tells tales of the frontier better than Louis L’Amour, who portrays the human
side of westward expansion—the good and the bad—before the days of law and
order. Collected here are six stories penned by America’s favorite Western
“Trap of Gold”
has been three months out of town when he finds his first color in a crumbling upthrust granite wall with a vein of quartz that is literally laced with gold. The
problem is that the rocks are unstable, and taking out the quartz might bring
the whole thing tumbling down.
“Keep Travelin’, Rider”
Gentry has been away for a year when he returns to the familiar buildings of
his uncle John Gentry’s G Bar ranch. Now the ranch has a new owner, who tells
Tack to make tracks. But Tack has other plans.
posse heads into the desert after a squatter named Lock who shot a man in the
back. Once they catch him, there won’t be any trial. But Lock knows the desert
better than they do and can pick them off one by one.
Dunbar has discovered the best gold-bearing gravel that he’s found in a year, but
now he is lying face down in a ravine, hiding from Apaches. He is going to need
a good strategy to get out of this one alive.
“Trail to Pie Town”
Barron shot a man who had relatives in the area, and now it looks like he is
going to be facing a clan war.
“McQueen of the Tumbling K”
McQueen, foreman for the Tumbling K Ranch, rides into town and is shot down by
gunmen and left for dead. But they made a critical mistake because McQueen is
not dead—and he is looking to get even. Download and start listening now!