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Sin killer: Berrybender Narratives Series, Book 1

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It is 1830, and the Berrybender family -- rich, aristocratic, English, and fiercely out of place -- is on its way up the Missouri River to see the American West as it begins to open up. Lord and Lady Berrybender have abandoned their palatial home in England to explore the frontier and to broaden the horizons of their children, who include Tasmin, a budding young woman of grit, beauty, and determination, her vivacious and difficult sister, and her brother. As they journey by rough stages up the Missouri River, they meet with all the dangers, difficulties, temptations, and awesome natural scenery of the untamed West. At the very core of the story is Tasmin's fast-developing relationship with Jim Snow, frontiersman, ferocious Indian fighter, and part-time preacher. Known up and down the Missouri as "the Sin Killer," he's the handsome, silent Westerner who eventually captures her heart. Against the immense backdrop of the American West, Larry McMurtry tracks this engaging family as they make their way up the great river, surviving attacks, discomfort, savage weather, and natural disaster. Sin Killer is an adventure story full of incident, and suspense, as well as a charming love story between a headstrong and aristocratic young Englishwoman and the stubborn, shy, and very American Jim Snow. As big as the West itself, this is the kind of story that only Larry McMurtry can write.
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Berrybender family (Fictitious characters) -- Fiction
British -- West (U.S.) -- Fiction
Coming of age -- Fiction
Domestic fiction
Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Fiction
Large type books
Missouri River Valley -- Fiction
Western stories
Women immigrants -- Fiction
Young women -- Fiction
title_displaySin killer : a novel
title_fullSin Killer
Sin Killer : Berrybender Narratives Series, Book 1 [electronic resource] / Larry McMurtry
Sin killer : a novel / Larry McMurtry
Sin killer [electronic resource] McMurtry, Larry.
Sin killer [sound recording] : [a novel] / by Larry McMurtry
Sin killer [text (large print)] / Larry McMurtry
title_shortSin killer
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British
Eccentrics and eccentricities
Fiction
Historical Fiction
Literature
Western
Women immigrants
Young women