Prairie Fire, Kansas by Ralph Compton audiobook

Prairie Fire, Kansas: A Ralph Compton Western

By Ralph Compton  and John Shirley
Read by Lewis Arlt

Recorded Books, Inc. 9780593102329

The Sundown Riders Series

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781705004852

  • ISBN: 9781665004237

Runtime: 7.52 Hours
Category: Fiction/Westerns
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

In this roller-coaster new installment in bestselling author Ralph Compton's Sundown Riders series, a young cowhand faces a trial by fire on his way to a new home and an old love. Fresh from a successful trail drive, cattle hand Seth Coe is feeling flush, especially after a lucky streak at the poker table. But his good fortune earns him a dangerous enemy, notorious tinhorn gambler Hannibal Fisher, who is none too happy about being cleaned out. The innocent Coe starts the long ride back to Texas with big plans to buy his own ranch. All he needs now, he figures, is a wife. To his amazement, in tiny Prairie Fire, Kansas he meets the perfect woman, his childhood love Josette Dubois. But she is under the thumb of her brutal father, who will stop at nothing to prevent her happiness, including killing Coethat is, if Fisher doesnt get there first...

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Author Bio: Ralph Compton

Author Bio: Ralph Compton

Ralph Compton (1934–1998) stood six-foot-eight without his boots. His first novel in the Trail Drive series, The Goodnight Trail, was a finalist for the Western Writers of America Medicine Pipe Bearer Award for best debut novel. He was also the author of the Sundown Rider series and the Border Empire series. A native of St. Clair County, Alabama, Compton worked as a musician, a radio announcer, a songwriter, and a newspaper columnist before turning to writing westerns. A number of his later works also appeared on the USA Today bestseller list. Since his death, a number of works have been published under Compton’s byline, including The Alamosa Trail, Riders of Judgement, The Abilene Trail, The Bozeman Trail, and others.

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Author Bio: John Shirley

Author Bio: John Shirley

John Shirley is one of the original cyberpunk writers. He is the author of numerous novels, including Demons, Crawlers, Wetbones, Cellars, Bleak History, City Come A-Walkin’, Bioshock: Rapture, and the Song Called Youth trilogy. His story collections include the Bram Stoker Award–winning Black Butterflies. He is coscreenwriter of The Crow, has written an episode of the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine television series, as well as animation scripts.

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Available Formats : Library CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Westerns
Runtime: 7.52
Audience: Adult
Language: English