A western classic, back in print for the first time in over 70 years, “a story so expertly told that the reader’s interest is gripped and held to the last page.” The New York Times
Trapper and ex-con Jim Hayden spends days stalking the Indian who has been robbing his fur traps… and is shocked to discover it’s actually a desperate, white woman, a one-time captive of the Dinneh Indians, fleeing for her life. Now the two of them are on the run together in the frozen north, chased by vengeance-mad Indians and facing a howling blizzard.
“A story which lover of adventure and danger will welcome… exciting from beginning to end.” The Shreveport Journal
“A stirring tale of peril and adventure…a well-constructed plot against the background of the bleak and bitter beauty of the Northland.” Burlington Daily News
“Mowery writes a vigorous story with exciting, and often unexpected, developments.” El Paso Times
Also published as Guns in the Valley.William Bryon Mowery / Western