The Outcasts

The Outcasts

A Novel

Large Print - 2013 | Large print ed. ; 1st ed.
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"It's the 19th century on the Gulf Coast, a time of opportunity and lawlessness. After escaping the Texas brothel where she'd been a virtual prisoner, Lucinda Carter heads for Middle Bayou to meet her lover, who has a plan to make them both rich, chasing rumors of a pirate's buried treasure. Meanwhile Nate Cannon, a young Texas policeman with a pure heart and a strong sense of justice, is on the hunt for a ruthless killer named McGill who has claimed the lives of men, women, and even children across the frontier. Who--if anyone--will survive when their paths finally cross? As Lucinda and Nate's stories converge, guns are drawn, debts are paid, and Kathleen Kent delivers an unforgettable portrait of a woman who will stop at nothing to make a new life for herself"--
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, 2013.
Edition: Large print ed. ; 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780316239882
Branch Call Number: KENT
Characteristics: 467 p. ; 25 cm.


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ArapahoeLesley Nov 10, 2016

An interesting story despite the predictable plot twists. The female character bugged the bejezzzzes out of me but I would try a different book by Kent cause I could see potential in her style.

Jan 10, 2015

I have liked her other books, but this one is a hard slug for me. The LP is definitely not what i consider large, so that adds to the slow progress & makes it less engaging.

Jan 13, 2014

THE OUTCASTS is a wonderful western, a brilliantly crafted character study, and a heartbreaking look at the good and evil inside us.

mrsgail5756 Jan 06, 2014

The book was okay – but not one of my favorites.

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