Western Trail Blazer

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Distinctive stories of the American West
** Under new management beginning January 1, 2014 **
~ Troy D and Robin Smith of Cane Hollow Press have successfully taken the reins of Western Trail Blazer ~

Adventure, Action, Romance, Historical, Suspense, Mystery,and all the varieties of Western reading you could wish for will be presented by our authors. We will also be bringing select Western Poetry, Non-Fiction, and a Western Recipe or two your way.

Several of the WTB authors have been writing Westerns since the 1970s and grew up during the days of such television series as Lancer, Maverick, The Rifleman, Wagon Train, Gunsmoke, Bonanza, Cheyenne, and lots more. These are authentic Western storytellers. But others are new, mixing modern ideas with a long enjoyed theme.

We sincerely hope you will join us on the trail, whether you choose the tried and true or the greenhorn author. Western Trail Blazer novels always offer an entertaining, affordable experience.

We appreciate your friendship, patronage, and continued support. Happy Reading!

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Blackwell Chronicles Volume 1
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Series: Blackwell Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,160. Language: American English. Published: June 7, 2013 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
~ 6 exciting Blackwell stories ~ The Blackwell Claim introduces the four Blackwell brothers: Max, Duke, Caleb, & Jake. Blackwell's Run, 1864, tells of Max in the US Calvary fighting Indians. The Stealing Moon, 1855, has Jake meeting a boy who's struggling to become a man. In Blackwell's Stand, 1864, Caleb faces a grizzly & more. The Windigo is about Max's son Billy in the Klondike Gold Rush.
Felicity: Bowen & Baile Book 3
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Series: Bowen & Baile: Western Detectives, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
~ Dime Novel Short ~ Jonathon Two Hawk disappeared and his wife – or widow – wants Cole Bowen and Edward Baile to investigate. What she really wants is for Bowen and Baile to kill the man she believes has murdered her husband and stolen more than seventeen thousand dollars from him. The partners are not assassins. But if someone tries to murder them, it will happen at that party's peril.
Thorns on the Rose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: American English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
~ Western Poetry ~ Staring into a campfire on a starry night as he listens to the coyotes howl and the cattle lowing gives a cowboy time to think, room to put his thoughts to paper, a chance to sing what's in his heart.. Join award-winning author John D. Nesbitt as he shares 32 poems of Western life including Wild Rose of Wyoming, Under Cloak of Night, Blue Horse Mesa, and Thorns on the Rose.
The Fangslinger and the Preacher
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,950. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
~A Paranormal Western~ Andelko Balas is the leader of a troublesome vampire coven. Discovering tales of the American West sets the coven on a bloody journey to a new land. Jack Denton has visions of a great evil coming to Arizona and meets an Indian chief who gives him a silver sword, a special cross, and a mission. Black Mountain Mesa becomes the site of a great battle. Is this the final battle?
Before I Die: Bowen & Baile Book 2
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Series: Bowen & Baile: Western Detectives, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
~ Dime Novel Western short ~ The first official job for the Bowen & Baile Detective Agency seemed straightforward – find a missing wife and bring her home before her husband succumbs to cancer. But nothing is ever as easy as it sounds. Searching for the 'lady' in question takes the partners from fine hotels to the seedier side of several Colorado towns. Will they accomplish their goal in time?
The Redemption of Cade Beauchard
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: American English. Published: December 4, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
~ From the award winning author of the bestselling short story, Sharpshooter ~ Young Cade Beauchard is discovered by Marshal Levi Macklin as he trails a gang of killers. Hauled to jail, is Cade destined to face a judge with the others? Levi Macklin sees something in the sass-mouthed, troubled fifteen-year-old that reminds him of the son he lost. Can he save him from the hangman -- should he try?
Pitchfork Justice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,270. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
~ Full-length Havelock novel ~ Ness Havelock rides the Outlaw Trail, a loner running from a woman's love. An old friend sends for help, and Havelock can't refuse. The Pitchfork Outfit is getting ready to take over – if Judge Harlow Wilson has his way. Ruel Gatlin wants Havelock dead for killing his brothers. Now Harlow Wilson offers to pay for what Gatlin plans anyway: Kill Ness Havelock.
