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Shaking the Nickel Bush

Ralph Moody

Now 19-years old, skinny, and suffering from diabetes, Ralph Moody is ordered by his Boston doctor to seek a more healthful climate out West. Remembering his childhood ranching adventures, Ralph is delighted to strike out for new territory and prospects. Hustling jobs, and trying to find the means to follow the doctors orders, he becomes a Hollywood stunt rider. With Lonnie, a rascal and friend, he camps out in the Arizona desert and “shakes the nickel bush” as a cowboy artist-sculptor. Lawyers and bankers are eager to buy his work as the two move from town to town in an old Ford aptly named “Shiftless.” But will Ralph ever reach Littleton in time for the 4th of July roundup?....

Now 19-years old, skinny, and suffering from diabetes, Ralph Moody is ordered by his Boston doctor to seek a more healthful climate out West. Remembering his childhood ranching adventures, Ralph is delighted to strike out for new territory and prospects. Hustling jobs, and trying to find the means to follow the doctors orders, he becomes a Hollywood stunt rider. With Lonnie, a rascal and friend, he camps out in the Arizona desert and “shakes the nickel bush” as a cowboy artist-sculptor. Lawyers and bankers are eager to buy his work as the two move from town to town in an old Ford aptly named “Shiftless.” But will Ralph ever reach Littleton in time for the 4th of July roundup?....
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Now 19-years old, skinny, and suffering from diabetes, Ralph Moody is ordered by his Boston doctor to seek a more healthful climate out West. Remembering his childhood ranching adventures, Ralph is delighted to strike out for new territory and prospects. Hustling jobs, and trying to find the means to follow the doctors orders, he becomes a Hollywood stunt rider. With Lonnie, a rascal and friend, he camps out in the Arizona desert and “shakes the nickel bush” as a cowboy artist-sculptor. Lawyers and bankers are eager to buy his work as the two move from town to town in an old Ford aptly named “Shiftless.” But will Ralph ever reach Littleton in time for the 4th of July roundup?....

Language:

English

Narrators:

Cameron Beierle

Length:

7h 6m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

30:46


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

19:47


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

17:38


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

24:58


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

31:34


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

25:09


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

26:02


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

27:28


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

16:42


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

20:26


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

10:03


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

20:36


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

17:55


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

23:58


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

18:40


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

18:01


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

27:15


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

26:12


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

23:23