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Fiction » Literature » Western
Summer in Manhattan by John Duncklee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Bernice finds a copy of the New York Times featuring news of the Waste Engineer Strike in Manhattan. She convinces not only Burton, but their entire flock to catch the Jet Stream to head east to feast on the streets full of garbage. What could possibly go wrong?
The Vengeance Quilt by DeAnna Knippling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Horror » General
God’s work weighs on Sebastian, a new priest, harder than most. But dealing with demons is his penance, and God never makes a burden harder than you can carry. Or so he believes when the rivalry between two of his parishioners spirals into the supernatural. A Weird West story set on the Great Plains in the 1960s.
Messenger of Death by Robert F. (Bob) Turpin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Western
This story concerns an old Navajo owl superstition and a demented madman who hungered for the love of a beautiful Indian maiden. The mystic owl foretold the outcome. It hooted once to warn the Navajo, then hooted twice for death.
Wolf Creek; Kiowa Vengeance by Ford Fargo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
In our latest adventure, Wolf Creek is threatened by marauding Kiowa warriors who seek to avenge the deaths of their comrades at the hands of buffalo hunters. While the town fortifies itself, and a cavalry detachment looks for the raiders, the stage from Wichita is attacked –leaving a handful of Wolf Creek citizens alone and on foot in hostile territory..
The Legend of Sweetwater by Ted Stetson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,410. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
Will Gentry has been searching for his wife and son since the end of the Civil War. He finds Martha, his ex-wife remarried and in the middle of a powder keg. A cattle baron has put a price tag her husband's life. Can Will stop his wife and son from being hurt?
A Wind of Knives by Snubnose Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Western
A Wind of Knives is a 20,000 word novella about a quiet rancher in Civil War era Texas, Daniel Hays, who emerges from an alcohol-soaked haze to find his sole ranch hand (and lover) has been lynched—hanged by party or parties unknown. Left with virtually nothing but his failing ranch, Daniel takes it upon himself to seek out those responsible for his lover’s death.
Jawbone by R.R. Seeger
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
How does a pacifist survive in the presence of violence? Forsaken, the preacher lives alone. No one wants his message. No one wants him. He preaches peace and love, but that message grew old long ago. Bloodshed is all these people understand. As we speak, men are gathering against him. Will they drive him from this place? Or make him a martyr?
Tales from the Crossing at Barracuda Flats by L.S. Christopher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,800. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A string of lonely buildings crouched in the shadow of the mountains; a wide spot on a narrow trail leading into a dangerous, little-used crossing. Welcome to Barracuda Flats, Population: 5. A quiet little place most of the time, where the biggest threat to anyone would seem to be boredom. Or so you might think, anyway...but you would be wrong.
Nights Of Terror by WIll Welton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,300. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
“Nights of Terror” A woman of Hugoton, a one horse town, on the Kansas plains tried to help two small Indian children. They died of lung fever in her home. Then the nights of terror started. After dark the town was afraid to go out at night for when someone did, they died. The
The Highbenders by Larry Darter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,180. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Mitch Blaine, a bitter man with a reputation as a gunslinger is on the run from his past. Just when things seem to be settling down and making a turn for the better, the reason for Mitch's bitterness re-enters his life in the form of a former lover. He finds himself squarely on the horns of an emotional and ethical dilemma, and in the gun sights of an outlaw gang all at the same time.
Home To Texas by Frank Roderus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,280. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Charlie McMurty was only twenty-three years old and already the world was waiting to spread itself out at his feet He brought a herd north, got a great price, bought a beauty of a saddle, and had enough left over once he repaid his neighbors to buy a ranch so he could ask for the hand of his sweetheart. Unfortunately, on the way back to Texas he was robbed and left for dead.
West of the Big River: The Artist by Jackson Lowry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
Before he was a world-famous Western artist, Charles M. "Charlie" Russell was a horse wrangler on a ranch in Montana during the worst winter in that state's history. THE ARTIST is the latest volume in the popular West of the Big River series from the Western Fictioneers. Acclaimed author Jackson Lowry spins as entertaining a tale as any of those from Charlie Russell himself.
The Magic Wagon by Joe R. Lansdale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,560. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
When the Magic Wagon comes to town, folks get a genuine medicine show that includes a wrestling ape, fancy shooting, and a peek at the petrified body of Wild Bill Hickok himself. They also get bottles of a whiskey-laced elixir to drown their aches and pains. Old Albert drives the wagon, a rawboned youngster named Buster Fogg does the odd jobs, and "champion" trick shooter Billy Bob Daniels.
West of the Big River: The Doctor by Clay More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,290. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
In Tombstone, Arizona Territory, the town too tough to die, Dr. George Goodfellow is known as the Surgeon to the Gunfighters. Friends with the Earp brothers and Doc Holliday, his services as a doctor are needed in the aftermath of the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, but Goodfellow is handy with a gun and his fists, too, and he needs those skills to survive when he's stalked by a crazed miner.
Geppetto's Orphans by Kenneth Hoover
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Western(4.00 from 1 review)
In the quiet streets of Haxan, New Mexico, circa 1874, strange enigmatic statues of wooden Native Americans appear. Beautifully carved, with exquisite attention to detail, the statues rest on massive pedestals and cannot be moved. They are harbingers of The Emergence, a time when the Lost People will spill from the dark bowels of the earth and bring with them the end of the physical world.
Lew Dabb's Untold Stories by Lew Dabb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013 by Neil Dabb. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Western
Lew Dabb made a collection of short stories for a few friends and family before he passed away. Two of those stories were published as novella’s on Smashwords. This collection is the remainder of those fiction stories as well as another fiction story found buried in his computer later on. These are Lew Dabb’s ‘Untold Stories’
The Moon Wolf Legend by Wayne Bethard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western(5.00 from 1 review)
The Moon Wolf Legend Colonel Earl Anderson sets out to rescue his young niece who has been captured by the Comanche. He organizes a group of experienced frontiersmen and heads for Texas. Having been a Union Army Colonel he discovers that even though his side won the civil war, the fighting is far from over. His rescue is successful, but the niece they recover is not the niece they expect.
Beyond the Pass by W. James Stoness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,410. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
In the second book of the Sykes Saga, Matt establishes a mountain ranch, and must hold it against predators, and rustlers. How can Matt protect his place and his loved ones from a threat he doesn’t even know exists? Come with him as unexpected help arrives at his side. But will it be enough? Only time and the smell of gunsmoke will tell.
Loyal Valley: Assassination by Elisabeth G. Wolfe
Series: Loyal Valley, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In December of 1869, Maj. Clint Donovan, formerly of the Union's First Texas Cavalry, is asked to help military intelligence stop a plot to assassinate Governor-elect E. J. Davis—and then learns that the same conspirators murdered his parents and brother during the war. Can a blind engineer find the solution in a failed experiment before disaster strikes the Donovans again?
The Rule of Gold by Chris Orsini
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Leonard Ganley rides into the town of Sommerset with a whirlwind of rumour trailing in his wake. Some say he is a US marshal others that he is a bounty hunter. Few however would argue his reason for being there. Lukas Grove. A man who holds Sommerset in the palm of his hand and a man whose past is about to catch up with him.