Riding the toughest bucking horse no one else can ride is bad enough, but then life’s challenges confront and test him just as hard as the bronc. Find out how the story plays out in Alfred Dennis’ new western novel, Ride the Rough String.

Tuskahoma, Oklahoma – Wednesday, April 15, 2015Ride the Rough String

As a prolific storyteller of the western frontier, Alfred Dennis once again delivers another family friendly, action filled story with a splash of romance. His book begins with the life and dreams of two men, one old and one young, an unlikely friendship, but they share the same dream of having their own horse ranch.

The young man, Cam Mitchell, must first overcome many obstacles before his dreams can become a reality. Find out why the Apaches give Cam Mitchell the name Rough Rider and how he must save the life of the woman he loves.

The old man, Caintuck Waters, is too old to ride the rough colts he intends to breed. He searches the land looking for the best horses in his travels. Finally, he has the answer to his dreams, as he finds a spectacular steeldust stallion he wants to sire his herd. Find out if he can hold on to his dream with his partner, the rider, who can Ride the Rough String.

Author Alfred Dennis’ new book, Ride the Rough String, was influenced by his lifetime of work around cowboys, horses, and rodeos. The author spent many years around campfires, listening to fellow cowboys share their stories about the open range. Alfred Dennis has written 13 novels and is currently working on his 14th novel due to come out soon. He and his wife raised five children and they currently live in rural southeastern Oklahoma in the beautiful Kiamichi Mountains.

Ride the Rough String is available in hardcover (ISBN 978-1-942869-08-5), softcover (ISBN 978-1-942869-03-0), and Kindle (ISBN 978-1-942869-04-7) from Walnut Creek Publishing, Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and from most online bookstores around the world. Alfred’s books are found in the following categories: Westerns, Native American Fiction, Historical Fiction, Action/Adventure, and Western Romance.