The Mysterious Rider

The Mysterious Rider 1921 From The Master Of The Western Comes A Novel Full Of Romance And Adventure Rancher Bill Belllounds Brought Up Columbine As Though She Were His Daughter Out Of Affection For Her Foster Father, Columbine Agrees To Marry His Son Jack, Who Is A Drunkard, Gambler, Coward, And Thief But She Really Loves The Cowboy, Wilson Moore Then, The Mysterious Rider Appears At The Belllounds Ranch, A Man Of Middle Age, Gentle, Kindly, But So Formidable A Gun Fighter He Has Earned The Nickname Hell Bent Wade He Will Play A Pivotal Role In Righting The Wrongs In The Story See Other Titles By This Author Available From Kessinger Publishing. I usually love Zane Grey, but not this one Let me summarize columbine I have to marry Jack I must for my fatherWils But I love youColumbine I can never marry Jack It would be wrong I love you twenty pages later Columbine I have to marry Jack I must for my father Wils But why Columbine It will ruin you I love you Columbine I ll never
The Mysterious Rider is acomplex novel about redemption Still a western romance, the plot centers around a young woman, an orphan named Columbine, who is entrapped by her allegiances into considering marriage to the drunkard son of her adopted father Hell Bent Wade is the mysterious rider, a man with a veiled past who has spent his life helping others usually with the business end of his pistol, to the detriment of the evil doers.The novel iscomplex in its conflicts, though, than The Mysterious Rider is acomplex novel about redemption Still a western romance, the plot centers around a young woman, an orphan named Columbine, who is entrapped by her allegiances into considering marriage to the drunkard son of her adopted father Hell Bent Wade is the mysterious rider, a man with a veiled past w
As with Grey s other books, his description of magnificent outdoor splendor develops the atmosphere of this novel about conflict and romance on a Colorado cattle ranch Strangely enough the Mysterious Rider does not initially appear until the stage is set and other characters are introduced Consequently, the late arrival helps the reader know the importance of the Rider s role in this novel and how he ultimately relates to each character and influences their destiny in his brief time with them As with Grey s other books, his description of magnificent outdoor splendor develops the atmosphere of this novel about conflict and romance on a Colorado cattle ranch Strangely enough the Mysterious Rider does not initially appear until the stage is set and other characters are introduced Consequently, the late arrival helps the reader know the importance of the Rider s role in this novel and how he ultimately relates to each character and influences their dest
Very good His usual descriptive style was enjoyed, and the development of the characters His way of depicting Wade I thought was especially interesting, and how he shows how Wade s dark premonitions build up to the climax of the story Thus she u
This is a wonderfully written book The descriptions are lovely, and the characters fully fleshed out You feel a real sympathy for the hero, yet he is not a perfect man The book is easy to get caught up in. good wealthy rancher with bad son and good adopted daughter good story A good Western story in which a kind and generous rancher raises a handsome, spoiled, cowardly, deceitful, bad son, and adopts a baby girl found by miners after an Indian attack on a wagon train The girl grows into a beautiful, loyal, loving, principled young woman, who feels she must pay back her dad for all the love and care he gave her She and the evil son have been separated for a number of years due to schooling and other circumstances, and before Son comes home, Dad exacts a promise from A good Western story in which a kind and generous rancher raises a handsome, spoiled, cowardly, deceitful, bad son, and adopts a baby girl found by miners after an Indian attack on a wagon train The girl grows into a beautiful, loyal, loving, principled young woman, who feels she must pay back her dad for all the love and care he gave her She and the evil son have been separated for a number of years due to schooling and other circumstances, and before Son comes home, Da
Book review of The Mysterious RiderThis was a great book I enjoyed the story I need elevenwords I guess my sentenence did not work. Columbine, the young woman taken in by a successful rancher after being found wandering the wilderness as a toddler is in love with Wils, the morally upstanding cattle hand Unfortunately, her adopted father wants her to marry his good for nothing son Luckily, there s a mysterious rider that comes into town with just the tools to help them out This was my first cowboy story It was written in 1921, and doesn t have the structure or character development we ve come to expect in modern stories Columbine, the young woman taken in by a successful rancher after being found wandering the wilderness as a toddler is in love with Wils, the morally upstanding cattle hand Unfortunately, her adopted father wants her to marry his good for nothing son Luckily, there s a mysterious rider that comes into town with just the tools to help them out This was my first
Another excellent book from Zane Grey The vivid nature descriptions in this one allow you to see the imagery as the adventure unfolds I have read this book several times before and I still enjoy it, each time I read it The story is about Columbine Bellounds, the man she loves, Wils Moore her adoptive father, Bill Bellounds, and his son, Jack Bellounds, whom he expects Columbine to marry Of course Jack Bellounds

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  • Paperback
  • 164 pages
  • The Mysterious Rider
  • Zane Grey
  • English
  • 12 November 2018
  • 1406834734