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Download E-books Head in the Clouds PDF

By Karen Witemeyer

Whilst a recuperating romantic is going to paintings for a good-looking ranch proprietor in Eighteen Eighties Texas, her middle isn't the simply factor at risk.

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Download E-books Devil's Manhunt (Western Short Stories Collection) PDF

By L. Ron Hubbard

In the Arizona territory, each mountain hides a fortune—and each guy fends for himself.

Tim Beckdolt, rangy and self-reliant, is as American because the frontier itself. yet after spending 8 treacherous months digging $175,000 in gold out of Desperation Peak—all he has left is desperation. sadistic strangers have taken his gold, and now they wish to take his existence. He’s at the run—the goal of a Devil’s Manhunt.

In a time and a spot the place the one legislations is the legislation of survival, Beckdolt must reside via his wits…or die through the bullet.

In 1932, Hubbard led a mining staff on a six-month West Indies Mineralogical day trip in Puerto Rico—the first entire survey of the island because it had turn into an American territory.  It used to be an event that informs this identify with awesome realism.

additionally comprises extra Western tales:  "Johnny, town Tamer," the tale of an area swindler who meets his fit, and "Stranger in Town," within which a drifter confronts a corrupt sheriff…and his personal darkish past.

“A exciting novel of greed, violence, survival and perseverance, Devil's Manhunt completely embodies the unbridled pleasure of pulp fiction.” —Midwest publication Review

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Download E-books A Million Ways to Die in the West PDF

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 stiff with the cruel lifetime of the yank frontier, the place it sort of feels every little thing and whatever can kill you: Duels at excessive midday. Barroom brawls. toxic snakes. Cholera-infected ingesting water. Tumbleweed abrasion. anything known as “toe-foot.” Even a visit to the outhouse. certain, there are 1000000 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 good judgment. but if his female friend dumps him for the main unbearable man on the town, Albert makes a decision to struggle back—even notwithstanding he can’t shoot, journey, or throw a punch. thankfully, he groups up with a gorgeous gunslinger who’s difficult sufficient for the either one of them. Unfortunately, she’s married to the largest, meanest, such a lot jealous badass at the frontier. seems Albert has simply found 1000000 and one how one can die within the West.

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Download E-books The Sisters Brothers: A Novel PDF

By Patrick deWitt

“A lovely, clever, riveting paintings of, between different issues, cowboy noir…Honestly, I can’t remember ever being this keen on a couple of psychopaths.”
—David Wroblewski, New York Times bestselling writer of The tale of Edgar Sawtelle

“A masterful, hilarious picaresque that retains corporation with the simplest of Charles Portis and Mark Twain…a relentlessly soaking up feat of novelistic art.”
—Wells Tower, writer of Everything Ravaged, every little thing Burned

The Sisters Brothers is darkish, darkish, and humorous, either ha ha and strange…and you’ll love the characters you meet alongside the way.”
—Tom Franklin, New York Times bestselling writer of Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter

Patrick deWitt, a tender author whose “stop-you-in-your-tracks writing has snuck up at the global” (Los Angeles Times), brings us The Sisters Brothers, a darkly comedian, outrageously creative novel that provides readers a decidedly off-center view of the Wild, Wild West.  Set opposed to the back-drop of the nice California Gold Rush, this peculiar and lovely travel de strength instantly honors and reshapes the normal western whereas chronicling the picaresque misadventures of 2 employed weapons, the fabled Sisters brothers. the main unique western because the Coen Brothers re-interpreted True Grit—you’ve by no means met someone really like The Sisters Brothers.

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Download E-books Breakheart Pass PDF

By Alistair MacLean

A fantastic story of heart-stopping suspense from the hugely acclaimed grasp of the genre.

The Rocky Mountains, wintry weather 1873…

One of the main desolate stretches of railroad within the West. vacationing alongside it's a crowded troop educate, sure for the cholera-stricken garrison at fortress Humboldt. On board are the Governor of Nevada, the daughter of the fort’s commander and a US marshal escorting a infamous outlaw. among them and protection are the opposed Paiute Indians – and a guy who will cease at not anything, no longer even murder…

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Download E-books Gun Boss of Tumbleweed (Western Short Stories Collection) PDF

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Download E-books Midnight Rider (Ralph Cotton Western Series) PDF

Employed to aid thieve $50,000 in gold bullion, ex-Pinkerton Avrial "Rock" Rochenbach needs to earn the belief of a few of the West's so much infamous outlaws-while preserving his precise id as an undercover U.S. mystery carrier Agent...

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Download E-books Between Hell and Texas (Ralph Cotton Western Series) PDF

HE CAN’T pass domestic AGAIN

After Cray Dawson is helping carry down the Talbert Gang, he earnings the popularity of a shootist. yet Cray doesn’t contemplate himself a gunfighter. All he desires to do is mosey on domestic to Somos Santos, Texas, and come back to chasing dogies.

Trouble is, Somos Santos has replaced on the grounds that Cray final walked its dusty streets. There’s a brand new sheriff on the town via the identify of Lematte, and the single legislation he retains is his personal. With a military of vicious outlaws driving shotgun as deputies, Lematte has the city lower than his thumb—until Cray makes a decision to utilize his undesirable reputation…

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Download E-books Black Sun: A Novel PDF

By Edward Abbey

Now in a Harper Perennial smooth Classics version, the undying novel that chronicles a reckless romance within the wasteland, from Edward Abbey, one in every of America’s top-rated defenders of the traditional environment.

Black Sun is a bittersweet love tale concerning an iconoclastic woodland ranger and a freckle-faced “American princess” part his age. Like woman Chatterley’s lover, he initiates her into the rites of intercourse and the stark, mystery harmonies of his barren region nation. She, in flip, awakens in him the excitement of affection. Then she mysteriously disappears, plunging him into desolation.

Black Sun is a unique novel in Abbey’s repertoire, a romantic tale of a solitary man’s ardour for the outside and for a lady who's his wasteland muse.

“Like so much sincere novels, Black Sun is in part autobiographical, ordinarily invention, and completely real. The voice that speaks during this ebook is the passionate voice of the forest,” Abbey writes, “the insanity of wish, and the enjoyment of affection, and the ache of ultimate loss.”

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By Linda Lael Miller

“The reigning queen of Americana romance” (Romantic Times), number 1 New York Times bestseller Linda Lael Miller charms with this unforgettable Western love tale of a runaway bride who wishes in basic terms to listen to 3 little phrases from a speeding Oregon lumber baron: My Darling Melissa

When appealing heiress Melissa Corbin discovers on her marriage ceremony day that her groom has a mistress, she begs for a experience out of city on Quinn Rafferty’s deepest railway motor vehicle. made up our minds to turn out she’s an self sustaining lady and never simply the newborn sister to her 3 older brothers, Melissa makes Quinn a tempting provide: her inheritance in trade for a wedding that might be in identify only—until she says another way. yet as Quinn’s burning caresses kindle a white-hot hope like she’s by no means skilled ahead of, the headstrong good looks is aware she is falling in love...and won’t admit it until eventually the guy she married does first! It’s a gloriously passionate standoff for 2 proud hearts, a conflict of wills too exciting to withstand.

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