By William W. Johnstone
An epic saga of the O'Briens, father Shamus and his sons Shawn, Patrick, Jacob, and Samuel, homesteaders combating to outlive the untamed Western wilderness... A USA Today bestselling writer whose novels ring with authenticity and power... an exciting event around the border of Mexico—up opposed to an enemy extra robust and lethal than any the O'Briens might ever envision...
New Mexico Territory isn't any stranger to undesirable males. yet south of the border, at the wild Mexican beach, is one other type of depraved: a murderous Arab with a boat filled with stolen women—to be bought as intercourse slaves within the 4 corners of the area. between them is a lacking neighborhood university instructor Shawn O'Brien has been looking out for—a girl with a earlier she's saved rigorously hidden. Now Shawn, in addition to a half-mad endure hunter and a pro hangman struggle their technique to the coast for a blood-soaked conflict among the slavers and the U.S. army. while the motion runs aground, O'Brien will get his likelihood: to stand down an Arab sheik who gains from human misery... and makes a game of slaughter...
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The girl nodded her head toward the gangway. Peter looked that way and saw a huge man—more a horse than a man—who hadn’t been there a minute before. His enormous black-booted feet were braced on the deck. His right hand held a long, coiled whip. I wonder what he … It happened in a second, at most two. A sailor bolted for the gangplank, his bare feet slapping wood. He had taken perhaps three long strides when the whip cracked— it moved much too fast for Peter to see it—and wrapped itself around this man’s ankle like a snake.
Mack was not going to touch it, thank you very much. “It’s not our job to fool with it,” Mack said, pulling the rope tight. The canvas now covered the trunk entirely. ” “But, Mack,” said Alf. “I’m telling you, God’s truth, rat poison or not, it felt good. ” “All right, then,” said Alf, though he didn’t think he would soon forget that feeling he’d just had. Maybe once the Never Land was under way he could sneak in and visit this trunk again. Grunting, the two men lifted the canvas-wrapped trunk onto a handcart, and trundled it out of the warehouse, onto the wharf.
Molly, somber now, stared at Peter. ” said Peter. “Oh, my,” said Mrs. Bumbrake. ” repeated Peter. But Molly said nothing. “Get moving,” said Slank, shoving Peter and James again. “And if you don’t want to feel Little Richard’s lash, you’ll stay forward until we reach Rundoon. ” Peter froze. ” he said, slowly raising three fingers. ” Slank laughed, pleased by the fear on Peter’s face. ” he said. “You didn’t know? You’ll be spending your days as a servant in the court of His Royal Majesty! He goes through a lot of servants, does the king.