Books tagged: prairie

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Burden Kansas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Vampires are not sexy or sensitive. Hungry, bloody and stinking of the grave, they hunt the dry Kansas plains, taking what they want until they cross rancher Keith Harris. Keith is a damaged man who's always made the hard decisions others couldn't. As the two forces battle for survival, the lines between man and monster begin to blur. How much of a community's burden of sin can one man take on?
The Road Between
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 34,120. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a child living on the Alberta prairies during the 1930s and 1940s, Florence Bell traveled between the influence of three cultures: English morals and manners of her family working as missionaries on the Blackfoot Reserve, her Indian neighbors emerging from their tribal past, and the Canadian people striving for independence. Dust, the Great Depression, and World War II added other dimensions.
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
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.
Smoke
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Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 8. Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Short Story about the American frontier in the 1800s. Prairies are one of God’s greatest gifts, but these can also turn deadly. Pioneers take desperate measures to save everything they have created.
Ghostly Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ghostly Tales by Sheri L. McGathy is a collection of four short ghost stories set on the American prairie. They first made their debut in the anthology Trespassing Time. The stories range from the humorous to the scary, with ghosts that might make you smile, cause your heart to sigh, perhaps bring a tear to your eye, or maybe, just maybe, will give you pause as you pass an old cemetery.
Uncertain Hand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Two professional bounty hunter's join forces in east Texas in the 1880's to apprehend a group the state's most notorious killers and find this may be the job that changes their lives forever.
How Lions Ended Up In Cages
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Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
Updated. The Story of a lion in love with a girl and would follow her anywhere. Along with several other stories, "How Lions Get Out of Cages" and "And Snakes End Up In Pits", etc. All stories are told in short poem form and include pictures.
To Whom It May Concern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Spontaneous human combustion and the idea that it passes from generation to generation has long fascinated me, as has magic and the supernatural. In a coal-blackened back shed, when I was six or seven, I saw a girl of about twelve do simple magic, passing her hand through a candle's flame and having her pet crow do tricks. Later, these elements came together and I wrote “To Whom it May Concern.”
The Sacrifice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
When a lone wolf stalks the farm, homesteader Emmaline Johnston fears he'll kill the animals. She realizes too late it's not the animals he's after but her son. How far will she go to save her only child?
The Hunt
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,730. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Texas 1813. The Great Plains. Seeking to make a quick fortune from their hides a motley crew of buffalo hunters ride out into the wilderness in pursuit of the Great Herd. But soon unseen forces begin to make their presence felt and in the vast wilderness of the prairie there is no place for the hunters to take refuge and noone to rescue them from their fate.