Song of Hoofbeats
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,750. Language: American English. Published: September 14, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Orphaned unexpectedly, fifteen-year-old Danny Kelly must grow from boy to man. With a match race to win and mules to care for, there's not much time to grieve. Then a job offer with a new venture called the Pony Express will change his life forever. He faces new dangers as he takes on new responsibility. Dan's life changes yet again when he meets a young woman who makes him feel tingly all over.
Bowen & Baile: Book 1
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Series: Bowen & Baile: Western Detectives, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,030. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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~ A Dime Novel by award winning author Frank Roderus ~ A death in the family means a return to a former way of life for Howard Bowen. He gave up hunting men years ago, but no one else can do this job. He meets a greenhorn, Edward Baile, equally determined to see justice done, who carries a new weapon--a Mauser. Bowen agrees Baile can come and together they hit an unknown trail, seeking five men.
Hunter James Dolin
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Series: Half-Breed Gunfighter, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
~ Novella ~ Spurred by revenge... Gunfights and gold... One man against the odds... Hunter James Dolin survived the revenge war of Myakka, FL, by killing those harming him and his loved ones – all but one. Hunted by the Army, the gunslinger seeks refuge in the swamps. Then word arrives of the location of the one that got away. A new battle of revenge begins as the hunted again becomes the hunter.
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.
Colorado Justice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,660. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Leaving prison, Colorado Justice must keep an appointment at home to remain free. But seems everyone is determined to stop him. He helps two ladies and is robbed. The McKennas, traveling in the same direction, renew a feud that started in prison. And those two ladies keep showing up. Then he meets a beautiful woman who steals his heart. His troubles keep on coming as he fights his way toward home
This Old Star
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
~A Dime Novel short~ Not all men are defined by the work they do. But, for others, their job can become the best – or maybe worst – part of them. Though no longer sheriff, Jeb Stander feels duty bound to help the local posse hunt an escaped bank robber. Current sheriff Ben Tembow doesn't seem quite as receptive to the idea as the others. Could there be more to the situation than meets the eye?
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 Auction Horse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The Auction Horse tells five tales of Jack and Cleve’s misadventures. Jack faces near certain death in Buttercup. They get snowed into a line shack with windbag Slim for three days in Snow Bound. Jack courageously faces dude hunters in Anyone Can Guide. Slim shares his Christmas heroism in saving Santa Claus in Santa and Slim, and meet Cleve’s crow-bait champion cutting horse in The Auction Horse.
Blood of the Scalphunter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,660. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Lije Paterson, mountain man, finds a young man after Indians killed the trappers who hired him. Taking on McKagan, Lije begins teaching him the ways of the mountains and of trapping. Then McKagan takes to enjoying the killing of Indians and taking scalps, much to Paterson’s disgust. Paterson sends him packing, but it comes back to haunt him, bringing trouble and death - friend against friend.
Twin Rivers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,900. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Clay Westbrook, a cowhand, runs into trouble when he sticks up for a Mexican sheepherder being bullied by a rancher named Sutton. Clay remains friends with the Mexicans and becomes interested in Tony’s niece, Guadalupe. Before long, Clay has no job and is harassed by Sutton and his men. But there's more afoot with plans for a big ditch project and only Clay stands in the way.
Killdeere Challenge
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,240. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Full-Length Western Novel ~ After serving his sentence, Davy Killdeere is released from Yuma Prison. A letter from Ty asks him to stop at a way station and pick up two girls and bring them to the ranch. He heads for the way station to do his duty. One problem after another crops up – a pretty young woman, angry Apaches, a Colonel who wants to hang him, and a few other unsavory fellows .
The Half-Breed Gunslinger
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Series: Half-Breed Gunfighter, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 29,860. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
YA Novella - In 1860 there was more open range cattle in Florida than in Texas. It took a special breed of man to live there, and an even harder man to survive. Hunter James Dolin, half white and half Indian, was such a man. A gambler by trade and a gunslinger of necessity, Hunter attracted trouble wherever he traveled. But with his 2 Colt Walkers and Bowie knife, he could handle almost anything.
