Top Westerns for 2009

Mar 23, 2010

This list of "Top Westerns of 2009" was originally submitted via the Kansas Library Forum (KANLIB-L) listserv by Bob Hicks of the Arkansas City High School Library:

  1. Sundown Chaser by Dusty Richards
  2. The Lawman: Hanging Judge by Lyle Brandt
  3. Half Broke [Horses]: A True Life Novel by Jeanette Walls
  4. Spoon by Robert Greer
  5. Under This Unbroken Sky: A Novel by Shandi Mitchell
  6. A Cold Place In Hell by William Blinn
  7. [Echoes] Of Glory by Robert Flynn
  8. The Devil's Paintbox by Victoria M. Kernan
  9. Far Bright Star by Robert Olmstead
  10. One Eyed Jacks by Bob Cherry
  11. Tenderfoot by Mary E. Trimble
  12. Stranger In Thunder Basin by John d. Nesbitt
  13. The Crack In The Lens by Steve Hockensmith
  14. Hard Winter by Johnny D. Boggs
  15. Prayers For Sale by Sandra Dallas

Although published in 2008, a recommended bibliographic annotated resource on the Western genre is Chasing The Sun: A Reader's Guide To Novels Set In The American West by Edward Joseph Beverly

Written by Research Tester


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