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Zane Grey books

2006/11/20 10:08
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Awhile back, I said something like Zane Grey's books were "light reading. I was taken to task for that--rightfully so, I might add. I have just re-read Riders of the Purple Sage and have read Forlorn River and its sequel, "Nevada." The first one is Grey's most critically acclaimed book, and though it is a decent read, I enjoyed both of the others much more. Grey's descriptions of scenery are probably better than those of any other writer with whom I am familiar. I have a stack of Grey's books to read and re-read, so I think I am in for some enjoyable reading. Some of you might like his stuff, too, if you can find his books.

Posted on: 2009/9/16 11:58

Re: Zane Grey books

2007/4/8 20:43
Posts: 11428
I've only done one or two ZG books, they just didn't pull me in.... Whereas Louis Lamour is one of my guility pleasures. I find it really hard to admit to people that I love his westerns, but damnit, I can't help it. As far as books go, they're formulaic crap, but there's just something abotu them that's made me read every single one, most more than once.

I don't get it.

Posted on: 2009/9/16 14:07
April 8, 2007 - December 4, 2011.
And why not?

Re: Zane Grey books

2007/12/23 14:18
From Richfield, PA
Posts: 292
The best thing about flea markets is rummaging through all the cheap westerns looking for a Louie Lamour book that I don't already have!

Posted on: 2009/9/18 20:10
Ephesians 4:32-"Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgave you"

Re: Zane Grey books

2007/10/17 10:49
From florida
Posts: 6440
Zane Gray's Anglers Eldorado Zane Gray in New Zealand well worth the read.

Posted on: 2009/9/22 9:52
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