means dreamed his tasks would come with supplying his father's beautiful younger mail-order bride to the kinfolk ranch in time for a Christmas wedding!

Violet Ritter promised her overdue stepfather that she might marry the guy of his picking. yet she's stunned to find her husband-to-be is sufficiently old to have a grown son of his personal! And she's much more shocked via her allure to the ornery younger man….

When a snowstorm strands them within the sheriff's place of work for 2 days—and nights—how will Chayston and Violet cease the hearth among them from blazing out of control?

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Trail of the Apache and Other Stories

By Elmore Leonard

Destiny, restlessness, and greed moved the white guy west, into lands occupied for hundreds of years through a proud and noble humans: Arapahoe, Navajo, Apache, Sioux. The sour misunderstandings and brutal clashes of cultures that resulted eventually formed the country we all know at the present time. In seven vintage western stories, the New York Times-bestselling Grand grasp re-creates a global of violence, deception, vengeance, and weird good looks with a similar peerless storytelling energy that distinguishes his acclaimed suspense fiction.

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An American Angler In Australia (Blue Water Classics)

By Zane Grey

Australia brings to brain photos of the good Barrier Reef, nice white sharks, large crocodiles and pleasant humans. Zane gray fished far and wide, yet he frequently discovered himself lured again to the Pacific particularly round Australia and New Zealand. lots of the fish stuck in An American Angler in Australia are sharks (great white, tiger, even a couple of carpet!) yet you cannot cross great video game fishing in Australia and never anticipate to be teased by way of marlins.

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A Million Ways to Die in the West

By Seth MacFarlane

From the writer of Family Guy and director of Ted comes a hilarious first novel that reinvents the Western.
 
Mild-mannered sheep farmer Albert Stark is bored to death with the cruel lifetime of the yankee frontier, the place it kind of feels every little thing and whatever can kill you: Duels at excessive midday. Barroom brawls. toxic snakes. Cholera-infected ingesting water. Tumbleweed abrasion. whatever known as “toe-foot.” Even a visit to the outhouse. convinced, there are one million how you can die within the wild, wild West, and Albert plans to prevent all of them. a few humans imagine that makes him a coward. Albert calls it logic. but if his female friend dumps him for the main unbearable man on the town, Albert comes to a decision to struggle back—even although he can’t shoot, journey, or throw a punch. thankfully, he groups up with a gorgeous gunslinger who’s tricky sufficient for the either one of them. Unfortunately, she’s married to the most important, meanest, such a lot jealous badass at the frontier. seems Albert has simply chanced on 1000000 and one how you can die within the West.

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Lonesome Dove: A Novel

By Larry McMurtry

A love tale, an event, and an epic of the frontier, Larry McMurtry’s Pulitzer Prize— successful vintage, Lonesome Dove, the 3rd publication within the Lonesome Dove tetralogy, is the grandest novel ever written in regards to the final defiant barren region of America.

Journey to the dusty little Texas city of Lonesome Dove and meet an unforgettable collection of heroes and outlaws, whores and girls, Indians and settlers. Richly actual, fantastically written, constantly dramatic, Lonesome Dove is a publication to make us snicker, weep, dream, and bear in mind.

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