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Bloomers Down
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Blushing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Two sisters, orphaned by the Civil War, decide to head west to a small plot of land their father had purchased. One becomes a Mail-Order Bride, to get the money they need for the trip. The widower is surprised to see his new bride arrive with her sister and a freed slave in tow! He and his younger brother Jesse know just how to handle the sassy sisters!
Wild Texas Winds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 156,590. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Dru Beltrain is on the hunt for the men who raped and murdered his wife. Texas drovers, part of the crew led by his friend and mentor Matt Latham, have robbed him of the woman he loves and now threat to his stepson Cass, who's seeking his own revenge against the men who killed his mother. Beltrain aligns himself with Latham's daughter Kate, a strong-willed woman set on protecting her father.
Stephen Dennison
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Alamo is filled with ghosts. Stephen Dennison is only one of them… but today he is going to give a little boy a history lesson that no walking tour could equal…
Fool's Gold
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Price: Free! Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
In this thrilling tale from yesteryear, Coyote Cal and Big Yap encounter their most challenging adversary yet: a Portuguese wizard able to change his shape at will. Our heroes will have to rely on their wits, skills, and loads of hot lead if they hope to foil this shape-shifter's evil schemes before he ends them, once and for all. Short Story - Weird Western / Humor
Goldmine in the Sky
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This novelette is a story about a family who travels with a wagon train to Colorado in search of gold. They follow the South Platte to Thompson Creek where they make their new home. The daughter falls in love with the wagon master who turns out to have a reputation as a gunfighter. They eventually strike it rich but the gunfighter gets in trouble with a sheriff and narrowly escapes a hanging
The Laramie Lawmen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In the continuing Laramie saga Buck and Bart form a posse to track down a wild gang that killed most of the Riley family. The youngest posse man, James Riley, at age 16 shoots one of the gang members in Denver. The outlaw gang is then tracked to Salt Lake where they met their end.
The Hanging of Big Steve Long, a Western
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Price: Free! Words: 14,640. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
This story 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.
Badlands Bart, a Western
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this story Charlie Burton, a New York neighbor of the Hansoms, travels first to The Dakota Territory where he gets into trouble as “Badlands Bart” then moves on to join the Hansom family at Laramie, Wyoming Territory. He becomes a master of the quick draw after considerable practice.
Cattle Call Songs, a Western
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This story is the forth in The continuing Laramie Saga wherein James Riley is sought by a bounty hunter and has adventures in Fort Laramie, Montana and The Black Hills of Dakota and falls in love with a Lakota Sioux Native American woman.
The Snake River Cowgirl, a Western
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This is a short romantic, action packed, western adventure story about a prospector who finds himself in charge of bringing up a girl child named Sandy. He raises her to be a typical cowgirl. Together they have many adventures on the banks of the Snake River.
Deviltry
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,120. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by LARRIKINbooks. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Never trust easy money. For Sally Carson, there comes a time when casting aside instinct and taking the job is the only course likely to keep her starship, Wanderlust, in the sky. Passenger transport is easy as they come, the money easier. This go 'round, though, Sally should've stuck to her guns. What starts as a quick run to the moon soon becomes a run from danger Sally never wanted any part of.
Prairie Dog, a Western
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This novelette is a western action packed tale about a young man going west from Illinois following the Civil War and after getting in trouble with the law. He meets his idol, Wild Bill Hickok along with Calamity Jane in Abilene, Kansas. He marries a saloon worker and plays a lot of poker and engages in gun fighting.
One-Eyed Cowboy Wild
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
After a three-year absence, Zeke Hill returns home to the Redboot ranch a changed man, causing his brother, Gene, to wonder whether Zeke's grit and nerve are merely signs of his natural self-assurance, or that of a cold-blooded killer.
A Damn Fool
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Tom Geary has traded with the Comanches before. But now he is on a special mission –smitten with the beauty of a Mexican captive in the Indians’ camp, he resolves to free her, one way or another, or die trying…
A Live Wire in Deadwood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Tennesseans West: Beginning a new series of short stories about people from the Volunteer State who made an impact in the American West! In this first entry, by Tom Wood, a young reporter finds an unexpected story when he meets an elderly black man on a train who has a fascinating past: he is Nat Love, formerly known as Deadwood Dick…
The White Painted Woman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sergeant Jack Ralls' life as a slave had not prepared him for the war on renegade Apaches in the Southwest as a member of the Ninth Cavalry Buffalo Soldiers, but he was equal to the task. What he was also not prepared for was falling in love with a beautiful and mysterious Mescalero Apache maiden. And what if things aren't as they seem and one of your own is not who you thought they were?
Hidden Trails
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,060. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
Valentine Reneau lives in fear that her father will find her someday in the heart of Indian Territory and force her to return to Mississippi to take her mother’s place—in every way. She knows her time has run out when a stranger shows up on her land with two hired guns—and the devil in his plans. With some unlikely help, Valentine must try to escape the slave’s fate that her mother left behind.
Unlikely Partners
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,100. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Bounty hunter Judd Jacoby always works alone. That is, until a murderous bank robber escapes Judd’s grasp with the help of a girl named Faye –whom the robber then promptly and unceremoniously abandons, and worse. Now Judd and Faye must work together to track him down. Hell, they say, hath no fury…
God's Earth: The Life of John Stuart Tapscott in the Great American West: Part 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,640. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
John Stuart Tapscott, after service to the Confederacy, heads westward to find a life that doesn't resemble a mockery of everything he's ever known. He finds himself an adopted member of a band of Osage that wandered to Texas. A series of events thereafter display the necessity to him of his leaving his new family, becoming a miner, scout, and vigilante, never forgetting the Osage or Virginia.
Caldera - Book III - A Man of Blood
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Series: Caldera. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,340. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Caldera continues his quest to find and determine the meaning of family within the violent times at the end of the Apache Wars. His quest is hampered by the arrival of an unknown half-brother, a Harvard educated tinderfoot with plans for a takeover of his (and Caldera’s) father’s enormous business empire.