The Shadow of a Noose by Ralph Compton audiobook

The Shadow of a Noose

By Ralph Compton  and Ralph Cotton
Read by Jason Culp

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The Ralph Compton Novels

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In this Ralph Compton western, the Strange twins find themselves in double trouble... Young Jed and Tim Strange lost their father to an outlaw's bullet, and now their mother has succumbed to a fatal illness. Unable to farm their land due to a lack of funds, the twins set out to find their sister-who left home to avenge their father's death over a year ago. Farm life hasn't prepared the twins for the rough-and-tumble cow towns west of Missouri. And before they even begin their search, they're accused of a murder they didn't commit. Just barely escaping a posse's rope, the twins are on the run-wounded, hounded by the law, and desperately seeking the true killers...

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In this Ralph Compton western, the Strange twins find themselves in double trouble... Young Jed and Tim Strange lost their father to an outlaw's bullet, and now their mother has succumbed to a fatal illness. Unable to farm their land due to a lack of funds, the twins set out to find their sister-who left home to avenge their father's death over a year ago. Farm life hasn't prepared the twins for the rough-and-tumble cow towns west of Missouri. And before they even begin their search, they're accused of a murder they didn't commit. Just barely escaping a posse's rope, the twins are on the run-wounded, hounded by the law, and desperately seeking the true killers...

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Author Bio: Ralph Compton

Author Bio: Ralph Compton

Ralph Compton (1934–1998) stood six-foot-eight without his boots. His first novel in the Trail Drive series, The Goodnight Trail, was a finalist for the Western Writers of America Medicine Pipe Bearer Award for best debut novel. He was also the author of the Sundown Rider series and the Border Empire series. A native of St. Clair County, Alabama, Compton worked as a musician, a radio announcer, a songwriter, and a newspaper columnist before turning to writing westerns. A number of his later works also appeared on the USA Today bestseller list. Since his death, a number of works have been published under Compton’s byline, including The Alamosa Trail, Riders of Judgement, The Abilene Trail, The Bozeman Trail, and others.

Author Bio: Ralph Cotton

Author Bio: Ralph Cotton

Ralph Cotton is the USA Today bestselling author of the critically-acclaimed Jetson Nash series. His first novel, While Angels Dance, was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in 1994. Since then, he has written a number of successful series, including the Ranger series, the Dead or Alive trilogy, and the Danny Duggin series, along with a number of standalone novels. Before becoming a writer, Cotton was a horse trainer, a lay minister, the second mate on a commercial barge, and a teamster. He lives in Corydon, Illinois.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Fiction/Action & Adventure
Runtime: 9.32
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English