Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Rancher's Law: Some Called It A Crime. Some Called It Revenge. He Called It Justice...” as Want to Read:
Rancher's Law: Some Called It A Crime. Some Called It Revenge. He Called It Justice...
In a hot Arizona river basin, three bodies sway from ropes: three men executed by their fellow ranchers. Hundreds of miles away, in the muddy streets of ort Smith, Arkansas, a deputy marshal hunts down a killer--the first of eight outlaws on his list. Now, the manhunter is about to be chosen for a mission to Arizona territory. Major Gerald Bowen wants Luther Haskill to go ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published July 15th 2001 by St. Martin's Paperbacks
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
I think the only westerns I've ever read have been weird genre exploders like The Sister Brothers or Haint's Stay, but I found this more traditional western pretty boring. We see white hat Luther Haskell go undercover as a cattle agent to determine the murderers of three rangers in the Christopher Basin. Meanwhile, we've got some side stories, one about his boss investigating corruption at the Yuma prison complex, and a sideline about Luther's girlfriend and "dove" Tillie coming to terms with he ...more
Author of over 85 novels, Dusty Richards is the only author to win two Spur awards in one year (2007), one for his novel The Horse Creek Incident and another for his short story “Comanche Moon.” He is a member of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association and the International Professional Rodeo Association, and serves on the local PRCA rodeo board. Dusty is also an inductee in the Arkansas Writer ...moreMore about Dusty Richards...