Hondo (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, Apr 27, 2004 - Fiction - 194 pages
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He was etched by the desertís howling winds, a big, broad-shouldered man who knew the ways of the Apache and the ways of staying alive. She was a woman alone raising a young son on a remote Arizona ranch. And between Hondo Lane and Angie Lowe was the warrior Vittoro, whose people were preparing to rise against the white men. Now the pioneer woman, the gunman, and the Apache warrior are caught in a drama of love, war, and honor.

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Louis L'Amour is an awesome writer. - Goodreads
They're engaging and easy to read. - Goodreads
Full of humor and deft characterization - Goodreads
His storytelling skills excellent. - Goodreads
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Story moves along at a nice pace. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Nancy Crayton - Goodreads

Wonderful classic hero meets independent western woman. Set in the tumult of the American West, Hondo is a romance in the with elements of Walter Scott in that the hero realizes that only he can save ... Read full review

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User Review  - Marsha Boyd - Goodreads

A decent western story and the first Louis L'Amour novel I have ever read. I thought the characters were fairly well drawn out but some of the circumstances could use a bit of polish (I eye-rolled a few times). I would recommend this book to any one who enjoys stories of the old west. Read full review


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Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 15
Chapter 16
Chapter 17
Chapter 19

Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 22

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About the author (2004)

Louis LíAmour is undoubtedly the bestselling frontier novelist of all time. He is the only American-born author in history to receive both the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and the Congressional Gold Medal in honor of his life's work. He has published ninety novels; twenty-seven short-story collections; two works of nonfiction; a memoir, Education of a Wandering Man; and a volume of poetry, Smoke from This Altar. There are more than 300 million copies of his books in print worldwide.

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