Billy champion is a devil-may-care ne'er-do-well with a stubborn streak and an eye for the ladies. Growing up around ranches, and backwoods hunting camps filled Brett's head with stories, livestock auctions, and he never forgot a one. He was fortunate enough for many years to make his living from the back of a horse, where on cold mornings cowboys still straddled frisky broncs and dragged calves to the branding fire on the end of a rope from their saddlehorns.
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. In his gritty, author of rooster: the life and times of the real Rooster Cogburn, The Man Who Inspired True Grit, pounding debut novel, Brett Cogburn, proves he's equal to the task of writing the next great American western. Some folks are just born to tell tall tales.
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Matilda once did him a good turn up on the Pecos and—flat broke and half drunk or not—he’s got to help the old gal out. When newt gets word that a renegade tribe has kidnapped Matilda Redding’s grandson, he can’t just sit by and let the local authorities bungle it. Praise for spur award-winner brett Cogburn “Fans of frontier arcana will revel in Cogburn’s readable prose and lively characters.
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So he saddles up his horse, straps on his dead man’s gun, and sets off to save this boy before he’s buzzard chow.
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True grit, texas-StyleFrom the great-grandson of famed U. S. A grueling test of Lone Star grit. Where wagon trails are forged in blood, cattle drives are defended by bullets, and oil fields are ripe for the taking. A defiant legacy of Lone Star pride. Here, with only a tiny dugout cabin and small herd of longhorns, Dollarhyde and his sons will carve out their future on the American frontier.
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Publishers weekly on Rooster“Cogburn amazes and astounds. Booklist. Where the natives are as dangerous as the land itself.
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. With a promise to return to her, he sets off for revenge. A texan always keeps his promise. At seventeen years old, Odell Spurling is taller than most men, and all too ready to be treated like one. But when the president of texas attempts to make peace with the Comanche, and arranges to return Red Wing in a gesture of goodwill, Odell finds himself on a mission greater than mere revenge.
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It's enough to make a man want vengeance. By dawn the stranger--javier cortina, the son of the famous Texas border bandit, Juan "Red" Cortina--is gone. And vengeance will be Newt's.
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The only authority the Cogburn clan recognized was God and a gun. Now, in this page-turning account, Cogburn’s great-great-grandson reveals the truth behind the fiction—and the man behind the myth . . . Amazes and astounds us with the true-life story” of a genuine American icon, and unforgettable man of the West Booklist.
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In rooster, “Brett Cogburn . . . His descriptions of the Fort Smith area, Indian Territory and southeastern Oklahoma are outstanding.
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. Foolhardy and desperate for money, jenny Silks, Newt joins three other guards—and a passenger, a stubborn firebrand with her own stake in seeing the delivery through. But he’s never traded lead with the man known as Widowmaker. There’s not a soul alive he wouldn’t think twice about putting six feet under.
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But waiting on the gunpowder Express is Irish Jack O’Harrigan and his band of outlaws.
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When the beautiful mcgaffney twins hire Faro Wells to escort them to New Mexico to claim their inheritance, Faro thinks his luck has finally turned.
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At atchison, which is ruled by hostile cheyenne and Arapaho Indians, he picks up the Smoky Hill Trail and travels through Kansas, Kansas, who attack a stagecoach and capture a young woman named Ada Simmons. Nash is at the army fort when the abduction is reported, and he insists on going out in the middle of the night to get the young woman from Cheyenne warriors.
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Rough CountryHigh Hill Press #ad - Boggs, louella Turner, T. M. Owens, nancy hartney, Tommy Johnson, Michael R. The good and the bad, the brave and the weak, the comical and the pitiful--some lived and died without so much as a tombstone or a whisper on the wind to mark their passing, and others. Well, they became legends. There was a time when america was younger--when the West was as rugged as the souls of the men and women who set out to tame her.
Rough country is fifteen stories that speak of that odyssey towards sundown and the kind of people who went west of the Mississippi, to the frontier and beyond, seeking. Ritt, delois McGrew, Johnny D. Original old west Stores from: Brett Cogburn, D. B. Jackson, rod miller, amy Hale Auker, Richard Prosch, Eddie A.
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