Zane Grey





Zane Grey


Born
in Zanesville, Ohio, The United States
January 31, 1872

Died
October 23, 1939

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Pearl Zane Grey was an American author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories that presented an idealized image of the rugged Old West. As of June 2007, the Internet Movie Database credits Grey with 110 films, one TV episode, and a series, Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater based loosely on his novels and short stories.

Average rating: 3.76 · 32,338 ratings · 2,188 reviews · 856 distinct works · Similar authors
Riders of the Purple Sage (...

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3.69 avg rating — 6,794 ratings — published 1912 — 274 editions
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Valley of Wild Horses

3.85 avg rating — 1,121 ratings — published 1927 — 49 editions
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The Last Trail

3.81 avg rating — 1,328 ratings — published 1909 — 119 editions
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The Lone Star Ranger

3.73 avg rating — 1,041 ratings — published 1914 — 159 editions
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Betty Zane

3.94 avg rating — 865 ratings — published 1903 — 133 editions
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The Spirit of the Border

3.90 avg rating — 886 ratings — published 1906 — 111 editions
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The Rainbow Trail ( Riders ...

3.83 avg rating — 921 ratings — published 1915 — 129 editions
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The Call of the Canyon

3.69 avg rating — 841 ratings — published 1924 — 116 editions
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Wild Fire

3.93 avg rating — 741 ratings — published 1910 — 97 editions
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The Light of Western Stars

3.95 avg rating — 701 ratings — published 1914 — 84 editions
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“I need this wild life, this freedom.”
Zane Grey

“At the end of the day faith is a funny thing. It turns up when you don't really expect it. Its like one day you realize that the fairy tale may be slightly different than you dreamed. The castle, well, it may not be a castle. And its not so important happy ever after, just that its happy right now. See once in a while, once in a blue moon, people will surprise you , and once in a while people may even take your breath away.”
Zane Grey

“Recipe For Greatness - To bear up under loss; To fight the bitterness of defeat and the weakness of grief; To be victor over anger; To smile when tears are close; To resist disease and evil men and base instincts; To hate hate and to love love; To go on when it would seen good to die; To look up with unquenchable faith in something ever more about to be. That is what any man can do, and be great.”
Zane Grey

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