Last Stand at Bitter Creek
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,210. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
~ Special Holiday Price ~ Full-Length Novel A patrol of soldiers massacred... A hidden gold shipment missing... A priceless U.S. historical document stolen... An undercover agent betrayed, and on the run... For Union Army spy Grant Bonner, the war can't end soon enough. Tired of living a life of deception, he desperately wants to put his past behind him, but agrees to one last assignment.
Along the Trail to Freedom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,380. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Escaping the Civil War and slavery, three young men go West in search of freedom. Arriving in Independence, Missouri, they meet a teamster who hires them for his wagon train to Santa Fe, New Mexico. The teamster admires and becomes friend with the three. In Santa Fe they decide to keep heading westward to Tucson. Once there, they go their separate ways but eventually experience warm reunions.
Cherokee Winter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,380. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
15 Powerful stories from award-winning western author Troy D. Smith! "Troy Smith has a rare and wonderful gift. His words do more than take you to another time, more than allow you to live another person’s life … they also open that person’s heart and allow you to feel its beat. Smith is able to evoke the emotions that will touch your heart, using characters you will remember..." Frank Roderus
Good Rebel Soil
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,290. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Rated R for violence and language. "To some he was a brutal thug, a heartless murderer – a monster. To others he was a protector, a beloved martyr to the Confederate cause – a hero. To a few he was a family man, a good old boy caught up in passions beyond his control – a man.He was all these things, and more. He was an American tragedy. He was Champ Ferguson." ~ Troy
Pa's Journal : The Legend of Epitaph Creek
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,930. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
After leading his family to safety from a deliberately set range fire, a father rides off to seek help and disappears. Pa’s Journal becomes a guide to manhood for his 16-year-old son. -- Taught how to fight and survive by a lawman, and guided by his Pa's words, Davy becomes a legend. But will a legend bring his father home, or give the girl he loves the courage to come back to him?
Big Enough: A collection of stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A collection of short stories including: Big Enough, Man of Iron, Kataki, Line Rider, The Kid and the Commodore, Death of a Hunter, Requiem for a Pig, and A Father's Prayer plus 2 Bonus Features. "This collection is a real treat for fans of Charlie's (Chuck Tyrell) work, and if you're a first timer, then you're about to discover a fine guy and a fine author..." - C. Courtney Joyner
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.
O'Doul
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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A short Western adventure... O’Doul has been a lot of places and done a lot of things in his life. Now, working on a ranch outside Pitchfork Creek, he finds bad things happening all around. The ranch owner and his wife are splitting up and O’Doul is forced to ride herd on a hot-headed cowboy. When events come to a head, O’Doul makes a deadly decision and goes into action.
Hawk Eyes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Sixteen-year-old Benson Sadler meets a most unusual man in 1870. Chained to a tree, the man is to hang for murder. Hawk Eyes shares his story of bad luck and misadventure. As if a master storyteller, Hawk Eyes relates near-death escapes, living with the Cherokee, gunfights, the death of friends and loved ones, and a quest for revenge.
Then Why Not Everyman?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,480. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Slavery... Escape and death... The price of freedom... A young slave called Runaway does exactly that. He flees, is captured, and escapes again until he encounters the Underground Railroad and is transported north. Amid death and sacrifice, Runaway struggles to survive and remain free. Taken in by a special family, he learns the meaning of responsibility and the true cost of freedom.
The Grave of Marcus Pauly
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Annabelle Heath travels west on a mission to fulfill her mother's dying wish. She needs the help of a man once in prison for bank robbery. Ford Ramsey needs his job at the stable and has no time to take off on a foolish errand. But something about this woman makes him rethink his first inclination. They ride in search of an old grave, but find more than they expected.
