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The Hollow Tree Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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US Marshal, Garren Rader, receives an urgent plea to help with an unresolved murder in Valley County, Nebraska. His journey to the frontier uncovers a family in need of encouragement, and a community in need of justice.
Mystery on Maple Hill
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A gruesome reality confronts seventeen-year-old Willie Saunders when he returns home to Missouri from a summer spent in Montana. His family's cabin has burned to the ground, his mother is dead amidst the ashes, and his father has been shot. Why has this happened and at whose hand?
Riders Coming
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Price: Free! Words: 46,720. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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Riders Coming features three Confederate soldiers who are riding home after the South is defeated. May, 1865 is a time when law and order has collapsed in the South. Some rogue deserters are resorting to violence with no law to hold them in check. Our men deal with these outlaws who are on a violent spree of terror against innocent people and bring them to justice in a wild gunfight.
The Survivor
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Marcel Dupre, condemned to the penal colony at French Guiana, writes an expose of life in the Foreign Legion and in the penal colony. He finally escapes by sea and reaches the U.S. where he hopes to have his book published. Agents of the shaky French government will do anything to destroy him and his expose. A Wells Fargo messenger is dispatched to find and assist him.
One Bullet Left
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Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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Someone is killing the members of a pseudo-outlaw gang one at a time. After a saloon brawl in a small town in the old west, the fifth of the six outlaws is murdered and the deputy sheriff witnesses the entire thing. What caused this man, dubbed as the Riata Killer to go after these men with such malice and what will the sheriff of this small western town do with him now that he has been caught?
Desert Harvest
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
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Teenage Millie has more than teenage problems at the desert ranch. Ma walks out on the family, and Pa's no help in the family crisis. Hurt and lonely, Millie singlehandedly takes over caring for her two siblings. But when her father's friends come demanding a heavy payment for an old debt, Millie finds herself doubting everything she has ever believed in: her family, faith, sanity ...
Luke Zane and the Bushwhacker
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Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Luke Zane don't take kindly to being bushwhacked, but when an awful pretty schoolmarm is involved, he starts to see some benefit in even a bad situation.
Runaway Slave
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Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Tobacco plantation owner Alvin Tolle is confronted with a split-second decision that will affect the rest of his life. All of my books are drawn from the American frontier in the 1800s. This story is about one man at the forefront of dealing with racism and slavery in North Carolina. Runaway is a snippet from my hard copy novel "The Carolinian," available at Amazon.
The Whipping Boy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,710. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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Tom Freshour is a striking half-Indian who knows nothing of the world beyond the orphanage where he’s been raised by a sadistic minister. But Tom is about to get a bracing education, as he embarks on a set of wild adventures across the Oklahoma Territory, uncovering a scheme to steal land, being chased by a hired killer, and confronting the man who made him a whipping boy.
Luke Zane and the Claim Jumper
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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Luke Zane ain't gonna let some sidewinder take all he's worked so hard to claim....especially when he's got friends at his back.
Piccadilly Publishing Free Sampler
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Price: Free! Words: 26,270. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
FREE SAMPLER of sample chapters from the 1st Anniversary editions from PICCADILLY PUBLISHING: Hart the Regulator 1: Cherokee Outlet by John Harvey Chester Fortune 1: Dead Set by Terry Harknett Rio Concho 1: Showdown in Abilene by Alfred Wallon The Santa Fe Trail 1: The Medicine of Pawnee Rock by Kent Conwell Sundance 1: Overkill by John Benteen
Women of the West
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sure, there are famous ones—Annie Oakley, Belle Starr, Calamity Jane—but those stories have been often told. This is a collection of stories about other women who made the American West. Turns out that how the West was won is not as interesting as why the West was fun. After all, it could have happened that way . . . no really!
The Westering
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,130. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by MilSpeak Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The 21 short stories crafted by Tom Sheehan in THE WESTERING tell of the pioneering of those who came from many countries, many customs, many cultures, and brought much of that mix with them to create the American West as we now know it. THE WESTERING has been nominated for the 2012 National Books Award in Fiction.
Tales of Carbons Creek
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,840. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Carbons Creek is a small fictional Western Town with a variety of residents The stories take place in the period after the Civil War. This book contains twelve short, short stories about Carbons Creek. Foremost among the residents is Sarah who inherited the local newspaper when her Uncle Jake was killed. Different characters often narrate the stories which are sometimes told in dialect.
Open Hands
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Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A very short western story about an Indian guide with a creative solution to a small town's outlaw problem.
Colorado Promise
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,900. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
1875. New York belle, Emma Bradshaw, is forced to give up her dreams when her father gets “Western fever” and moves his family out to a utopian town in Colorado Territory. She thinks marrying her childhood friend will be her escape--until she meets cowboy veterinarian Lucas Rawlings, whose painful past makes him fearful to love again. Can she find freedom and true love in this dangerous land?
The Lawmen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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In Topaz, Arizona, only two men have the guts to stand up against the fearsome Hopkins gang -- a former Confederate officer and an ex-slave.
Cottonwood Cowboys
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In a short story designed to make you chuckle, award-winning Western writer Marsha Ward brings you a pair of young men trying to fit the unexpected chore of cutting up a fallen cottonwood tree with a two-man saw into their plans to attend a dance on Saturday night.
The Treasure of Namakagon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,630. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A twisting, turning, thrilling "lumberjack" adventure that takes place during the northern Wisconsin timber boom of the 1880s. Tor Loken, son of a lumber camp owner, and his mentor, Chief Namakagon, join with the lumberjacks from their camp to foil a ruthless timber tycoon and protect the secret silver mine—a mine that truly existed and has yet to be rediscovered. Recommended by Michael Perry.
The Lonely Buckskinner-Book 3 in the Sweetwater Saga
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Series: Sweetwater 1876, 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 155,550. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
BACK COVER Sweetwater Ranch grew into a large reputable cattle business. Travis earned the respect of all the law abiding citizens of a small town of Macnook. Travis was instrumental in the slow growth of the town. He made sure his sons, Newt and Cody got the education the boys deserved. As the young boys grew up young men, they both became a valuable asset to Sweetwater Ranch.