|Crossing, the (1995) [Novel]|
by Cormac McCarthy
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Series: Border Trilogy, the
Sixteen-year-old Billy Parham is obsessed with trapping a renegade wolf that has raided his father's cattle ranch. By the time he finally succeeds, Billy has formed a close bond with the wolf and he decides to return the creature to its home. Months later, Billy returns to find that his parents have been murdered by horse thieves. He abducts his kid brother from a foster home, and they ride into Mexico to retrieve their property, encountering various characters on the way...
Original title: The Crossing
Genre: Fiction→ Western→ The West Still Lives
Fiction→ General Fiction→ Regional Interest
Fiction→ General Fiction→ Youth (rebellion, Angst, Coming Of Age)