The Outcasts

The Outcasts

A Novel

eBook - 2013
Average Rating:
Rate this:
"A taut, thrilling adventure story about buried treasure, a manhunt, and a woman determined to make a new life for herself in the old west. It's the 19th century on the Gulf Coast, a time of opportunity and lawlessness. After escaping the Texas brothel where she'd been a virtual prisoner, Lucinda Carter heads for Middle Bayou to meet her lover, who has a plan to make them both rich, chasing rumors of a pirate's buried treasure. Meanwhile Nate Cannon, a young Texas policeman with a pure heart and a strong sense of justice, is on the hunt for a ruthless killer named McGill who has claimed the lives of men, women, and even children across the frontier. Who--if anyone--will survive when their paths finally cross? As Lucinda and Nate's stories converge, guns are drawn, debts are paid, and Kathleen Kent delivers an unforgettable portrait of a woman who will stop at nothing to make a new life for herself."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2013
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9780316255998
Characteristics: 1 online resource (326 pages)

Related Resources


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

ArapahoeLesley Nov 10, 2016

An interesting story despite the predictable plot twists. The female character bugged the bejezzzzes out of me but I would try a different book by Kent cause I could see potential in her style.

Jan 10, 2015

I have liked her other books, but this one is a hard slug for me. The LP is definitely not what i consider large, so that adds to the slow progress & makes it less engaging.

Jan 13, 2014

THE OUTCASTS is a wonderful western, a brilliantly crafted character study, and a heartbreaking look at the good and evil inside us.

mrsgail5756 Jan 06, 2014

The book was okay – but not one of my favorites.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further


Subject Headings


Find it at SCCLD

To Top