Jesse Smoke has it all. One problem though. She's a woman, who plays, better than any man, a man's sport.
"An entertaining old-school western [in] the reluctant-hero tradition of Charles Portis (True Grit)." —The New York Times Book Review, Editor's Choice'
"Sometimes harrowing, sometimes funny, often luminously beautiful and always profoundly imaginative and moving..."
“A beautiful and aching novel, alarming in its wisdom and treatment of one of the great terrors, loneliness, and one of the great mercies, forgiveness.”
“An experience so intimate... that it almost blinds you with love.”
--O- The Oprah Magazine
“A brilliant exploration of human darkness, delusion, and desire for redemption.”
--Beth Henley, author of Crimes of the Heart