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Incident at Diamond Springs
Price: Free! Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
When his stagecoach is caught between an outlaw militia and a band of renegades, a veteran driver must figure out how to save his passengers and the lone survivor of a massacred way station.
The Gun of Our Maker
Price: Free! Words: 62,470. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Arizona, 1877: a man on horseback scales the forests of the Mogollon Rim. He is searching for Bill Hawken, a renowned gunsmith, to build his instrument of vengeance. Vivian Culhane is far from a typical hero. Crippled by a childhood illness, he is weak, blind – yet unstoppable. His gun will be known across the Old West - a revolver that produces red smoke, with a thirst for justice.
To Swallow the Earth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,310. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Karl Beckstrand. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A man and a woman, each searching for missing family members, clash amid a Nevada silver rush scheme that leaves both unsure who to trust--and scrambling to stay alive.
On the Rocks
Series: Spirit Animal, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 55,260. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Wickedly funny and unabashedly smartass, Annie will rock your world. Adventure, romance, danger. Barbara Neville's Spirit Animal series is not what you would expect. It's Cowboys and Injins. It’s told by a tough cowgirl. It takes place in the twenty-sixth century. It may be the future, but our cowboys ride horses as they explore a new planet. They live by wilderness rules. But, outlaws d
A Walk with Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: British English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Maise Howards wakes up in her bedroom to find Death leading her to the Halls of Judgement; in short time, she learns what Death really is and what lies ahead of her.
Trains
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Western
In the late 1800s, trains bring with them a sense of mystery and comfort. For Corinne, they also bring Silas. When Corinne meets Silas the first time, she surprises him. When they meet again, she surprises herself. Finally learning the truth might bring the greatest surprise of them all.
Meet-Up with the Outlaw of Yester-Year?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Who is now the “Outlaw of Yester-Year” in our fantasies? Who are today’s Lewt McCanles (Gregory Peck) and Pearl Chavez (Jennifer Jones) of Duel in the Sun? (The story is also a play.)
To See the ... Canary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The canary “sealed” Julia Boggs Dent to Ulysses S. Grant (and Calamity Jane) and helped her “presage” during the Civil War. Marked by a “bad eye,” she had second sight, as was acknowledged during the Grants’ travels around the world.
Ghost Warrior
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Snake Wilton, a twenty-three-year-old half-Apache convict, had spent the previous year at hard labor, helping build the new territorial prison in Yuma. But when an opportunity presents itself he makes a bid for freedom –intending to make his way to the ghost city high in the cliff walls he had heard about in legend. Will he find refuge, and his true spirit, before he is caught?
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 5, The West
Price: Free! Words: 31,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Western
Book five of the five book series features the west, where the author and his wife live, and where their '50 States in 50 Weeks Adventure' both began and ended. The journey inspired Kevin to write a short story for each state, and the west bats cleanup with the ten final states.
The Gunfighter's Gift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
Wilhelmina was about to meet a real live gunfighter -a bounty hunter with a deadly reputation. As it turns out, it is also her grandfather -and he is bringing her a very special gift...
Lillie Langtry’s “Lash La Rue Sweet Potatoes” World Crusade, Or Why You Can’t Buy Quintussential Western Wear Boots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Western
In this charming, and hilarious, story by Lynn Veach Sadler, the reader is introduced to Lillie Langtry Smith: the world’s biggest western fan (especially the films of Lash La Rue.) Lillie embarks on a trip to Japan, where her Lash La Rue-centered program, culminating in a tasting of her specialty Lash La Rue Sweet Potatoes, will usher in a new era or global unity. What could go wrong?
Wearing out a Welcome
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Al and Rosalie Decker’s uninvited house guest is in no hurry to leave their ranch. Jerome Hayden is “just a little too courteous, a little too attentive”… and is making himself at home, in all the wrong ways…
Long Shot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
If Brazos Boone had any endearing quality it was that whenever he shot someone, he did it with a smile. Brazos Boone was a cold-blooded killer, and that’s the truth of it. Everybody agreed somebody should do something about the situation...
Doing Right by Dodd, and Other Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Three western short stories by Kevin Crisp. In the title story, just because Ken Dodd met an untimely (and natural) demise, there's no reason several of his acquaintances shouldn't profit from it. Problem is, the insurance policy only pays for "wrongful death or disaster"... and their efforts to make his death appear wrongful wind up being disastrous, indeed...
Ambush at Kansas City
Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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 Legend of Arthur Tanner and Johnny Red
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories, Book 8 · Most Downloaded · History and Historical Fiction. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the seemingly tall tale of the outlaw so brutal that the Devil would be ashamed to mention his name and the lawman determined to bring him to justice, whether that be the jailhouse or the graveyard.
Open Hands
Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
(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.
A Lesson for Us All
Series: The Marshall Mike Baxter Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
A lonely old prospector is found dead in his own doorway, shot with his own gun. Lambert had few friends and even less money. Word is, he didn’t have an enemy in the world. Marshall Mike Baxter isn’t buying it—not until he knows a lot more about poor old Lambert. A short story in the classic Western tradition.
A Debt Paid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Marshal Lance Kelly knew that you can't keep the peace in a place like Freeman, Nebraska, without making some enemies. Good thing for him he's about to get a visit from an old, and very dangerous, friend...