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To the Far Blue Mountains Audiobook
To the Far Blue Mountains
Written by: 
Louis L'Amour
Narrated by: 
Jonn Curless
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To the Far Blue Mountains Audiobook

To the Far Blue Mountains: The Sacketts, Book 2

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Publisher's Summary

Filled with exciting tales of the frontier, the chronicle of the Sackett family is perhaps the crowning achievement of one of our greatest storytellers. In To the Far Blue Mountains, Louis L'Amour weaves an unforgettable tale of a man who journeys to his homeland, but discovers that finding his way back to America may be impossible.

Barnabas Sackett was leaving England forever to find his fortune in the New World. But as he settled his affairs, he learned that a warrant from Queen Elizabeth had been sworn against him, and that men were searching for him in every port. At issue were some rare gold coins Sackett had found and sold, coins believed to be part of a great treasure lost by King John years before. Believing that Sackett possesses the rest of the treasure, the Queen will stop at nothing to find him. And if he's caught, Sackett will face torture, and even the gallows.

Don't miss other titles in The Sacketts series.

©1976 Louis L'Amour Enterprises, Inc.; (P)1999 Random House, Inc. Random House Audio, a division of Random House, Inc.

What the Critics Say

"Narrator John Curless has Barnabas' sincere, ingenuous courage down pat." (AudioFile)

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    Amazon Customer 12-20-15 Member Since 2010
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    I absolutely loved this story. A good tale without all the modern garbage that seems so hard to get rid of.

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    JoAnn N Smith 09-11-15
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    "another good story."

    it was as interesting to hear as it was to read. I am looking forward to another.

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    baileysbca socal 07-30-15
    baileysbca socal 07-30-15

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    "Story's wonderful but the transmission is NOT."
    What did you like best about To the Far Blue Mountains? What did you like least?

    Story line is great, but the interruptions ruin the fun.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Barnabus.


    Would you be willing to try another one of Jonn Curless’s performances?

    Yes.


    Was To the Far Blue Mountains worth the listening time?

    No.


    Any additional comments?

    Too many times the reading is interrupted by problems somewhere in the transmission.

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    Joe Mamma 06-21-15
    Joe Mamma 06-21-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Mesmerized"

    I feel like I'm there with them. Each time The book ends, I feel as though I have just lost a friend.

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    jman97 05-06-15
    jman97 05-06-15 Member Since 2014
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    "Great story!"

    I saw The Sacketts, TV shows many years ago and thoroughly enjoyed them.
    Then about 30 years ago I read Jubel Sackett, I absolutely loved it. Now I listen to books instead of reading and I started at the beginning with Sacketts Land and really enjoyed it, and I'm getting excited to get back to Jubal Sackett, and beyond!
    If you enjoy stories of the outdoors these are the ones you should listen to.

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    Chad M. 05-06-15
    Chad M. 05-06-15 Member Since 2015
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    "great book"

    I am a huge LouisL'Amour fan, and this is one of the few books of his that I have never read. I enjoyed every moment listening! Great book pick it up you won't be disappointed.

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    adelfay3 02-20-15
    adelfay3 02-20-15 Member Since 2014
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    "magic once again from beginning to end"

    Louis L'Amour captures my imagination like few authors can. This book was no exception.. Although I've read many of his books, this was the first time for this one . I'm so glad I purchased it as it pulled some of his other books together for me.

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    Kathy 01-27-15
    Kathy 01-27-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Very good listening"

    Met expectations enjoyed it very much. I like Louie L. This series is a little different however some of
    Louis,s better writing in my opinion.

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    Mary Lou Burton 01-18-15 Listener Since 2009
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    "Louis l'amour is a great story teller"

    I love this author for mixing fiction with small facts here and there. He uses men and women who learned how to live off the land.

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    "hi"

    i enjoy the way the book is writen and the person reading it. thank you.

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