The Trader: West To The Stony Mountains (The Tale of the Trader Book 1)

The Trader: West To The Stony Mountains (The Tale of the Trader Book 1)

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In this latest book from Cherokee Parks, the first book in The Trader saga, we follow the steps of one of the hundreds of unnamed men who traveled west in the early 1800s. Called by some strange force that beckoned him to leave the safety and comfort of hearth and home for the wild, untamed Rocky Mountains and all their adventures, dangers and treasures, this man was destined to become one of the men we know today as “The Mountain Men.” Thomas Samuel “Tree” Bell was a gigantic man for his day, standing six feet ten inches and weighing nearly three hundred pounds while only eighteen years old. Unlike many others his size, Tree was not only strong, but also fleet of foot, a skilled archer, extremely accurate with his long gun, an excellent horseman and highly intelligent. Of Scottish and Cherokee heritage, Tree spoke several languages, a skill that would come in handy more than once and allow him to learn even more languages as he traveled from tribe to tribe as The Trader. Tree made his mark in the west among both red and white man alike, yet his name, like so many others, was lost to history…

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    The Trader: West To The Stony Mountains (The Tale of the Trader Book 1) Reviews

  • D. E.

    A CP. Western Indians Action Adventure (TT) (WTTSM )CP. has penned a western indians action adventure titled "The Trader" which begins with a young man heading west to trade with he indians. He visite...

  • Shae

    It wasn't too bad a story. It gave good information on how the Mountain men came to be butfound that it wasn't very exciting. I got really tired of reading about the coffee being made every minute of ...

  • Quinton Young III

    Outstanding Work, both very enjoyable nd educationalOne of the best Mountain Man / Western Stylized stories that I have read. I felt as I was there right beside the Trader during this story. I both en...

  • Jim Benjamin

    A different western storyline and a great episode 1 that was a great read .A very enjoyable experience and I was wondering if there was a Trader in the history the American west or just another Brilli...

  • Carol Duckett French

    A Special Mountain ManThe detail in this book is extraordinary! I felt like I was living right along with Tree as he prepared for his journey and then experienced many adventures along the way. A grea...

  • Preston  Dannelley

    An outstanding read!I am a BIG fan of mountain man stories and Cherokee Parks has joined my growing list of favorite authors. He brings to the table the beginning of a saga to be enjoyed by all! Read ...

  • Ian Denner

    GoodAlthough I’m a huge sucker for almost any mountain man story I found this one kind of all over the place, hard to read and the storyline really hard to follow. The story was just not as well lai...

  • Severt A Anderson

    Great AdventureThis book was different from most westerns. It went into great detail about all Tree had to do just to get ready for his great adventure. I enjoyed the detail that Parks put into this n...

  • Casey

    I felt a part of it allI was delighted to learn that even at my advanced age I could learn more about my Native American heritage. I didn't know we were TsalagiNow my geneology research has a deeper m...

  • John Shearer

    The Trader West To The Stony MtsThis was a great action packed adventure that keeps you interested from start to finish.The story filled with historical data and information that you don't normally fi...