The Fourth Horseman is a book about a select group of young men who are brought together on a ranch in western Texas. They are men of reputation as well as skill and have reunited to help protect the life of their former employer a cattle baron.
When several attempts on the mans life fail a gang of cutthroats kidnap the man's daughters and head for the open prairie. The four young men named by the people of the area as the Four Horsemen give chase. After ambushes and gunfights plague their way the Four Horsemen catch up with the kidnappers in a small desolate town in indian country. A bloody dramatic shootout occurs where the men free the kidnapped women and destroy the outlaw gang.
Action is the name of the game in this Novel and beware, once you start reading you will not want to stop. The story is told through the eyes of a old woman whose great grandson wishes to write a story of Texas lawmen and gunfighters. In the end he not only has his story but a adventure of his own. The surprise ending will grip you sending shivers down your spine. For anyone who ever enjoyed a western book or movie this one will delight you.