Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Good Old Boys by Kelton-E

Hewey Calloway has a problem. In his West Texas home of 1906, the land and the way of life that he loves are changing too quickly for his taste.Hewey dreams of freedom - he wants only to be a footloose horseback cowboy, endlessly wandering the open range. But the open range of his childhood is slowly disappearing: land is being parceled out, and barbed-wire fences are springing up all over. As if that weren't enough, cars and other machines are invading Hewey's simple cowboy life, stinking up the area and threatening to replace horse travel. As Hewey struggles against the relentless stream of "progress, " he comes to realize that the simple life of his childhood is gone, that a man can't live a life whose time has passed, and that every choice he makes - even those that lead to happiness - requires a sacrifice.

Buy Good Old Boys by Kelton-E from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780912646978
ISBN-10: 0912646977
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 150mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Texas A & M University Press
Publisher: Texas A & M University Press
Publish Date: 15-Nov-2004
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - Good Old Boys by Kelton-E

Book Reviews - Good Old Boys by Kelton-E

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Good Old Boys book by Kelton-E and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Kelton-E

Man Who Rode Midnight by Kelton-E
Paperback, June 2006
$34.75
Wolf & the Buffalo by Kelton-E
Paperback, June 2006
$38.24
Time it Never Rained by Kelton-E
Paperback, June 2006
$38.24
Day the Cowboys Quit by Kelton-E
Paperback, December 1985
$38.24