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Western fiction

  • Auteur:
    Johnstone, William W., Johnstone, J. A.
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    In the lawless West, Frank Morgan is the type of man you want on your side in a fight. But when he ventures into town--trouble always seems to find him. And now, treachery abounds as oil drillers encroach on local ranches, and violence erupts at every turn.

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    McMurtry, Larry
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    The beloved author of Terms of Endearment (RB# 90067), Pulitzer Prize winner Larry McMurtry presents Sin Killer, the first installment of a major four-volume series. Set in the 1830s, Sin Killer traces the perilous voyage of the Berrybenders, a family of English aristocrats, as they make their way across the wild American continent. Listeners from all walks of life are sure to relish this masterpiece of the old West filled with a cast of unique characters.

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    West, Charles
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    Joel McAllister, a former lieutenant in the Confederate Army, takes his steadfast sergeant, Riley, and heads west for Idaho Territory, seeking peace and gold. But the trail to Silver City is littered with peril--including a band of merciless Comanche warriors.

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    Guinn, Jeff
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    Cash McLendon faces stone-cold enforcer Killer Boots in an Old West showdown, in New York Times-bestselling author Jeff Guinn's riveting follow-up to Buffalo Trail. Cash McLendon, reluctant hero of the epic Indian battle at Adobe Walls, has journeyed to Mountain View in the Arizona Territory with one goal: to convince Gabrielle Tirrito that he's a changed man and win her back from schoolteacher Joe Saint. As they're about to depart by stage for their new life in San Francisco, Gabrielle is kidnapped by enforcer Killer Boots, who is working on orders from crooked St. Louis businessman Rupert Douglass. Cash, once married to Douglass's troubled daughter, fled the city when she died of accidental overdose-and Douglass vowed he'd track Cash down and make him pay. Now McLendon, accompanied by Joe Saint and Major Mulkins, hits the trail in pursuit of Gabrielle and Killer Boots, hoping to make a trade before it's too late.

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    L'Amour, Louis
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    In "The Trail to Peach Meadow Canyon," Mike Basian was trained to be an outlaw, but he isn't sure he wants to live a life of crime. In "Showdown Trail," Rock Bannon tries to save a wagon of citizens from a smooth-talking con man.

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    L'Amour, Louis
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    Tom Kedrick was hired to clear a sizable strip of land of certain "vagrants and outlaws." But what he found were hard-working ranchers and farmers determined to resist any efforts to disenfranchise them.

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    Dekker, Ted
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    A stranger named Marsuvees Black appears and announces he has come to bring hope and grace to the mountain town, Paradise, but as dark clouds and sandstorms shut Paradise off from the rest of the world, the unthinkable happens in the ultimate collision between good and evil.

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    Kelton, Elmer
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    Rancher Blair Bishop of Two Forks, Texas, has too many enemies ... and they are closing in on him. Macy Modock, whom Bishop sent to prison ten years ago, is out of the hoosegow. Modock is returning to Two Forks along with his sidekick, who is known to be a mean gunman. Also arrayed against Bishop is rival cowman Clarence Cass, who is running his animals on Bishop's land. Complicating matters, Cass's daughter, Jessie, and Bishop's son, Allan, are in love. Macy Modock, determined to get even with the man who sent him to prison, schemes with Cass to ruin Bishop. The black-hearted pair lay claim to untitled lands Bishop uses to graze his cattle - a plan that leads to a deadly confrontation in which two men will die.

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    Witemeyer, Karen
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    Meredith Hayes is struggling to let go of her childhood crush on Travis Archer--the strapping young lad who saved her as a little girl. With a sensible proposal from the eligible Roy Mitchell on the table, it's time for her to move on. But when Meredith overhears a plot to drive Travis and his brothers off their coveted land, she has no choice but to intervene.

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    Johnstone, William W.
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    Billy Ray Cabot is set to hang, but the people planning to string him up haven't reckoned on his old association with Smoke Jensen. As loyal as the trees are tall, Smoke will move Heaven and Earth to save a friend--even if it means riding into a bloody war that's sure to mean the death of more than one man.

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    Compton, Ralph, West, Joseph A.
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    John McBride purchases a restaurant in the eerily named town of Suicide. But marauding Apaches, rampaging outlaws, and even the townsfolk are driving tensions sky high--and McBride isn't exactly a welcome newcomer.

  • Auteur:
    Johnstone, J. A.
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    Mistaken for the outlaw Bloody Ben Bledsoe, wealthy Conrad Browning--aka "The Kid"--is captured and thrown into prison. Determined to clear his name, he teams up with a fellow inmate and escapes. But even out of prison, The Kid knows he can't trust anyone--and that any day could be his last.

  • Auteur:
    Johnstone, William W.
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    Smoke Jensen travels from his peaceful Sugarloaf Ranch to Santa Clara, Colorado, where he wins an auction for a pureblood Hereford bull. But this makes Pogue Quentin, the town's leading citizen and a man accustomed to bloodshed, furious. When Smoke's friend has a run-in with Quentin, things get pretty dicey.

  • Auteur:
    Johnstone, William W.
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    Just as Frank and his son begin to bond, a criminal mastermind designs an evil plan to kill them both. Harvard-educated businessman Conrad Browning is so desperate he hires his estranged father Frank to neutralize the trouble plaguing his New Mexico railroad line. As the unlikely pair rides to the remote railroad site, they outshoot vengeful bushwhackers and hostile Apaches. But when a gorgeous young lady stumbles into their camp one night, they soon find themselves under her disarming spell.

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    Knott, Robert
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    Itinerent lawment Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch return in a new installment of the series created by Robert B. Parker.

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    Zimmer, Michael
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    A strike breaker looks back at his life, and his unwilling involvement in the bloody Gunnison Affair at Red Devil Salt Works in Rio Tinto, Texas.

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    Braun, Matt
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    In the harsh environment of New Mexico, Clint and Virgil Brannock keep a vigilant watch over their ranch and family lest cheats and hustlers move in. Meanwhile corrupt attorney Stephen Benton and the Santa Fe ring have a devious plan to illegally procure land through any means neccessary--even murder. With Viril wrangling mustangs to bring home and Clint recruited to fight in the Apache Wars, the Rio Hondo is left vulnerable. The two scramble to return to the ranch on time, but the trap has already been set.

  • Auteur:
    Fenady, Andrew J.
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    The lone survivor of a deadly fever, Shannon is taken in by Kiowa Chief Seccoro as a child. But when the warrior chief is killed, Shannon knows he cannot return to the jealous tribe. He is soon adopted by a rich rancher--into another world where he doesn't fit. But Shannon has not forgotten Seccoro's promise that the land of Ghost Canyon would one day be his. And nothing will stand in this rogue warrior's way.

  • Auteur:
    Cotton, Ralph W.
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    When a band of drovers stumbles upon the goods that were left behind after a botched robbery, they decide to do the moral thing and take the money to its rightful owner. But there's an outlaw after the prize, and it'll take the gunslinging know-how of Arizona Ranger Sam Burrack to keep the money truly safe.

  • Auteur:
    Cotton, Ralph W.
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    Lawrence "Fast Larry" Shaw was the quickest gun alive until his beloved Rosa died. Turning to the bottle for solace, he takes a job helping a widow tend her ranch. But when the Barrows Brothers Gang tears a bloody trail across his path, it's time for Fast Larry to find his steady hand and blast his way to justice.

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