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Across the River - an 1800s Black / Native American Novella
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Price: Free! Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Part black. Part Irish. Part Lumbee Indian. Wholly determined to protect her family. Naomi Jackson made a mistake. Born in the tumultuous years following the American Revolution, she embraced change, excitement, and adventure. So when the Devil Bill Williams swaggered into town, she launched into his arms, determined that her love for him could overcome all obstacles. It couldn't.
Borderland
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Price: Free! Words: 87,550. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Before the Civil War divided the land, the land divided a proud family. Will Hartman's sons and daughters were a fierce and determined American family, with a legacy of honor and a bold dream to build new lives on the Missouri frontier.
Salvation's Secrets (The Loflin Legacy Prequel)
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Price: Free! Words: 26,900. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A Prequel to The Loflin Legacy series by Catherine Wolffe Seth Loflin didn't expect to discover the love of his young life bathing in the creek on Loflin land. Yet Celia satisfies his body and his heart the moment he sees her. But trouble isn't far away when his father finds out about his oldest son's summer romance with the beautiful Comanche half-breed.
The San Gabriel Years
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Price: Free! Words: 49,350. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A historical western set between the years 1858 through the early 1900's from Texas and the wild west through California. Grizzly Bears, Marauding Indians, Flash Floods, Bush-Whackers, Gun-Slingers, "The San Gabriel Years" brings to life real historical figures like you have never read before in this rare and fast-paced tale by American Author and Poet "Mark Paul" Sebar.
The Canadian Civil War: Volume 3 - West to the Wall
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Series: The Canadian Civil War, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(5.00 from 1 review)
This third book in the series mixes accounts of early explorations in west and attempts to reach the Pacific through the “Wall” of Rocky Mountains, with an ongoing description of the breakdown of Canada into northern and southern sections.
Unavoidable (The Oregon Trail Series)
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Series: The Oregon Trail, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Samuel Granville came to Missouri on a two-part mission. First was to get a group of emigrants from Independence to Oregon City. Second was to get his brother Nick back home to the Willamette Valley. While glad to see Sam, Nicholas Granville doesn't feel ready to rejoin his former life. He just wants to be alone with his grief and only agrees to help Sam in town with the pioneers.
When Legends Die
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Series: Marshal Ridge Parkman, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 45,780. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The town was ruled by a legend, a gunslinger with a star on his chest and blood on his mind. Ridge Parkman was after a murderer who was an important supplier of cattle to Cornersville. And he found out the hard way that the town's trigger-quick marshal would spill blood to protect a friend and a major supplier of profit for the town.
The Havens Raid
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Series: Marshal Ridge Parkman, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Marshal Ridge Parkman must infiltrate a notorious outlaw stronghold to avenge the death of a fellow marshal, and save the life of another.
DeWitt's Strike
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Series: Marshal Ridge Parkman, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 48,480. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this second of four Westerns in the Ridge Parkman Series, undercover US Marshal Parkman travels to a remote Colorado mining camp to battle a well-organized band of highwaymen raiding the gold shipments.
Mexican Radio And Other Short Stories, Volume I
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Price: Free! Words: 58,070. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mexican Radio And Other Short Stories, Volume I. a collection of fiction. science fiction/fantasy, historical fiction, westerns, contemporary fiction and suspense.
Ride to Vengeance
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Series: Marshal Ridge Parkman, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
After his desperate escape from a Confederate prison camp, Ben Halpert has only one burning goal in life–to track down and kill Major Lester Salem, the prison commander he blames for all his misery and misfortune. Teaming up with a trail-wise partner named Ridge Parkman, he pursues the fleeing Salem west to a Colorado town embroiled in its own vicious range war.
The Jailer's Son: The Legend Begins
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Series: The Jailer's Son, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 54,490. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Book #1 of The Jailer's Son western series. Maxwell Beck is no average boy. Thanks to his Pa's insistence, he's a sharpshooter, sleight of hand artist, acrobat, and cardsharp – handy, yet highly unusual skills for the son of a traveling salesman. Still, Max thinks he's living a normal life until one fateful day when a chain of events is set in motion and the legend of The Jailer's Son is born.
Riders Coming
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Price: Free! Words: 46,720. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Riders Coming features three Confederate soldiers who are riding home after the South is defeated. May, 1865 is a time when law and order has collapsed in the South. Some rogue deserters are resorting to violence with no law to hold them in check. Our men deal with these outlaws who are on a violent spree of terror against innocent people and bring them to justice in a wild gunfight.
Ambush at Kansas City
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Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
A young woman, Michelle Tanner, begins a journey west. Befriending a living legend Nathan Meeker he quickly becomes her mentor. "You got it all Missy. For better or worse, you got it all! You may become a legend or you could be a corpse. I don't want to be sending no letter to your Pa explaining how you were killed." Michelle realizes quickly life in the west will not be business as usual.
The Wild West
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You set the price! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Travel back into the days of the Old West to experience a key moment in the history of the Quadrant Universe. Meet Firehair, the red-headed spitfire raised by Indians to be a warrior woman as she joins forces with the greatest heroes of the era to take on a threat out of ancient legend, a threat large enough to wipe out modern civilization. A threat known simply as the Wild Hunt.
Rise, then Descend
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Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A modern dispossessed man climbs a sacred mound that an ancient native civilization builds. They descend. Rise, then Descend, a short story, was first published in Crab Orchard Review, Vol. 18 #1.
Open Hands
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Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A very short western story about an Indian guide with a creative solution to a small town's outlaw problem.
Luke Zane and the Bushwhacker
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Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Luke Zane don't take kindly to being bushwhacked, but when an awful pretty schoolmarm is involved, he starts to see some benefit in even a bad situation.
The Ghost Saloon
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Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Prospector Dan Rourke is always the first one to go in springtime and the last one out in the fall. This year, he’s left it a bit late. After days on snowshoes, and with night falling, he desperately needs to warm up. The Ghost Saloon still stands, but he’ll burn it down if he has to.
Switch-Play
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Series: The Marshall Mike Baxter Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A mysterious box sitting beside the rail-road tracks seriously complicates Mike Baxter's life. Without tools, and unable to open it, his mental juices start to flow. There’s only one thing that could be that heavy: gold. A short story in the western tradition.