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Sons of Texas

An epic tale of how the west was won. Join the adventures of the Lewis brothers on an adventure that spans the most crucial events of the founding of Texas. Sons of Texas is a classic series by acclaimed western author Elmer Kelton.

  • The Rebels: Sons of Texas
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    • The Rebels: Sons of Texas

    • Sons of Texas (Volume 3)
      Elmer Kelton
      Tor/Forge

    • It is the mid 1830s and a growing flow of American pioneers into Mexican Texas has sown the seeds of revolution. In the midst of the turmoil are the Lewis brothers – Andrew, Michael, and James...

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  • The Raiders: Sons of Texas
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    • The Raiders: Sons of Texas

    • Sons of Texas (Volume 2)
      Elmer Kelton
      Tor/Forge

    • In 1816, Mordecai Lewis, a veteran of Andrew Jackson's Indian campaigns and battles against the British, moves his family into the western Tennessee canebrakes. But Mordecai, a born wanderer, is...

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  • Sons of Texas
    • Sons of Texas

    • Sons of Texas (Volume 1)
      Elmer Kelton, read by Jason Culp
      Macmillan Audio

    • The first of three novels of early Texas, from the 1820s through Texas Independence under Sam Houston, Sons of Texas is a generational saga about the Lewis family who moved from tidewater into the western Tennessee canebrakes in 1816.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • Audio Book
      • eBook
  • Sons of Texas
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    • Sons of Texas

    • Sons of Texas (Volume 1)
      Elmer Kelton
      Tor/Forge

    • The first of three novels of early Texas, from the 1820s through Texas Independence under Sam Houston, Sons of Texas is a generational saga about the Lewis family who moved from tidewater into the western Tennessee canebrakes in 1816.

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • Audio Book
      • eBook

Elmer Kelton

Elmer Kelton (1926-2009) was the award-winning author of more than forty novels, including The Time It Never Rained, Other Men’s Horses, Texas Standoff and Hard Trail to Follow. He grew up on a ranch near Crane, Texas, and earned a journalism degree from the University of Texas. His first novel, Hot Iron, was published in 1956. Among his awards were seven Spurs from Western Writers of America and four Western Heritage awards from the National Cowboy Hall of Fame. His novel The Good Old Boys was made into a television film starring Tommy Lee Jones. In addition to his novels, Kelton worked as an agricultural journalist for 42 years. He served in the infantry in World War II. He died in 2009.

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Jason Culp

Jason Culp has been acting since the age of ten, and his credits include a variety of television, theater, and film roles. He is best known for his role as Julian Gerome on General Hospital.  In addition to voiceover work in national commercials, Culp has narrated audiobooks by bestselling authors such as Louis L’Amour, Danielle Steel, John Irving, and David Weber.  He has been recording since 1996 and has nearly 35 audiobooks under his belt.  Culp has also narrated documentaries for National Geographic and the History Channel.