Butte Silver Bow Public Library

Normal view MARC view ISBD view

The proving trail / Louis L'Amour.

By: L'Amour, Louis, 1908-1988.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Bantam Dell, 2008, c1978Edition: Bantam reissue.Description: 277 p. : map ; 18 cm.ISBN: 9780553253047 (pbk.) :; 0553253042 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Fiction | Fathers and sons -- West (U.S.) -- FictionGenre/Form: Western stories.Summary: They tried to tell him that his father had killed himself, but Kearney McRaven knew better. No matter what life had dealt him, his father would go down fighting. And as he delved deeper into the mystery, he learned that just before his father died, the elder McRaven had experienced a remarkable run of luck: he'd won nearly ten thousand dollars and the deed to a cattle ranch. Not yet eighteen, Kearney was determined enough to track down his father's murderer and claim what was rightfully his. Now, followed every step of the way by a shadowy figure, Kearney must solve the mystery of his father's hidden past--a past that concealed a cold-blooded killer who would stop at nothing to keep a chilling secret.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Four-week, one renewal Four-week, one renewal Butte Public Library
STACKS
Fiction PB WEST F LAM (Browse shelf) Available 2089100115599
Total holds: 0

"A Bantam book."--T.p. verso.

Bantam edition published January 1979; Bantam reissue / May 1994; Bantam reissue / January 2002; Bantam reissue / June 2008.

They tried to tell him that his father had killed himself, but Kearney McRaven knew better. No matter what life had dealt him, his father would go down fighting. And as he delved deeper into the mystery, he learned that just before his father died, the elder McRaven had experienced a remarkable run of luck: he'd won nearly ten thousand dollars and the deed to a cattle ranch. Not yet eighteen, Kearney was determined enough to track down his father's murderer and claim what was rightfully his. Now, followed every step of the way by a shadowy figure, Kearney must solve the mystery of his father's hidden past--a past that concealed a cold-blooded killer who would stop at nothing to keep a chilling secret.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Other editions of this work

The Proving trail / by L'Amour, Louis, ©1978

Celebrating Butte and Connecting our Community

Contact us: info@buttepubliclibrary.info or 406.723.3361

Powered by Koha