Ride the Dark Trail

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Random House Publishing Group, Sep 30, 2003 - Fiction - 240 pages
In Ride the Dark Trail, Louis L’Amour tells the story of Logan Sackett, a cynical drifter who changes his ways to help a widow keep her land.

Logan Sackett is wild and rootless, riding west in search of easy living. Then he meets Emily Talon, a fiery old widow who is even wilder than he is. Tall and lean, Em is determined to defend herself against the jealous locals who are trying to take her home. Logan doesn’t want to get involved—until he finds out that Em was born a Sackett. Em is bucking overwhelming odds, but Logan won’t let her stand alone. For even the rebellious drifter knows that part of being a Sackett is backing up your family when they need you.

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User Review  - Jean_Sexton - LibraryThing

I really liked this book, not so much for Logan Sackett as for Emily Talon who was born a Sackett. I would love to be as tough and brave as she can be. Of course there are bad guys galore; it wouldn't ... Read full review

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User Review  - jjvors - LibraryThing

[Ride the Dark Trail] by [[Louis L'Amour]] is the first L'Amour novel I read, or rather, had read to me, via audiobook. It was quite entertaining; my favorite part of historical fiction is getting a ... Read full review

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Our foremost storyteller of the American West, Louis L’Amour has thrilled a nation by chronicling the adventures of the brave men and woman who settled the frontier. There are more than three hundred million copies of his books in print around the world.

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