The Lonesome Gods Author:Louis L'Amour A sweeping novel of the California frontier. The Lonesome Gods tells the story of Johannes Verne, a young orphan raised in part by the mysterious Indians of the desert. Strengthened by the love of two women in his life, Verne grows to become a rugged adventurer, a man who embraces the awesome power of the Palm Springs desert and a man bold eno... more »ugh to stake a claim in the bustling world of opportunity that was early-day Los Angeles.
Filled with the fascinating history and color of nineteenth-century California, The Lonesome Gods is L'Amour's richest narrative, alive with his unmatched ability to involve his readers with his special feelings for the land, the challenge and the people of the frontier. Most important, it is a novel which proves, once again, that Louis L'Amour is America's storyteller.« less