Ben Ruby is stepping out of prison after an eight-year lock up to embark on a journey into dangerous territory. He must not only outwit an vengeful foe, but also outrun a breach in a Colorado River dam that threatens to flood an entire valley.
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Steven Law did a great job with this western. There are some unexpected surprises in the book. The characters were delightful, except for a slight weakness in the main character. But that weakness ... Read full review
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