By Guy Vanderhaeghe
Best-selling writer man Vanderhaeghe’s ultimate installment in his frontier trilogy is immediately a riveting account of non-public and ancient revenge, and the endearing tale of an not going love affair.
Wesley Case, a former soldier and the son of a Canadian lumber baron, units out into the untamed borderlands among Canada and the us to flee a dismal mystery from his earlier. He settles in Montana the place he hopes to shop for a farm animals ranch, and the place he starts paintings as a liaison among the yank and Canadian militaries as a way to include the local americans’ unresolved anger within the wake of the Civil warfare. Amid the brutal violence that erupts among the Sioux warriors and U.S. forces, Case’s plan for a quiet ranch lifestyles is additional compromised by means of an unforeseen problem: he falls in love with the gorgeous, outspoken, and lately widowed Ada Tarr. It’s a budding romance that quickly inflames the jealousy of Ada’s quiet and deeply disturbed admirer, Michael Dunne. whilst the yankee executive unleashes its ultimate attack at the Indians, Dunne commences his personal vicious plan for vengeance in a single final feverish try and declare Ada as his own.
Vanderhaeghe expertly weaves a gritty account of the tip of the Wild West with an intimate story of affection, retribution, and rebirth. fantastically imagined and deeply relocating, A solid Man is Vanderhaeghe’s effective end to his honored turn-of-the-century epic.