Smoke Jensen
Books in series2
UNABRIDGED
(4.7 based on 112 ratings)
  • 1
    Smoke Jensen, the Beginning | William W. Johnstone, J. A. Johnstone

    Smoke Jensen, the Beginning

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By William W. Johnstone, J. A. Johnstone
    • Narrated By Jack Garrett
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (88)
    Performance
    (76)
    Story
    (77)

    For the first time, an epic account of a boy born into a struggle for survival on the harsh and unforgiving American frontier, the story behind the legend of Smoke Jensen.... On the eve of the Civil War, Kirby Jensen is the youngest of three children living on a hardscrabble ranch in Southwestern Missouri. But in 1861, shots were fired in Charleston harbor, and Kirby's father and brother went to war.

    Great Story!

    I don't know. I really enjoyed listening to it but it had an unfinished ending. I wish it had a sequel.

    Reviewed on August 11 2016 by Lady M (Peoria, AZ, United States)
  • 2
    This Violent Land: A Smoke Jensen Novel of the West | William W. Johnstone, J. A. Johnstone

    This Violent Land: A Smoke Jensen Novel of the West

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By William W. Johnstone, J. A. Johnstone
    • Narrated By Jack Garrett
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (24)
    Performance
    (20)
    Story
    (20)

    Kirby - later Smoke - Jensen has just earned his first paying job as a deputy US marshal for the Colorado Territory and is sent to the lawless town of Las Animas. There he finds a sheriff too cowardly to face the outlaw leader Cole Dawson, whose six-gun has left a lot of good men dead. Young Smoke feels no such fear. He takes Dawson down fast. Then the real fight begins. It turns out Dawson is only a cog in a crooked plot hatched by someone hiding behind the law.

    This violent land

    Great book! Couldn't put it down! Outstanding!
    What else can I tell you? Good book

    Reviewed on November 08 2016 by Carol D. ()