By Charles G. West
PRODIGAL SON There's no taming Billy Blanchard. He's minimize from an identical tough fabric as his father, Jacob, the fellow who equipped the city of Black Horse Creek from not anything. Jacob takes delight in Billy's lawless, wild methods. but if the boy returns domestic with a stolen horse, having simply killed a U.S. Marshal, Jacob is familiar with difficulty may be coming. referred to as in on specific project, enigmatic former deputy marshal Grayson is requested to discover Billy. The marshals would like to have him introduced in alive. yet Grayson understands Billy. He is familiar with his father. And he is familiar with that issues don't constantly pass the way in which the legislations could like....
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Black Horse Creek by Charles G. West