The Legend of Bass Reeves: Being the True and Fictional Account of the Most Valiant Marshal in the West Being the True and Fictional Account of the Most Valiant Marshal in the West, Gary Paulsen
  • List: $14.99  |  Sale: $10.50
    Club: $7.49
    • Facebook Share
    • Twitter Share
    • Pinterest Share

Details

The Legend of Bass Reeves: Being the True and Fictional Account of the Most Valiant Marshal in the West

Author: Gary Paulsen

Narrator: Dion Graham

Unabridged: 3 hr 20 min

Format: Digital Audiobook (DRM Protected)

Publisher: Brilliance Audio

Published: 02/20/2011

Genre: Children & Young Adults Fiction

Synopsis

Cowboy stories and movies about the Wild West are full of amazing characters. Yet many of the lawmen we think of as heroes were anything but — some were violent scoundrels and outlaws themselves. Among all the lawmen of the frontier, one man stands out as a true hero: Bass Reeves. In his day, Bass Reeves was the most successful federal marshal in the United States. True to the mythical code of the West, he never drew his gun first. He rounded up hundreds of outlaws and was shot at countless times but was never hit. Bass Reeves was born into slavery. And though the laws of his country enslaved him and his mother, when he became a free man he served the law with such courage and honor that he was known and respected all over the Indian Territory. Gary Paulsen’s dramatic account of the life of Bass Reeves, through stories both real and imagined, makes him come alive as a boy and a man. Listeners will truly understand why he became a legend.

Recommended

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, C. S. Lewis
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
by C. S. Lewis

Open the door and enter a new world.Narnia ... the land beyond the wardrobe door, a secret place frozen in eternal winter ... a magical country waiting to be set free.Lucy is the first to find the secret of the wardrobe in the professor's mysteriou...

Narrator: Michael York
Published: 05/24/2005

Catching Fire Special Edition, Suzanne Collins
Catching Fire
by Suzanne Collins

Emmy Award-winning actress Tatiana Maslany narrates a brand-new recording of the second audiobook in the worldwide bestselling trilogy from Suzanne Collins! Suzanne Collins continues the amazing story of Katniss Everdeen in the phenomenal Hunger Ga...

Narrator: Tatiana Maslany
Published: 06/17/2019

A Wrinkle in Time, Madeleine L'Engle
A Wrinkle in Time
by Madeleine L'Engle

Madeleine L'Engle's ground-breaking science fiction and fantasy classic, soon to be a major motion picture. This movie tie-in audiobook includes an introduction read by director Ava DuVernay, a foreword read by the author, and an afterword read by M...

Narrator: Hope Davis
Published: 01/10/2012

The Hobbit Prequel to the Lord of the Rings Trilogy, J.R.R. Tolkien
The Hobbit
by J.R.R. Tolkien

Like every other hobbit, Bilbo Baggins likes nothing better than a quiet evening in his snug hole in the ground, dining on a sumptuous dinner in front of a fire. But when a wandering wizard captivates him with tales of the unknown, Bilbo becomes res...

Narrator: Rob Inglis
Published: 01/01/1991

The Hunger Games Special Edition, Suzanne Collins
The Hunger Games
by Suzanne Collins

A brand-new special edition recording of the first audiobook in the worldwide bestselling trilogy from Suzanne Collins! In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying d...

Narrator: Tatiana Maslany
Published: 10/30/2018

Mockingjay Special Edition, Suzanne Collins
Mockingjay
by Suzanne Collins

Emmy Award-winning actress Tatiana Maslany narrates a brand-new recording of the final audiobook in the worldwide bestselling trilogy from Suzanne Collins! Katniss Everdeen, girl on fire, has survived, even though her home has been destroyed. Gale h...

Narrator: Tatiana Maslany
Published: 06/17/2019

The Fault in Our Stars, John Green
The Fault in Our Stars
by John Green

Winner of the 2013 Odyssey Award for Excellence in Audiobook ProductionDespite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a go...

Narrator: Kate Rudd
Published: 01/10/2012

Wonder, R. J. Palacio
Wonder
by R. J. Palacio

A special movie tie-in edition of R.J. Palacio's #1 New York Times bestseller, now a major motion picture starring Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Jacob Tremblay, Daveed Diggs, and Mandy Patinkin.Over 6 million people have fallen in love with Wonder and...

Narrator: Diana Steele
Published: 02/14/2012

Divergent, Veronica Roth
Divergent
by Veronica Roth

This first book in Veronica Roth's #1 New York Times bestselling Divergent trilogy is the novel the inspired the major motion picture starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, and Kate Winslet. This dystopian series set in a futuristic Chica...

Narrator: Emma Galvin
Published: 05/03/2011
{"id":"2962","ean":"9781455801626","abr":"Unabridged","title":"The Legend of Bass Reeves: Being the True and Fictional Account of the Most Valiant Marshal in the West","subtitle":"Being the True and Fictional Account of the Most Valiant Marshal in the West","author":"Gary Paulsen","rating_average":"5","narrator":"Dion Graham","ubr_id":"2962","abr_id":"0","ubr_price":"14.99","abr_price":"0.00","ubr_memprice":"9.74","abr_memprice":"0.00","ubr_narrator":"Dion Graham","abr_narrator":"","ubr_length":"Unabridged: 4 hr ","abr_length":"Abridged: "}