Feliz Navidad
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Gabriel Hawkins wants vengeance for the death of the boy he raised as his own. The son of a wealthy, powerful man is to blame, but Hawkins won't let that stop him. Two women—the boy's mother and a forbidden lover—both want something from Gabriel. Is it more than he can give? Will his reputation as El Angel de la Muerte-The Angel of Death-mean his own death as Christmas draws near?
Palomino Days
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,710. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Rod Gantry is a modern horseman skilled in tracking and firearms. The death of his beloved Sara has him contemplating ending his loneliness until a rogue, five-toed cougar returns. Rod finds a new purpose and sets out to track the mountain lion. He follows the big cat into a cave, only to emerge in the 19th century where an old Apache gives him a mission to correct a mistake in history.
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
The Downfall of Ross Dent
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
The sensation of flying was wonderful. Arms out-flung and back arched, Ross Dent flew to meet the clouds. The flight came to a sudden stop as he thudded to the ground. Busting broncs was his job, if it didn’t kill him. He wanted to scream and lay there, until he saw her. A beautiful young woman, blond-haired and blue-eyed, smiled at him. Had he died and gone to heaven after all?
Blackwell's Run
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Series: Blackwell Chronicles, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
The Blackwell Series - Max Blackwell is a Sergeant in the US Calvary. Then Company C is assigned a new Lieutenant - one interested only in glory and following his personal vision. After watching many of his men die due to the commanding officer's disregard of rules and common sense, will Blackwell agree to a mutiny? And if so, what will the long-term results be?
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
One Foot in the Stirrup
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of nine western stories, ranging from gunfights to romance. Men and women alike have enjoyed these selections. Each story has the features of good western writing—a clearly etched setting, memorable characterization, an original storyline, and a lively writing style. These are selections to read more than once.
Apache Tears
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,780. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
An Apache youth, stolen from his home after a massacre, is forced into slavery. The young man dreams of freedom and hungers for revenge. Join Kaetin on his journey through life as he seeks freedom and deals with the bitterness of revenge. Walk beside him as he meets the White Eyes, Geronimo, and Pancho Villa. Will he accept the call to be an Apache warrior or does his life follow another trail?
The Prodigal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Stomp Hale needs a favor and Ness Havelock is the man he asks. A gang of outlaws have to be tracked down. But Stomp has a bad feeling about this one. Havelock backed Stomp before and knows this must be serious business. He grabs his gear, kisses his wife, and joins the manhunt. Then Stomp reveals one more fact that makes this job different from all the rest. (Bonus Sections included)
Unwanted Reputation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
"The bad thing about being fast with a gun is there's always someone who wants to see if he's faster. My day started like that, and it doesn't look to get any better. This unwanted reputation sure draws attention. Walk with me for a day and see what I mean." – Lance Kelly
Rose of Durango
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Good-natured Jimmy Clevis has a knack for finding people. Magdalena, his girlfriend, has a cousin who disappeared after seeking work at a ranch farther north. Jimmy travels north and pokes around under the guise of looking for work. Will he find Magdalena's cousin, the one they call Rose of Durango, or will he only find trouble?
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
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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.
Hello Cyberspace
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Due to a bountiful spring, the carrion is slim pickings for the flock. Burton & Bernice with their sons, Manny and Maurice, head west to the pumpkin fields of California. Bernice discovers several things she didn't know about her sons' education, and the boys enjoy a cell phone and an infamous sheriff before they are all home once more.
Summer in Manhattan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Bernice finds a copy of the New York Times featuring news of the Waste Engineer Strike in Manhattan. She convinces not only Burton, but their entire flock to catch the Jet Stream to head east to feast on the streets full of garbage. What could possibly go wrong?
Crashing the Superbowl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
In their endeavors to keep up with the human race, Burton and his beloved mate, Bernice, discover there will be a major event taking place they don't dare miss. Find out how exciting football can be when these two vocal, always hungry, Turkey Vultures crash the Superbowl. The second in the series by John Duncklee, Western satirist.
