Virgil's Herd#ad - In just minutes, virgil found himself face down in a quickly flowing creek taking him downstream to what would surely be his death. He had given up and there was nothing he could do. But the short trail drive proved to be anything but routine when late that first night, they were set upon by men wielding deadly clubs.
Virgil scott and his best friend Roy Sheffield left their horse ranch and were making one of their routine runs to Denver to deliver thirty-two horses. All he could feel was the icy cold water and excruciating pain from his two broken legs.
Slow John#ad - But when he rode to the family home, he made two shocking discoveries: his family was gone, and he had been declared dead by the army four years earlier. After five long years in the army, first lieutenant John Flynn was finally being mustered out and would soon be going home to the family he hadn’t even heard from in all that time.
Slow John #ad - He left to cross the plains of Nebraska to find his family, but would find so much more.
ZackSparkling CollectiblesNewRang #ad - There was nothing for him at his home and he'd prefer facing the unknown to staying. Zack's eighteenth birthday was tomorrow, but he wasn’t expecting a party. He needed to get away from the family cattle ranch as fast as he could. Yet, he knew that in leaving, he was taking the easy way out and should stay and protect his stepmother and brothers.
He may have rationalized that he could do more if he left, but that voice in the back of his head kept whispering, “coward”.
The Eclipse#ad - He reluctantly agreed, but only if she proved to be an exceptional student. While she surely proved to be both brilliant and frumpy, her arrival also brought with it many potentially deadly consequences that neither she nor her father had realized existed. Then, he received a visitor with an unusual request.
The Eclipse #ad - He asked the ex-professor if he would tutor is frumpy, but brilliant daughter in astronomy so she could fully experience the celestial show. It would be up to the professor to keep them both alive as well as his own family on the ranch below. The upcoming eclipse of was anxiously awaited by Clay Jeffries as he prepared is private observatory on his plateau above his father’s ranch near Rawlins in Wyoming Territory.
Hunting Pearl#ad - Hunting Pearl #ad - For most of his young life, will had known Pearl as his older sister, but only after the man who had acted as his father died, did he learn that she was really his mother. Will noticed that the numbers didn't add up when he was eleven but didn't discover the truth of that mathematical problem until he was seventeen.
. Now, despite his youth and lack of experience, he was going to set out on an almost impossible quest to find his mother after more than twelve years. But even as he rode out of San Miguel, he had no idea just how long and dangerous that search would be.
Bessie#ad - Ed's life changed that first day of September when that deadly twister had roared across his Texas ranch and destroyed his house. But what was much worse was that it had ripped his Bessie and their boys from him and destroyed much more than the wooden structure; it had destroyed his life. Rather than rebuild, he had taken the coward’s way out and crawled into a bottle to escape the loneliness.
But bessie’s anger and disappointment finally made him understand that he had a life to live and other people to help.
Cole#ad - Cole turner left the rocking T that morning to spend a couple of days with his brother and niece in Garden City. It was supposed to be a time of relaxation after having spent a few days moving those cattle to market. Any thought of quiet time vanished when he opened the door to his brother’s house.
A.J. Smith#ad - But the reason she had become a widow would turn into a harrowing race across two counties, sometimes as the pursuer and other times as the pursued. He thought he had finally added the last, recent widow and mother of two, most important part of the dream when Hannah Jacobsen, moved in with her sister in the neighboring ranch.
A.J. Smith #ad - He had his ranch, a good-sized herd, and a healthy bank account. Aj smith had finally achieved his Big Dream.
Finding Bucky#ad - As he began his long journey, he wasn’t going home to Michigan. She was probably married and had three children by now, but he knew he had to at least know. Captain stan murray was finally being mustered out of the army after all of the administrative snafus that had left him in Montana Territory long after the conclusion of the War Between the States.
He had to cross hundreds of miles of hostile Indian Territory to reach Cheyenne City in Wyoming Territory to try and find the girl that he hadn’t seen in almost ten years. The girl that no longer had the big front teeth that had earned her the mean nickname of Bucky. Ever since that day that he’d watched her being taken away, when he was so fat that everyone had called him Piggy, he had missed the only girl who understood him.