Ralph Compton Demon's Pass: A Novel by Dick Vaughn

Ralph Compton Demon's Pass: A Novel by Dick Vaughn

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THE UNFORGIVING FRONTIER
 
Parker Stanley’s family had a dream: to start a new life in the Far West. But en route, a Cheyenne band slaughters his parents and abducts his sister, leaving him for dead.
 
Then a cowboy named Clay Springer rides to the rescue—and comes up with an idea. He’s got a team ready to deliver goods…  See more details below

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THE UNFORGIVING FRONTIER
 
Parker Stanley’s family had a dream: to start a new life in the Far West. But en route, a Cheyenne band slaughters his parents and abducts his sister, leaving him for dead.
 
Then a cowboy named Clay Springer rides to the rescue—and comes up with an idea. He’s got a team ready to deliver goods to the Mormons in Utah, but he’s short on funds for supplies. He knows that Parker managed to hold on to his family’s savings, so he suggests a fifty-fifty partnership. With a three-wagon, seven-man team, Parker and Clay will traverse the barren land to find a secret mountain pass that will save them three hundred miles on their journey.
 
But out in the wilderness, Parker’s sister needs saving—and he has vowed to find her….

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
“If you like Louis L’Amour, you’ll love Ralph Compton.”—Quanah Tribune Chief (TX)

“Compton writes in the style of popular Western novelists like Louis L’Amour and Zane Grey…thrilling stories of Western legend.”—The Huntsville Times (AL)

“Compton may very well turn out to be the greatest Western writer of them all....Very seldom in literature have the legends of the Old West been so vividly painted.”—The Tombstone Epitaph

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781101177556
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/01/2000
Sold by:
Penguin Group
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
97,734
File size:
258 KB

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From the Publisher

“If you like Louis L’Amour, you’ll love Ralph Compton.”—Quanah Tribune Chief (TX)

“Compton writes in the style of popular Western novelists like Louis L’Amour and Zane Grey…thrilling stories of Western legend.”—The Huntsville Times (AL)

“Compton may very well turn out to be the greatest Western writer of them all....Very seldom in literature have the legends of the Old West been so vividly painted.”—The Tombstone Epitaph

Meet the Author

Ralph Compton stood six foot eight without his boots. He worked as a musician, a radio announcer, a songwriter, and a newspaper columnist. His first novel, The Goodnight Trail, was a finalist for the Western Writers of America’s Medicine Pipe Bearer Award for best debut novel. He was also the author of the Sundown Riders series and the Border Empire series.

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Ralph Compton Demon's Pass: A Novel by Dick Vaughn 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
The book played out and read wonderfully. If only I could have given it more stars I would have. I deffinately have to have all of Ralph Compton's books.
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