There's no romance, smart and strong women, zombies, and a bit of a cult.
Both know of disappearances and although they do not believe Jett's account of zombies, they do believe something terrible happened.
Just go back and get the Valdemar books again, those are worth spending your time and your money on, not this one though.
Mercedes Lackey never disappoints. I can't wait for future adventures of Jett and the gang. Even without the walking dead, it would be a fun story - good mystery, though!Published 10 days ago by Tracy Brown
This novel has the classic western feel of an old Andre Norton tale. Post civil war devestation, Jet, a lone rider, takes on a quest for family. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Amazon Customer
When Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary Edgehill get together, the books are ALWAYS worthwhile! Even though this is a YA book, I still found it interesting with characters that draw you... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Cynthia M. Ferguson
It was a little bad at the end. She, or he, did not fihnish the book well. It kept me going and you may disagree, but the end was not too good.Published 9 months ago by Kindle Customer
I was hooked on page one! This is one of those books you don't want to put down, the kind where you read with one hand while eating with the other. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Imagine A Book SF
I feel I was mislead by the 4/5 comments about this book. I tried, I really did...but I've now put it aside twice for other books and have only made it through about 2/3 of the... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Nicole
Dead Reckoning takes place in 1867 Texas. It begins with Jett Galatin, a seventeen-year-old girl playing the mysterious male gunslinger. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Amber @ The Musings of ALMYBNENR
The combination of Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary Edghill has produced some of my favorite books. Unfortunately this was not one of them. Read morePublished 20 months ago by David G
If Cherie Priest's Boneshaker and Wild, Wild West had a lovechild, it would be Dead Reckoning. The book is filled with zombie mayhem from beginning to end in a wild west, steampunk... Read morePublished on August 20, 2012 by Christina (A Reader of Fictions)