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One Bullet Left
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
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?
The Real Jesse James
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 153,250. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jesse James eluded Union soldiers, railroad agents, Pinkerton detectives, federal marshals, local sheriffs and bounty hunters. In so doing, he became one of America's most accomplished and controversial bandits. For over a century Jesse James has been both praised and vilified in print and legend as a common criminal and a Confederate "Robin Hood. In real life, he was all these things and more.
Between the Rivers
Series: Rivers, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 71,260. Language: American English. Published: January 3, 2015 by Two Square Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
NEWLY REVISED VERSION 4/2017 "Quirky, insightful, witty!" Sometimes life gives you exactly what you do not want, precisely when you need it most. That’s how it was for Gideon. Not that he was guilty, at least not of rustling, but folks were pretty well set on hanging him anyway. Don’t get me wrong, Caswell Crossing is full of good people. Some would even call themselves upstanding citizens.
The Hanging of Big Steve Long, a Western
Price: Free! Words: 16,340. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
This novelette is a fast moving western. A New York family named Hansom moves west by wagon train on the Oregon Trail. The wagon master turns out to be a gunfighter who falls in love with Carla Hansom.
Revenge Requires Two Graves
Price: Free! Words: 108,370. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
The brutal murder of Emery Cooper is the catalyst for his son's cross-country expedition. With his father dead, his mother missing, and a price on his own head, Ray Cooper leaves Wisconsin and joins a wagon train in search of his remaining family member. But Ray and his traveling companions are quickly stripped of their boyish innocence as they discover the harsh realities of prairie life.
The Treasure of Namakagon
Price: Free! Words: 117,620. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A twisting, turning, thrilling "lumberjack" adventure that takes place during the northern Wisconsin timber boom of the 1880s. Young lumberjack, Tor Loken, and old Chief Namakagon, work to foil a ruthless timber tycoon and protect the secret silver mine—a mine that truly existed and has yet to be rediscovered. 2nd place in the 2013 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Awards out of 10,000 worldwide entries.
Gideon's Way
Series: Rivers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015 by Two Square Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a brief glimpse into the world of Gideon Fletcher. He's a decent guy-- with a penchant for calamity. Life is just full of hiccups and never asks for Gideon's vote on anything. Neither does the sheriff. Or the judge. Or his court appointed guard, come to that.
Scryer's Gulch: Magic in the Wild, Wild West Vol. 1
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 69,560. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The hard-scrabble mining town of Scryer's Gulch supplies the world with hermetauxite, the ore that runs everything from clocks to the new ethergraph system. But an unscrupulous spellcoder is poisoning it--twisting it for an undoubtedly evil purpose. Undercover Treasury Agent Annabell Duniway and her demon cat Misi must stop him--or her--before it's too late.
I'm With You Now
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In the harsh Ypres winter of 1914, a soldier has fallen in battle, and now spends his final moments with his oldest friend.
Upon the Tide
Series: The Highwaymen, Verse 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Inspired by the song "Highwayman" written by Jimmy Webb. This is a series of letters about a young sailor named Kristoff Fuchs, on his first voyage in the 1800's.
Cottonwood Cowboys
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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.
Winner Takes All
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by New Dawning Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When Dylan Coulter rides into Sparkling Springs, he discovers the woman who runs the local saloon is worth the risk of facing the hangman. Things get ugly fast when Dylan is accused of killing the only son of the richest rancher in the area. Unwilling to leave her behind, he takes Maggie along as he tries to dodge bounty hunters and a determined Pinkerton agent who just happens to be her old flame
Perpetual Emotions
Series: Albert and Anne, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Basking in the glow from their honeymoon in San Francisco, Anne and Albert return to their new home. No sooner are the couple settling into their new life as husband and wife than trouble strikes. John Wallace, Anne’s father, a judge returns, determined to get his hands on the vast estate Anne has finally inherited. And he is resolute to make it his by any means. . .
The Westering
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: 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.
To Truckee's Trail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,170. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Eleven wagons. Fifty men, women and children. And two thousand miles of trackless wilderness ... with nothing to depend upon except hope, courage and friendship. In 1844, the Stephens-Townsend Party ventured into the wilderness, determined to find a way through the desert and over the Sierra Nevada. Everyone knows of the Donner Party ... but few know of those who blazed the trail before them.
War Party
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Coming of age
Western Short Story: "Black smoke drew Rolla's eye, smoke where there should not be smoke. Then he heard the noise: high, piercing yips, and a woman's scream, and the flat report of gunshots." With revenge in his heart, young Rolla takes part in the Battle of Salt River Canyon at Skeleton Cave in Arizona Territory.
Colorado Silver, Colorado Gold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,190. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Boroughs. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
To protect her sister, Juliette Lawson stole documents and fled west. Now Wes Westmoreland, undercover lawman, threatens both her plan and her heart.
The Whipping Boy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,710. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Radical Times
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,950. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Pick Garver returns to his hometown after the Civil War a hero to some, a turncoat to most, and less likely to be with his true love than when he left.
Devil Moon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,250. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Arizona, 1875. Teddy Gamble runs the Gamble Stage Line. She doesn't need a partner...especially not Rhys Delmar, the handsome Frenchman who won half her company in a card game. They are like gunpowder and flint, but Rhys and Teddy must work together stop a devious rival who wants to put them out of business. Can they survive long enough to find love beneath the wild, wicked Devil Moon?