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The Water Hole: A Western Story
by Zane Grey
In 1925, widowed businessman Elijah Winters brings his daughter Cherry from Long Island to stay at a trading post in a remote area some distance from Flagstaff, Arizona. To entertain herself, Cherry flirts with several of the cowboys, not realizing that they are very different from the young men she knew in the East. Also very different is Stephen Heftral, a young ...more
Hardcover, 260 pages
Published January 22nd 2014 by Five Star (ME)
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I usually like Zane Grey's writing, but this book disappointed me because nothing happened. I kept waiting for something surprising or exciting, but it was in vain. Read Betty Zane instead or, if you want a western, Riders of the Purple Sage.
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.More about Zane Grey...