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Three stories From the Northwest
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,900. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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A lynching, a tricky horse deal, and a desperate robbery...adventure stories set in the early days of Washington state.
Last Badman in Desolation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Mattie's life as a soiled dove in the town of Desolation Fork was lonely and grim. The only bright spot, aside from her little girl, was her friend Jacob -a quiet man hired to swamp the saloon and do odd jobs. But when a gang of notorious outlaws come into town, Mattie and everyone else learn that there is a lot more to Jacob than meets the eye...
Wet Medicine Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 31,250. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Wet Medicine Dreams” is Kim Campion’s second collection of short stories about sex, violence, aliens, personal and planetary growth, magical formulas for eradicating acne and republicans, becoming a better person and enjoying life in all its weirdness and wonder. There’s a lot of westerns in this one. Inside you’ll find lonely prospectors, alien wives, revenge, bigfoot, lots of guns, and more.
At Bull Run
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Series: The Blackwood Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,380. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Jack Blackwood is a widower and a drunk. Ezra Miller is an ex-slave in a white man's world. Together, they run a detective agency in Washington DC. As the Civil War starts, they are involved in their hardest case yet. Members of a newly-formed cavalry regiment are being murdered by a mysterious killer. In order to find the murderer, Jack and Ezra put their very lives on the line.
Genevieve of Tombstone
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,810. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Alone at 17, I went to live with our neighbors. The man of the house took a fancy to me, stole my virginity, and I run off. On the stage, I met a woman who taught me to survive by way of the world's oldest profession in Tombstone. A sweet man asked me to marry him-my life changed again. Happy, we worked hard, but nothing stayed the same for long. Life dealt me some blows, but made me strong.
West of the Big River: The Avenging Angel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,060. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Award-winning author Michael Newton spins an action-packed, historically accurate yarn in THE AVENGING ANGEL, another exciting adventure west of the big river.
Red Trail
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,050. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
An intense and often violent story collection... These seventeen character driven short stories of the Old West and the American Frontier by award-winning author Troy D. Smith reveal the good and the bad in men and women as they fight to survive harsh circumstances and deadly situations. Includes the story "The Sin of Eli" 2011 Peacemaker Award Winner.
The Salvationist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Fannie Johnston, a young 22 year-old cadet on her first march through one of America’s small western mining towns in 1880, pulls a young girl from the clutches of a Bisbee, Arizona mining tycoon and accidentally shoots him. She is suddenly propelled to the headlines of the local paper and becomes the center of a newspaper war.
Desert Angels
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 192,090. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Fans of Dances with Wolves: this book is for you! What if the legends are true? What if there are angels? And one of them is a white girl…and the other a Native American woman? What if circumstances bring them together in a common cause…to stop a savage Indian War and to save two men; the lover of one…the beloved tribal chief of the other? Nothing stands in their way…except prejudice…except death.
The Auction Horse II
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
~ Cowboy Humor Short Story Collection ~ These tales of Jack and Cleve will leave you wondering how these guys managed to live this long. You will learn cows do not climb shale slides in The Great Cow Rescue and why Little Buck is the greatest cowdog (sorta) in Little Buck. Visit Reno in Jack and Stubb Go to the City and also enjoy Cowboy Cleve, Shakespeare, Real Cowboy Stuff, and Mister Natural.
Sweetwater
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,900. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Book 3 of the Bill Parks U.S. Marshal westerns. After returning the Newton brothers to justice Bill goes to Sweetwater Texas to fill in for a Marshal that’s been murdered there. Like most towns without a lawman in that era there’s plenty of danger and a few crimes that have gone unanswered.
Song of Pierre
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Cactus Pete hired me to do a job—a secret sort of job, for two bits and food. It didn't sound too bad, at first. Then he brought out this black, smelly beast he called a burro. Pierre and I took an instant dislike to each other, but we came to an uneasy understanding. Later on, out in the desert when strange things began to happen, I'd be glad I had made the acquaintance of smelly old Pierre.
The Bandit & Others - The Best Western Stories of Loren D. Estleman
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,670. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Few writers recount tales of the old West as deftly as Pulitzer Prize-nominee and five-time winner of the Western Writers of America Spur Award, Loren D. Estleman. Now, some of Estleman's finest work comes to life in this collection of vivid and richly detailed Western short stories.
Double Dealing at Dirtville
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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Dirtville is just a peaceful frontier settlement . . . until a sudden eruption of violence leaves two people dead and a mysterious stranger comes to town in search of vengeance, only to find that a web of corruption, greed, and murder hangs over the entire community! Once again, acclaimed author Clay More spins a fast-paced, engrossing Western tale featuring action, mystery, romance, and suspense.
The Undertaker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by Ray Jaxome. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
You’re going after an old friend for the reward. He’s the Undertaker. One of the most dangerous criminals in the country, famous for being a crack shot, and utterly ruthless. You used to be in his gang. You think you have only one option. Kill or be killed. The Undertaker is a 2,500 word short story by Dai Reid.
Blazing Trails and Western Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,450. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by James Reasoner. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
From gunsmoke-laced shootouts in cantinas and saloons to desperate nighttime dashes across the Rio Grande to the quiet, heartfelt courage of men backed into a corner and faced with overwhelming odds, Charles Boeckman's classic stories of the Texas frontier are filled with everything that makes the Old West exciting!
The Deadly Trail of Gold
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
This is a story of a young trapper's quest for a cache of Spanish gold hidden the southwestern USA. Matt’s life becomes more complicated by the unexpected discovery of the woman of his dreams caught up in the schemes of a blackguard crook and his gang. With two outlaw gangs seeking his demise an early winter blizzard doesn’t increase his chances for survival. A tale of romance.
Under Nebraska Skies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
"I witnessed Earl Lasher's outbursts many times and tolerated them until I witnessed him kill a whiskey drummer in Ogallala. Then I watched as he rode off without me. His speed with a gun and killings followed him to every town he visited. Five years later we would meet again. I did not cherish that thought. I had no choice. This would be the hardest thing I've done in my life." - Calvin Hawk
Gunfight With A Fool
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Price: $1.34 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013 by Red Kittys Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Meet Harold Andersen, a pitiful man for whom happiness just does not fit in the equation. His desire to become famous sends him head first into a confrontation with John Henry "Deadeye" Bain.
Hallowed Ground
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
When The Deacon set up camp outside Rookwood, a murder of crows took to unnatural, moonlit flight. Things were already strange in that God-forsaken town, but no one could have predicted the forces and fates about to meet in a dust-bowl clearing in the desert. A bargain with the darkness was signed in blood, such deals are only made and broken…on Hallowed Ground...