"A cinematic but refreshingly unsentimental take on the classic Western, starring a woman who is no romantic heroine, but a definite survivor."
After two novels re-imagining the history of her own New England ancestors (The Heretic's Daughter,
2008; The Traitor's Wife
(originally entitled The Wolves of Andover
, 2010)), Kent turns her attention to post-Civil War Texas, where law and morality are far more elastic.
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