Kit Prate

Biography

First published in 1979, Kit Prate admits she enjoys fiction in general. Westerns are her first love, her favorite books to read and to write. Ms. Prate enjoys writing fan-fiction, especially about the TV western series, Lancer.

The widowed mother of four children who are grown and mostly on their own these days, Kit is returning to her love of writing. A background of working with the Bureau of Indian Affairs provides fodder for her healthy imagination and gave her a chance to travel to many of the locations she uses in her stories and novels.

Where to find Kit Prate online


Books

Western Collection 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,090. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Western Collection 1 is a collection of six Western Fiction short stories by seasoned author Kit Prate. They include: Miss Annie; Widow; Kill Crazy; Sharpshooter; The Redemption of Cade Beauchard; and Feliz Navidad.
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?
Sharpshooter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Clete Benteen was a kid one minute and a man the next. The son of a sharpshooter, he grew up when his pa was brought home across the back of a horse, back-shot. Making a place for himself among hard cowboys, Clete must use all the skill he has to provide for his family and to find his Pa's killer. But is he tough enough to survive?
Widow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A grief stricken woman walks the streets of town among the soldiers' widows, dark cloak a barrier to prying eyes. An Indian who massacred many of the "Blue Coats" is to be hanged today. What secret does the widow hide beneath her cloak?
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
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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?
Miss Annie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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A pretty school teacher, the benefactress of the town, climbs on a train every summer to go back East when school is over. Two suitors proposed this year, but Miss Annie left anyway. The love-lorn men are distracted from their misery a bit when they must track down a bank robber. In the process, will they discover a secret Miss Annie has been hiding?