About The Book “What do you want?” they asked, the first time they shot at Walt Slade. “Fork your bronc, or die!” they warned, the second time they fired. The third time they said nothing. What do you say when you blast a Texas Ranger in the back. Outgunned and outnumbered, Slade tries to save a friend, a town, and himself, in a desperate duel with a dozen hired killers.