Texas: A Novel

By James A. Michener

Spanning 4 and a part centuries, James A. Michener’s enormous saga chronicles the epic background of Texas, from its Spanish roots within the age of the conquistadors to its present recognition as considered one of America’s so much prosperous, diversified, and provocative states. between his finely drawn solid of characters, emotional and political alliances are made and damaged, because the loyalties confirmed over the process each one turbulent age unavoidably cave in lower than the load of wealth and undefined. With Michener as our consultant, Texas is a story of patriotism and statesmanship, development and improvement, violence and betrayal—a attractive success through a literary master.
 
Praise for Texas
 
“Fascinating.”Time
 
“A ebook approximately oil and water, rangers and outlaws, frontier and cost, funds and gear . . . [James A. Michener] manages to make heritage vivid.”The Boston Globe
 
“A sweeping landscape . . . [Michener] grapples earnestly with the Texas personality in a fashion that Texas’s personal writers usually don’t.”The Washington submit publication World
 
“Vast, sprawling, and eclectic in inhabitants and geography, the kingdom has simply this type of larger-than-life historical past that lends itself to Mr. Michener’s style for multigenerational epics.”The big apple Times

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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 in the course of the mid 1800s. the tale of the way Clark's sufferer, worrying love reflected that of the heavenly Father, drawing Marty to religion and to like, has captured the hearts and imaginations of over a million readers on booklet One on my own!

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Zeke and Ned

By Larry McMurtry

Cherokee warriors named Zeke Proctor and Ned Christie race, love, and struggle their manner around the Ozark Mountains in an try and remain precise to their background and elude the white legislations officials who're after them. 100,000 first printing.

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Luke's Gold

By Charles G. West

Cade Hunter by no means had a spot to name homeuntil veteran ranch hand Luke Tucker observed whatever worthy trusting in him. that is why Luke stocks a mystery with Cade. A mystery of hidden gold. but if they struggle locate the fortune, a cur from Lukes earlier murders him and leaves Cade for lifeless. Now Cade has anything to dwell forrevenge.

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Les loups de la Calla (La Tour Sombre, Tome 5)

By Stephen King

Roland et ses amis pistoleros, désormais indéfectiblement liés, continuent de cheminer le lengthy du Sentier du Rayon. C'est là que des émissaires de los angeles vallée de los angeles Calla - un prêtre défroqué au passé mouvementé, trois fermiers et un robotic géant - viennent les trouver et leur demandent suggestions : les Loups de Tonne-foudre, des créatures monstrueuses qui arrachent les enfants à leurs familles pour les renvoyer décérébrés, déciment l. a. communauté. Les pistoleros sauront-ils voir que, s'ils épousent l. a. reason de l. a. Calla, ils pourraient bien se rapprocher plus qu'ils ne le croient de leur yet ultime, los angeles travel Sombre et ses mystères ?

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West of Dodge (Louis L'Amour)

By Louis L'Amour

L'Amour is without doubt one of the best-loved novelists of all time, yet his brief tales validated his recognition within the golden age of magazines dedicated to fiction--and his output was once prodigious and eclectic.  Now comes a set of fourteen tales, newly unearthed gem stones that experience by no means seemed in print before, during this exclusive collection.

Here is the awe-inspiring normal ask yourself of the West and the rugged women and men who carved out their areas amid its majesty, which L'Amour was once uniquely in a position to conjure for thousands of readers the area over.  Here are stories which upward push as proudly as a mountain height, and sing as softly as a lone campfire; which pit courageous humans opposed to either uncooked nature and human nature; which catch the West with an unrivaled energy that simply reaches ahead to captivate readers in our time.  Here is an undiscovered treasure trove of Louis L'Amour tales, by no means prior to released in booklet shape, absolute to enthrall every body who loves the nice American frontier.

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Butcher's Crossing (New York Review Books Classics)

In his nationwide ebook Award–winning novel Augustus, John Williams exposed the secrets and techniques of old Rome. With Butcher’s Crossing, his fiercely clever, fantastically written western, Williams dismantles the myths of contemporary America.

It is the 1870s, and should Andrews, fired up by means of Emerson to hunt “an unique relation to nature,” drops out of Harvard and heads west. He washes up in Butcher’s Crossing, a small Kansas city at the outskirts of nowhere. Butcher’s Crossing is packed with stressed males trying to find how one can generate profits and how one can waste it. ahead of lengthy Andrews moves up a friendship with certainly one of them, a guy who regales Andrews with stories of enormous herds of buffalo, prepared for the taking, hidden away in a gorgeous valley deep within the Colorado Rockies. He convinces Andrews to hitch in an day trip to trace the animals down. the adventure out is grueling, yet on the finish is a spot of paradisal richness. as soon as there, notwithstanding, the 3 males abandon themselves to an orgy of slaughter, so stuck up in killing buffalo that they lose all experience of time. iciness quickly overtakes them: they're snowed in. subsequent spring, half-insane with cabin fever, chilly, and starvation, they stagger again to Butcher’s Crossing to find an international as irremediably replaced as they've been.

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Resurrection

By Linda Lael Miller

The “First girl of the West,” number one New York Times bestselling writer Linda Lael Miller touches your center during this passionate brief tale set at the Western frontier.

In Resurrection, the author whose “talent understands no bounds” (Rendezvous) travels again to Eighties Montana, the place an deserted bride searches for a love she concept without end misplaced in a narrative that makes it effortless to determine that “the sweetest type of magic comes from the pen of Linda Lael Miller!” (The Literary Times).

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Preacher's Blood Hunt (Preacher/First Mountain Man)

By William W. Johnstone

The maximum Western author Of The twenty first Century

It's fur trapping season and Preacher is ready to find the Rocky Mountain path holds greater than wild game--it's additionally infested with murderers and path trash fast to lie to, scouse borrow, and hunt Preacher down. between them are Jebediah Druke, his ruthless band of killers, and such a lot terrifying of all, the barbaric renegade Crow warrior referred to as Blood Eye. while Preacher indicates up and will get on their undesirable aspect, he stirs up a conflict which could result in a brutal and bloody conflict.

Preacher gears up for his personal model of uncooked justice while he learns Blood Eye's been monitoring him with not anything yet undesirable intentions. there is a showdown coming and just one guy will eventually stand up out of the carnage. . .

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