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West of the Texas Nebula
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Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012 by ResAliens Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
While honoring the visiting dignitaries from Tau Ceti, Sol’s Mayor, Wit Thomason, had a heart attack. He spent a good couple of minutes twitching on the floor, soiling his finest suit, right there in front of aliens, citizens, and everybody. It was only a matter of time before some gunslinger made a move to take over the job. If I wanted to save my skin, it was time for me to get out of Dodge.
The Man from Shenandoah
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Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Book 1: The Owen Family Saga. Returning from the Civil War, Carl Owen finds the farm ruined and his father set to leave Virginia. Then Carl falls in love, and he battles a band of outlaws, a prairie fire, blizzards, a trackless waterless desert, and his own brother—all for the hand of feisty Ellen Bates.
Kill Crazy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A troubled teenage boy, Chris, decides he hates his father. Ethan, Sheriff of the town, must bring in a killer, even if it means leaving his angry son at the mercy of a nineteen year old troublemaker and the local parson. A stone-faced, old man rides into town just before Ethan returns. What does he have to do with the killer? Who will live? And who will die?
The Mighty Peculiar Incident at Muddy Creek
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Series: The Muddy Creek Tales, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
When the train doesn't stop in the Old West town of Muddy Creek, Sheriff Jesse Hawkins goes to investigate. What he finds is a mystery that goes far beyond anything in his experience: a car full of people frozen in time.
Return
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Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A cowboy returns to his homeplace to face the mistakes of his past.
The Fifth Rider: New Damascus
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Price: Free! Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
New Damascus was a place of desert and mountain. It was a town suffering from sickness, where trouble always stopped by to holiday. It was the preacher who finally took matters into his own hands, praying for salvation. Salvation didn't come. Something else did.
Fistful of Reefer
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Price: Free! Words: 78,850. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Fistful of Reefer is a dieselpunk, weird Western pulp featuring goats, guns and the camaraderie of outcasts. Set along the Texas border during the waining years of the Mexican revolution, Fistful focuses on a group of unlikely heros and their unlikely foe as they stumble upon the fringes of a cabal bent on world domination. Fistful lives between No country for Old Men and the Three Amigos.
The Kid
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Price: Free! Words: 510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.50 from 8 reviews)
Flash fiction set in a Western frontier town
Value Received
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,990. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Colorado, 1895: gambling with their lives, a Mormon prospector and his Southern Paiute companion work the wrong end of a gold vein, a vein that leads to The Devil's Own, Haitian Voodoo, and a pair of crazy outlaw brothers. Can their Icelandic pony, Magic Dog, help to save them?
Western Hospitality
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Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Don't take your eye off a country girl...
Straight
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Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A short story about a lonesome cowboy and his faithful horse.
Ride to Raton
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Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
James Owen leaves home to make a new life for himself, and discovers that post-Civil War Colorado is a dangerous place for an ex-Confederate. He meets beautiful young Amparo Garcés, who came from Santa Fe to marry a stranger, and a twist of fate changes their lives forever. Book 2: The Owen Family Saga
The Showdown
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Price: Free! Words: 170. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Short, fun, flash fiction by Alain Gomez. The Showdown is about a gunfight at high noon.
Sagebrush
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Price: Free! Words: 84,270. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.20 from 10 reviews)
Still half asleep, Michael looked up at his parents sitting on the buckboard of their covered wagon and saw an arrow penetrate his father's chest. Then he saw his mother being dragged from the wagon by two Indians. His mother fell from the wagon and disappeared from his sight and from his life forever. Now he was all alone.
Pariah's Moon
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Series: The Pariah of Verigo, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,550. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Book One of The Pariah of Verigo series. Branded on his face and exiled following his forbidden affair with the Princess of Aelfland, Elven soldier Giele seeks redemption on the frontier across the ocean, but even fleeing half a world away isn’t far enough to escape the troubles that follow a marked man.
Have Gun, Will Play (a Mick and Casey Mystery)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Two gunslingers, one little girl, a big bag of toys, and murder! Young newlywed gunslingers Mick and Casey tangle with jewel heists, kidnappings and a murder mystery when they are hired to escort the young daughter of a stagecoach king, along with her fabulous collection of toys. One of Red Adept's Top Indie Books of 2010.
A Man Called Ty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Civil War ended in 1864. Many men were killed, and their families waited in vain for them to come home. Young Tyree Terel leaves his home in Cumberland Valley, Tennessee, and goes in search of his father. When Ty returns, carpetbaggers have stolen his home and killed his mother and sister. Ty is no gunfighter, but he avenges their death, and is forced to flee to the West.
The Running Gun
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,820. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dan Cord awakens to realize his life has changed in a matter of moments. Three lawmen and his brother lay dead around him. The money they worked so hard to earn is gone. The gun in his hand will hang him for sure. The Owlhoot Trail is a hard life, but one Dan is forced to take if he wants to find his brother's killer and clear his name.
The Benton Bank Job (A Bill Parks Western Book 1)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,360. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is book 1 in the Bill Parks U.S. Marshal saga. In this book Bill chases a bank robbery gang all the way from Austin to Oklahoma. Action and Adventure follow him all the way.
The Ranch Next Door and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,530. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of Western short stories focusing on character and conflict. From the suspenseful “Cross My Heart” to the comedic romp of “A Rangeland Renaissance,” to a Western twist on star-crossed romance in the title story, “The Ranch Next Door,” these stories will appeal to a variety of readers, as well as fans of the traditional Western. Total length approx. 40,330 words or 160 book pages.