Books tagged: ranch life

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The Orange Slipknot
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 35,930. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2010 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
An innocent prank has serious consequences for twelve-year-old Ben who wants to show his cowboy father and the surly cow boss that he's ready to take more responsibility. Roping a ground squirrel was not the way to do it. Caught in the midst of their conflict, Ben comes to terms with his life. This book accurately portrays an American subculture: ranch life in the Great Basin of the United States.
Widow Woman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,270. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
Rachel Terhune is like no widow woman Nick Dusaq has seen. He could keep riding, but her Wyoming ranch suits his plans. For now. The enigmatic cowboy bothers Rachel, for his mysteries and for the heat he stirs in her. The ranch needs him; she can't. Until disaster allows the passion they've held off to ignite and flame... and threaten to destroy them.
Absaroka
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 43,020. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Matt Reed returns from Vietnam to his family's Wyoming ranch only to find it barren of cattle and his father defeated after losing his wife to cancer. Banker Paul Pringle, Matt's long time rival, is foreclosing on the ranch with plans to cash in on its mineral deposits. To save his ranch, Matt must raise a lot of money fast. A lovely neighbor, a Crow Indian, and a wild horse herd help him.
Danny's Dragon: A Story of Wartime Loss and Recovery
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 40,240. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2010 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
9-year-old Danny can't believe his father's died in the Iraq war. He blames himself and his horse, Dragon, for his loss. His family, torn apart by grief, is losing their Montana ranch. Danny hates Denver and the large school where an Iraqi is his classmate. At first he wanted to hate his horse, but when Dragon is lost, he only wants him back. Dragon and a wise teacher help heal his broken heart.
Cinch Up Your Saddle--and Ride!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A Collection of Ranch Verse -- "Laurie Wagner Buyer's poetry varies some from the more traditional cowboy poets who favor folklore and storytelling. Laurie's work is based on personal experience. It's all about the connection between each person and the land and the people around her. That is what poetry is to Laurie, a landscape of life on the land..." Mona Neeley, Colorado Country Life
My Fairy Godmonster
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,130. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A ranch girl becomes a Cinderella when her brother's future in-laws take over her house for a month to plan a wedding. Losing her mother at birth, hasn't prepared Winifred to cope with the rat, the brat, the cat or the usher who sends chills up her spine. Then she gets a Fairy Godmonster by mistake. One who flies a Harley, has a magic whip and insists on staying in the attic with her.
When Hoboes Have Reasons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Blue, an Australian Shepherd, is abandoned in the middle of the Mojave Desert. Saved by a compassionate woman, he becomes her trusted ally helping with the horses on her ranch. But danger resurfaces as her boyfriend issues a threatening ultimatum.
Tales of Our Youth “Generations of Love & Hope”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: American English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An inspirational semi-autobiographical story of the lives of a family growing up on a farm in the nineteen thirties and forties. Written in a style reminiscent of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House Series, Brown’s work opens the door to a rich American history. This is a superbly written story of the trials, tribulations, love, hope, and happiness of farm life.
Cady's Story
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Class Act Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Chastity Turnbull's eyes lock on Cady Dillon, a lanky cowpoke strolling into her boarding house. Soon the pair agree to a mutually-satisfying contract. Seth McGee has his hands full with his tomboyish daughter, Kate. He wants her married, but she holds off marrying anyone, cherishing a crush on Cady. She dreams about the brown-eyed cowboy who rode off from the S-bar-M ranch without a single word
Starting the Colt
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 38,300. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
In this sequel to Jan Young's coming-of-age story, The Orange Slipknot, 12-year-old Ben Lucas strives to balance his desire to gain his father's approval with his need to follow his own convictions. Ben finally has a colt to start and is learning a gentler way to do it. Can he buck out some colts to please his dad, whose ways with a horse are rough, or is he "man" enough to follow his own heart?