Perfect for fans of Cormac McCarthy and True Grit , The Brittle Star is the epic story of a young man's unquenchable spirit.  When his mother's ranch is attacked, sixteen-year-old John Evert is wounded and left to die. But John Evert is no ordinary young man. He's a frontiersman's son, a rancher who's lived his whole life in the untamed Southern California wilderness of 1860.

When his mother's ranch is attacked, sixteen-year-old John Evert is wounded and left to die. But John Evert is no ordinary young man. He's a frontiersman's son, a rancher who's lived his whole life in the untamed Southern California wilderness of

When his mother's ranch is attacked, sixteen-year-old John Evert is wounded and left to die. But John Evert is no ordinary young man. He's a frontiersman's son, a rancher who's lived his whole life in the untamed Southern California wilderness of 1860.

When his mother's ranch is attacked, sixteen-year-old John Evert is wounded and left to die. But John Evert is no ordinary young man. He's a frontiersman's son, a rancher who's lived his whole life in the untamed Southern California wilderness of

A fabled mine worth a fortune in silver leads a dying prospector and his fiery niece to the peaceful Colorado town of Silver Bluff - but things don't remain peaceful for long. Stalked by a criminal who will stop at nothing to get his hands on untold wealth, they enlist the help of Marshall Jim Morgan.

A fabled mine worth a fortune in silver leads a dying prospector and his fiery niece to the peaceful Colorado town of Silver Bluff - but things don't remain peaceful for long. Stalked by a criminal who will stop at nothing to get his hands on untold wealth, they enlist the help of Marshall Jim Morgan.

Half a million acres of gold was a lot for a man to handle, even a hard fighting man like Mike McGann. But when he learned that he owned it, he aimed to keep it - and his aim was pretty good.

Half a million acres of gold was a lot for a man to handle, even a hard fighting man like Mike McGann. But when he learned that he owned it, he aimed to keep it - and his aim was pretty good.

The Apache wars had taken almost everything from Indian Jim Izancho. Now Senator Warrender wanted the one thing he had left - his land - and Warrender's Indian-hating son soon began a reign of terror against the Izancho family.

The Apache wars had taken almost everything from Indian Jim Izancho. Now Senator Warrender wanted the one thing he had left - his land - and Warrender's Indian-hating son soon began a reign of terror against the Izancho family.

People along Casey Ryan's Cripple Creek stage route said he drove the fastest six-horse rig in Colorado. Then the scrappy little Irishman graduated to a big Ford sedan carrying passengers through the Nevada desert, still refusing to turn aside for anything else on the road.

People along Casey Ryan's Cripple Creek stage route said he drove the fastest six-horse rig in Colorado. Then the scrappy little Irishman graduated to a big Ford sedan carrying passengers through the Nevada desert, still refusing to turn aside for anything else on the road.

Gunsmoke westerns feature a range of novels by well-known and sometimes new authors. The common thread running through the series is the focus on cowboys and life during the days of the Wild West.

Gunsmoke westerns feature a range of novels by well-known and sometimes new authors. The common thread running through the series is the focus on cowboys and life during the days of the Wild West.

Marcia Muller is one of the finest authors of detective fiction, however, she also writes Western stories. When the title story first appeared, it not only won a Spur Award from the Western Writers of America, but went on to inspire a motion picture.

Marcia Muller is one of the finest authors of detective fiction, however, she also writes Western stories. When the title story first appeared, it not only won a Spur Award from the Western Writers of America, but went on to inspire a motion picture.

Legend in the dust

Legend in the dust

The return of Comanche John : western stories

The return of Comanche John : western stories

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