Western

A Series by L. J. Martin

Shadow of the Mast
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Series: Western, Book 1 · Romance, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,770. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Young Sam Mueller is shanghaied from Boston aboard a California bound hide, horn, and tallow ship. Escaping from a cruel captain he adds to his skills by learning those of the vaqueros...but California is a hard taskmaster, and he finds himself at odds with the Californios, the Indians, and American's...all who want his hide. A beautiful senorita and a hard won rancho keep drawing him back.
Nemesis
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Series: Nemesis, Book 1 · Western, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
The fools killed his family...then made him a lawman. This wild western, in the Louis L'amore tradition, comes from renowned author L. J. Martin, whose over 20 novels have brought compelling reading to so many. McBain, broken and beaten from the Civil war is reluctant to return to his family as a snake dwells in his belly and he can't get the images out of his mind...until it's retribution time.
Tin Angel
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Series: Western, Book 3 · Romance, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,870. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Jessica Taggart had come West seeking adventure, and no hard-drinking, easy-living rogue like Jake Weston was going to stop her from finding it -- even if it meant being his partner in the Tin Angel, the most notorious brothel on the Barbary Coast.
Rush To Destiny
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Series: Western, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,330. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Edward Fitzgerald Beale was the quintessential western man, eclipsing John Fremont and even Kit Carson in adventure and accomplishment. No one did more for Manifest Destiny. This is not only an exciting and fascinating tale...but a true one. Don't miss Rush To Destiny, if you love history and the American west.
The Devil's Bounty
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Series: Clint Ryan, Book 1 · Western, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,320. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Another exciting Clint Ryan western.... Clint finds himself in a bargain that takes him into the dregs of San Francisco and the Barbary Coast, amid the baracoons and flesh traders. When a new freedman and he are thrown together, he finds a new friend and another who's repulsed by the selling of Chinese girls to satisfy the most deviant interests. And flashilng blades and gunsmoke result.
Stranahan
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Series: Western, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,750. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
"A good solid fist-slinging, gunslinging read. " William W. Johnstone. Nobody knows the law like a man who's been on the wrong side of it.... Sam Stranahan's an honest man who finds himself in the wrong place at the wrong time. Fresh from the Judith Country of Montana, he's arrested for robbing the Bozeman stage and killing the shotgun guard. But Sam's not one to stay arrested.
O'Rourke's Revenge
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Series: Western, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,400. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Ryan O'rourke survived the snake pit of Yuma Prison. Freedom means revenge against those who wrongly put him there. He's riding into gunsmoke and death, but he'll meet his worst enemy...and his destiny. "A good solid fish-slinging, gunslinging read." William W. Johnstone.
To Ride A Tall Horse
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Series: Western, Book 8 · Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A Western short story by L. J. Martin, takes a youth, who's family is starving, from near Paso Robles into the great, dry, western San Joaquin Valley, where he accepts a horseback ride from a group of vaqueros. Based on a true story. When the Anglos won California from the Mexicans, little law prevailed, and some very bad things resulted. Works by L. J. Martin: Shadow of the Mast Tenkiller Moj
Shadow of the Grizzly - The Clint Ryan Series
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Series: Clint Ryan, Book 2 · Western, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,370. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Clint Ryan and his men struggle to complete the task of cutting a ranch out of the wilderness. When he's asked by neighboring Indians to kill a child-murdering grizzly, he reluctantly says no. The griz is revered by the Yocuts, so their own braves cannot kill the monster, yet this long hunt would set Clint back to far. But bad luck haunts Clint, the Stoke's boys want his land and money.
Mr. Pettigrew
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Series: Nemesis, Book 2 · Western, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Beau Boone, starving, with only half a leg, at the end of his rope, falls off the train in the hell-on-wheels town of Nemesis. He's ready to give up, but Mr. Pettigrew intervenes. Beau owes him, but does he own him his very life?
The Benicia Belle - The Clint Ryan Series
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Series: Clint Ryan, Book 3 · Western, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,350. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Statehood has come to California, a rich young land of golden opportunity. Speculators, fortune hunters, roughnecks and con men have come from every corner of the earth to stake a claim. And nowhere is the competition more cutthroat than on the riverboats plying the waters from San Francisco to the interior. Greed, violence, and deceit flows with it.
Against the 7th Flag - The Clint Ryan Series
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Series: Clint Ryan, Book 4 · Western, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,350. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Robbed of his gold, his guns, and almost his life, John Clinton Ryan is a man caught in the gunsights of history, traveling across Mexican Alta California in the mid 1800's. As the rumblings of war grow in cabinet rooms in Mexico City, Los Angeles, London, and Washington, and in the hearts of those who've already lost loved ones in the violent struggle...Ryan must fight, and fight he will.
Mojave Showdown
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Series: Western, Book 13. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,840. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
What kind of crazy man would lead eighteen head of stolen prize borax mules into the blistering, man-killing Mojave? But then no one ever accused Magas Saragosa--the demon of the desert--of being an ordinary human. The tattoo covered Mojave Indian wanted slow, painful revenge on those who slaughtered his family, and any white man would do.
El Lazo - The Clint Ryan Series
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Series: Clint Ryan, Book 5 · Western, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
1840's Alta California is on the verge of revolution. The Mexicans struggle to keep their gracious life-style, the Indians have sworn to defend their tribal heritage. America is determined to reach the shores of the Pacific. In this turbulent land comes John Clinton Ryan, an adventurer, a seaman, a man who must learn the ways of the vaquero if he is to survive.
The Way of the West
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Series: Western, Book 15 · Short Stories, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Harold L. Hogart, city slick, but the new owner of the Bar H, insists his young son go along on a cattle drive, and it's coming-of-age time when lots of trail tough cowhands decide the best way to learn, is to learn to laugh at yourself. There are some hard lessons on a tough trail but...it's the way of the west. A western short story by acclaimed western author L. J. Martin.