Kilkenny

8 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 713 ratings

A Man Called Trent Publisher's Summary

Here are two exciting stories featuring Lance Kilkenny by beloved Western writer Louis L'Amour.

In "A Man Called Trent", nester Dick Moffitt lies dead, killed by King Bill Hale's riders. His son Jack and adopted daughter Sally, who witnessed the murder, go for safety to a cabin owned by a man called "Trent" - an alias for Kilkenny, who is seeking to escape his reputation as a gunfighter.

In "The Rider of Lost Creek," Lance Kilkenny is the fastest gun in the West, but once the gunfight is over, he disappears. Some time back, Mort Davis saved Kilkenny's life. Now Davis needs Kilkenny's help with a pair of feuding ranchers taking over his property.

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  • Book 1-2

    • A Man Called Trent

    • A Western Duo
    • By: Louis L'Amour
    • Narrated by: Jim Gough
    • Length: 9 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 213
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 184
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 186

    In "A Man Called Trent," nester Dick Moffitt lies dead, killed by King Bill Hale's riders. His son Jack and adopted daughter Sally, who witnessed the murder, go for safety to a cabin owned by a man called "Trent" - an alias for Kilkenny, who is seeking to escape his reputation as a gunfighter. In "The Rider of Lost Creek," Lance Kilkenny is the fastest gun in the West, but once the gunfight is over, he disappears. Some time back, Mort Davis saved Kilkenny's life.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • killkenny is one of my favorites

    • By Spencer Wicks on 06-17-16

    Regular price: $24.47

  • Book 1

    • The Rider of Lost Creek

    • By: Louis L'Amour
    • Narrated by: Jim Gough
    • Length: 4 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 180
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 129
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 129

    Lance Kilkenny's gun is believed to be the fastest in the West, but once the gunfight is over, he disappears. Most folks don't even know what he looks like. Some time back, Mort Davis saved Kilkenny's life after he was shot up. Now Davis needs Kilkenny's help. He has filed a claim on a water hole near Lost Creek in the live oak country.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Elusive Kilkenny

    • By Lady M on 08-14-16

    Regular price: $13.97

    • The Rider of Lost Creek

    • By: Louis L'Amour
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 5 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 32

    Lance Kilkenny has a debt to pay, and he isn't about to let the friend who saved his life go down in a range war. But when Kilkenny tries to stop the fighting, he finds there's more at stake than land or wire. Whoever is stirring up trouble has big ideas for the Live Oak country - and an army of hired guns to back them up. Nita Riordan, the beautiful and fiery owner of the Apple Canyon Saloon, warns Lance that the mysterious man orchestrating the conflict wants him dead.

    Regular price: $20.99

  • Book 2

    • The Mountain Valley War

    • By: Louis L'Amour
    • Narrated by: Jason Culp
    • Length: 7 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 133
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 131

    Holed up in a cabin in the Idaho hills, the mysterious man who called himself Trent wasn't looking for trouble. It came looking for him. A trigger-happy kid named Cub Hale emptied his gun into an unarmed man. Then he came swaggering after Trent. The girl who ran the gambling hall tried to get him to hightail it. But Trent wasn't buying. Even in that forsaken back country, he knew when a man had to speak with his shooting iron.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another Great L'Amour Story

    • By Lady M on 10-18-12

    Regular price: $24.50

    • A Man Called Trent

    • By: Louis L'Amour
    • Narrated by: John Tuska
    • Length: 5 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 109
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65

    A Man Called Trent opens on nester Dick Moffitt lying dead where he was killed by King Bill Hale's riders. His son Jack and adopted daughter Sally, who witnessed the murder, go for safety to a cabin owned by a man called "Trent", an alias for Kilkenny, who is seeking to escape his reputation as a gunfighter.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Trent

    • By Mark on 02-09-09

    Regular price: $13.97

    • A Man Called Trent

    • By: Louis L'Amour
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 4 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Set in New Mexico, A Man Called Trent opens with a nester named Dick Moffitt lying dead where he was killed by King Bill Hale's riders. Sally Crane, who is 16 and was adopted by Moffitt, and Moffitt's 14-year-old Jack witnessed the murder from their hiding place.

    Regular price: $17.49

  • Book 3

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  • Book 4

    • South of Deadwood - Too Tough to Brand - A Gun for Kilkenny (Dramatized)

    • By: Louis L'Amour
    • Narrated by: full cast
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    "South of Deadwood": Take the stagecoach into Deadwood with Ranger Chick Bowdrie to bring a notorious killer back to Texas - and justice. "Too Tough to Brand": Texas Ranger Chick Bowdrie was called to the O Bar O Ranch when the foreman, Bert Ramey, disappeared with $15,000. But from what Bowdrie can tell, Ramey is no thief. "A Gun for Kilkenny": A dusty stranger comes into the town of Boquilla in search of a drink after many hard weeks riding the trails. He enters the saloon, and within minutes the town bully is dead on the floor. Who is the stranger? Is he John Wesley Hardin? Or the legendary Marshal Kilkenny?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great

    • By Amazon Customer on 01-07-18

    Regular price: $17.50