A Buzzard's View - The Adventures of Burton & Bernice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Have you ever wondered how other creatures on Earth view the human race? Two Turkey Vultures, Burton and his beloved mate, Bernice, now share their views on everything "human." This intro to The Adventures of Burton & Bernice has the buzzards sharing child-rearing woes, memories of their first meeting, and a run-in with a drug cartel. The first in a series by Western satirist, John Duncklee.
Caleb's Price
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,100. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Cattle vs. Sheep...Grazers vs. Squatters...Life vs. Death... Joey, a nine-year-old orphan, leads a lonely existence. His uncle and aunt have an impending range war on their hands and don't take much notice of him. Then a mysterious stranger named Caleb enters his life. Caleb, a gunman who is in turn tender and brutal, has a deadly secret.. Will he save the downtrodden settlers, or destroy them?
Jason Kilkenny's Gun
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Josh Kincaid is tired of being treated like a baby. When he finds and saves a man named Savage, his life changes forever. Savage introduces him to whiskey and to women. But Josh's uncle tosses Savage in jail, unfairly as Josh sees it. This sets off a chain of events leading Josh to discover Jason Kilkenny's gun, a multitude of secrets, and great personal loss.
Marquez
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
A stranger rides into Logan's Bluff seeking to keep a promise to a friend, a fellow soldier. At the end of his search, Marquez discovers a sickly woman with old secrets and a treasure. What changes will those secrets make in his life? Does he take the lady's treasure and ride?
Vulture Gold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,090. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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Limited Time Offer ~~ Garet Havelock, Vulture City's marshal, attempts to stop the theft of $100,000 in bullion from the Vulture Mine headquarters. An old nemesis, Barnabas Donovan, is responsible and leaves a trail of dead behind him. Now, Havelock must survive the Apache “run of death,” and face Donovan's gunslingers to get back the gold.

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Western Tales! Vol. 7
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Exciting western fiction by some of the best writers in the genre today! In this volume: “The Left Flank” by W. M. Shockley. “The Day They Got Lance Burns” by Troy D. Smith “Stone in the Distance” by John D. Nesbitt “Raley’s Revenge” by Phil Dunlap “Redemption Trail” by Clay More
Western Tales! Vol. 6
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Six short stories by some of the best western writers working in the genre today! “The Stealing Moon” by Troy D. Smith “Lillie Langtry’s ‘Lash LaRue Sweet Potatoes’ World Crusade” by Lynn Veach Sadler “Flowers for Rebecca” by John D. Nesbitt “The Kid and the Commodore” by Chuck Tyrell “Cottonwood Grove” by Joan Leotta “Getting on God’s Good Side” by John Neely Davis
Western Tales! Vol. 5
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,610. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Six stories by some of the best western writers working in the genre today! “It Takes a Man” by Lee Aaron Wilson “Spring Comes to the Widow” by John D. Nesbitt “Mister Maitlin” by Troy D. Smith “A Debt Paid” by Les Williams “Broken Rainbow” by Lynn Veach Sadler “Mescal Makers” by Nik Morton
Western Tales! Vol. 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Five short stories by some of the best writers working in the western genre today. Check them out- some may already be your favorites, others may become your new favorites! This volume features: “Kataki” by Chuck Tyrell “The Kindness of Strangers” by Cheryl Pierson “Back to Bavispe” by John D. Nesbitt “Mourning Glory” by Troy D. Smith “Doing Right by Dodd” by Kevin Crisp
Ladies Love Outlaws
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,340. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
Three stories about ladies loving outlaws! THE GUNFIGHTER'S GIRL by Cheryl Pierson; ADDIE AND THE GUNSLINGER by Celia Yeary; BIG ENOUGH by Chuck Tyrell
Twilight of the Gun
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
An anthology spotlighting the authors of Western Trail Blazer: some of the best working in the western genre today! Several of these tales are AWARD WINNERS and BEST SELLERS. Includes stories by: Frank Roderus John D. Nesbitt Wayne D. Dundee Cheryl Pierson Kit Prate Celia Yeary Chuck Tyrell Troy D. Smith Lee Aaron Wilson Les Williams Tom Rizzo Kevin Crisp

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