KANE Author:Lee Frank An Western-"If You Don't Talk, He's Gonna Die!" — From his concealed place in the loft, sixteen-year-old Kane watched helplessly as one of the men held a rifle to his father's head and asked his mother: — "Well, Kate, you gonna let yer husband die?" — "I swear he never told me where he hid the money!" — Kane would have given anything to save his fat... more »her's life, even the secret-but his father hadn't talked and his mother just breathed defiance. He saw one of the men move his lips like he was counting; then he shot Kane's father in the head.
Suddenly, Kane's weakness turned into a strength that clutched at his stomach like a fist. If only he had a gun! He could have saved his father's life.
From that day on, getting a gun and knowing how to use it became the passion of Kane's life-a passion that would only be satisfied by avenging his father's murder.« less