Synopses & Reviews
One of the few remaining mountain men on the Western frontier, Titus "Scratch" Bass leads his family north to winter with the Crow people. Along their journey, Bass saves an old friend from death and rescues his daughters from traders. When he arrives in the land of Crow, he finds old friends--and old ways--dying out. Soon, he will face his greatest lesson and hardest challenge of all.
About the Author
Terry C. Johnston was born on the plains of Kansas and immersed himself in the history of the early West. His first novel, Carry the Wind
, won the Medicine Pipe Bearer's Award from the Western Writers of America, and his subsequent books, among them Cry of the Hawk
, Dream Catcher
, Buffalo Palace
, Crack in the Sky
, and the Son of the Plains
trilogy, have appeared on bestseller lists throughout the country.
Terry C. Johnston lives and writes in Big Sky country near Billings, Montana.
From the Hardcover edition.