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Dead man's boot / by Patrick Dearen.

Dearen, Patrick, (author.).

Available copies

  • 5 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Clinton PL - Clinton LP W DEA (Text) 36806010301321 NEW ITEMS Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington W DEA LPT (Text) 32572000603746 CVBPLC Western Fiction In process -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver LARGE PRINT WES DEA DEA (Text) 34304000886028 Adult - Large Print Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library LPF WEST DEA (Text) 33187004378267 Large Print Fiction On holds shelf -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg LP WES DEAREN (Text) 32826014117378 New Books Checked out 06/02/2018
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library LP WEST FIC DEAR (Text) 38650833399973 Western Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library LP DEA (Text) 78731000505221 New Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library FIC DEA LgP (Text) 70741000149831 Large Print Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432845919
  • ISBN: 1432845918
  • Physical Description: 395 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017.

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Summary, etc.:
Clay Andrews is like a dead man, adrift in an uncaring dark. But he's also searching, and in 1869 he has ridden to the Pecos River to find answers. Back in Central Texas, Clay's sister has died, and only on this river might he learn why. The person perhaps responsible may have fled here, but no one enters this no-man's-land except at his own peril. Comanches are on the prowl, and across the Pecos, Mescalero Apaches range all the way to the mysterious Guadalupe Mountains. In a dead man's boot, Clay finds a map to rumored gold in the Guadalupes. When Comanches approach, he flees upriver and finds Lil Casner at a lone schooner. Long abused in an arranged marriage, she must fend for herself while her obsessed husband combs the Pecos for the very map Clay has discovered. Upstream at the Bar W Ranch, two other haunted figures await. One is an experienced cowboy who has come to the Pecos for reasons that strangely parallel Clay's. The other is a shiftless cowhand in whose mind lurks something evil and deadly. Comanche attacks . . . a kidnapping . . . a chase through Apache country to Skeleton Cave and on to the Guadalupes. For Clay, the answers will never come unless he rides into a mountain range where Indian spirits may guard a golden hoard.
Subject: Cowboys > Texas > Fiction.
Genre: Western stories.
Historical fiction.
Large type books.

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