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Synopsis: This audiobook contains two of legendary Western author Max Brand's short novels for your listening pleasure.The Valley of JewelsDoc Willis, despite the nickname, is just an unemployed cowboy in Daggett Valley, a place that holds many secrets from the past--including a now-deserted mining camp. When Buck Logan lures Willis to the camp with the promise of great riches, Doc doesn't even suspect he is about to play a part in a most subtle feat of deception. William Daggett, the man who first discovered gold in the valley, is now a half-witted old man whom they will con into believing that he is reliving his past--for Buck Logan believes this man can lead them to a hidden cache of jewels worth a fortune.Rodeo RanchRodeo Ranch has earned its name from the rodeo that the wealthy, aged Ramon Alvarez sponsors there. An attempt has been made on Alvarez's life, and Alvarez believes his would-be killer is a member of a secret league bent on his destruction. He approaches Duds Kobbe, winner of the rodeo's shooting competition, and offers him a job as a personal bodyguard, promising a fabulous reward for doing the job. The only catch is that, while employed, Kobbe cannot leave the Alvarez estate. What Kobbe doesn't realize is that he will be just as much a target as Alvarez.
About the Author:
Max Brand (1892-1944) is the best-known pen name of widely acclaimed author Frederick Faust, creator of Destry, Dr. Kildare, and other beloved fictional characters. Orphaned at an early age, Faust studied at the University of California, Berkeley. He became one of the most prolific writers of our time but abandoned writing at age fifty-one to become a war correspondent in World War II, where he was killed while serving in Italy.
Title: Rodeo Ranch - A Western Duo
Publisher: Blackstone Audio
Publication Date: 2015
Book Condition: BRAND NEW
Book Description Compact Disc. Condition: New. Compact Disc. Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 0.259. Seller Inventory # 9781483038193
Book Description Blackstone Audio Inc, 2015. Compact Disc. Condition: Brand New. unabridged edition. 6.50x6.75x1.50 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # z-148303819X