The Montana Trilogy
Books in series3
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(3.9 based on 746 ratings)
  • 1

    English Creek: The Montana Trilogy, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Ivan Doig
    • Narrated By Scott Sowers
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (118)
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    Part of Ivan Doig’s acclaimed Montana trilogy, English Creek revolves around Jick McCaskill, a 14-year-old growing up in 1930s Montana. This incandescent coming-of-age tale dramatizes the climatic events of one summer that inevitably mark Jick’s awakening from childhood to adulthood.

    Jan says: "Read this as book two and Dancing as book one"
    Read this as book two and Dancing as book one

    I read "Dancing at the Rascal Fair" as a stand alone book, not realizing it was part of a trilogy. "Dancing" is a 5 star read and a gem of a book. It ..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 21 2013 by Jan (Rochester, NY, United States)
  • 2

    Dancing at the Rascal Fair

    • UNABRIDGED (19 hrs and 58 mins)
    • By Ivan Doig
    • Narrated By Robert Ian MacKenzie
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Performance
    (232)
    Story
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    Dancing at the Rascal Fair by National Book Award nominee Ivan Doig captures the passion and tenacity of turn-of-the-century immigrants struggling to build new lives amidst Montana’s windswept Rockies. The tale unfolds into a contest of the heart between Anna Ramsay and Angus McCaskill—kept apart by obligations—as they and their stormy kin vie to tame the brutal land.

    Dana C. Nicolay says: "New Favorite"
    New Favorite

    The books starts off slow. However you will be richly rewarded with a powerful and passionate story if you stay with it. This book entices the reader..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 28 2010 by Dana C. Nicolay (Birmingham, MI United States)
  • 3

    Ride with Me, Mariah Montana

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 17 mins)
    • By Ivan Doig
    • Narrated By Scott Sowers
    Overall
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    Performance
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    Story
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    Ivan Doig has been hailed by the New York Times as “dean of Western American letters.” In Ride with Me, Mariah Montana, widower Jick McCaskill, his daughter Mariah, and Mariah’s ex-husband Riley take a road trip back and forth across Montana. As Jick recounts his memories of the area, Riley and Mariah fall in and out of love—and Jick unexpectedly discovers a new partner.

    Joe Wittwer says: "Laugh, cry, think...you'll do it all!"
    Laugh, cry, think...you'll do it all!

    Ivan Doig has become one of my favorite authors. I've listened to four of his novels, including this trilogy. He is a wordsmith, able to turn a phra..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 27 2012 by Joe Wittwer (Spokane, Wa. USA)