Julia's Reviews > The Buntline Special

The Buntline Special by Mike Resnick
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
2470860
's review
Mar 02, 11

Read from March 01 to 02, 2011

One of my favorite movies is Tombstone, weird since I don't really like westerns. I just love Doc Holliday. Consumption and all, I still find him sexy. Maybe im just picturing Val Kilmer or maybe it's the killer combination of intelligence, bravery, and humor in which he is always portrayed. All this to say, this steampunk novel goes back to the wild west, specifically Tombstone, and creates a very interesting alternative story. Thomas Edison, Doc Holliday, Wyatt Earp, vampire bats and zombies..oh my...oh and an interesting brand of "ladies"

I gobbled up this book in two sittings. It's an old story with incredible new inventions.
likeflag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read The Buntline Special.
sign in »

No comments have been added yet.