Cattle King for a Day

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: L. Ron Hubbard

Narrated By: R.F. Daley

Publisher: Galaxy Press

Date: September 2010

Duration: 2 hours 11 minutes

Summary:

Forged in the hot sun and sand of the Arizona desert, Chinook Shannon is as tough as they come-as steely-eyed and tall in the saddle as Randolph Scott.  But Chinook is far from home-in the north country of Montana-and facing a challenge as big as the territory itself.

Following his grandfather’s suspicious death, he’s come to Montana to claim his inheritance-the family’s cattle ranch.  But the territory’s crawling with bandits and bankers, and they all want a piece of Chinook’s land.  

With foreclosure hanging over the ranch, Chinook’s got exactly twenty-four hours to find out who killed his grandfather and become the Cattle King.  He’ll follow a trail of forgery, cattle rustling and murder to find the truth, knowing he has only one ally-his Colt Peacemaker.

L. Ron Hubbard’s detailed knowledge of ranch life and mining techniques-as well as the economics and legal issues surrounding mining and water rights-informs Cattle King for a Day.  He wrote: "I became thoroughly acclimated to Montana ranch life and the very rough and tough atmosphere. . . . It was also a mining area, and I used to pan in these streams for pocket money."  It’s no wonder, then, that these stories are pure gold.

"Nonstop action with a Mark Twain twist." -True West

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