Penguin.com (usa)

The Legend of Colton H. Bryant

Alexandra Fuller - Author

ePub eBook | $12.99 | add to cart | view cart
ISBN 9781440637506 | 224 pages | 06 May 2008 | Penguin | 8.26 x 5.23in | 18 - AND UP
Additional Formats:
Summary of The Legend of Colton H. Bryant Summary of The Legend of Colton H. Bryant Reviews for The Legend of Colton H. Bryant An Excerpt from The Legend of Colton H. Bryant
A heartrending story of the human spirit from the author of the bestselling Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight

Alexandra Fuller returns with the unforgettable true story of Colton H. Bryant, a soulful boy with a mustang-taming heart who comes of age in the oil fields and open plains of Wyoming. After surviving a sometimes cruel adolescence with his own brand of optimistic goofiness, Colton goes to work on an oil rig-and there the biggest heart in the world can't save him from the new, unkind greed that has possessed his beloved Wyoming during the latest boom.

Colton's story could not be told without telling of the land that grew him, where the great high plains meet the Rocky Mountains to create a vista of lonely beauty. It is here that the existence of one boy is a true story as deeply moving as the life that inspired it.

" [Fuller's] book-set in her new home, the high plains of Wyoming-hangs so faultlessly on its high-altitude, big-sky, oildrilling bones that it seems not so much to have been written as uncovered by the wind and weather of the American north-west."
-The Economist


To keep up-to-date, input your email address, and we will contact you on publication

Please alert me via email when:


The author releases another book