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Lauren Greasewater's War
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,780. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A ruined shelter, a Native American woman and the force of the US government: the gunpowder that ignite Lauren Greasewater’s War. The story traces a woman’s quest from the streets of New York to the canyons of the Southwest finding her way back to her birthplace to reinvent herself as Lauren Greasewater. Caught between two worlds, she turns a cultural misunderstanding into an armed conflict.
Wyoming Grass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,450. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013 by 2fires Publishing Co.. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Moses Woods is a young man on a life changing journey in this coming of age novel set in historical Wyoming Territory. In desperation, Moses is hurt committing a crime. Near death, he finds himself being nursed back to health in the bosom of a homesteading family on the Wyoming countryside. Moses matures from an impetuous boy into an honorable man, as Wyoming transforms into a prosperous state.
Caesar of Santa Fe, A Novel from History
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Series: Southwest Fiction, Book 2. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 84,440. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This rousing tale describes the administration of Governor Luis de Rosas, in colonial New Mexico around 1640. A tempestuous love affair determines, temporarily, the outcome of a bitter struggle for power between government officials and Catholic missionary/clergy.
Black Wolf's Return
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,860. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Black Wolf, has a dying vision: The wolves will leave the prairie, and so will the Nez Perce Indians. The vision promises his descendants will return when the wolves do. In the 20th century, his descendant, Tom, finds trials and tribulations of his own. When Tom and his daughter, Sara, search for the black wolf in Hell's Canyon, their journey leads to the fruition of Black Wolf's prophecy.
Maggie
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,020. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Join Maggie Douglas as she goes from Boston to Cheyenne to Deadwood and, finally, to the Standing Rock Reservation hoping to "make a difference" in the lives of the people around her. Whether it's stomping for women's rights, writing for the Cheyenne Sun or riding the Cheyenne-Deadwood Stage to a burned out Deadwood and facing Indians, Maggie has one goal--to make a difference.
Amy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,360. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When everything she holds precious is lost and gold is found in the Black Hills of South Dakota, Amy sets out to find a new beginning. What she finds instead is captivity and hardship among the Lakota before and during the Battle of the Little Bighorn; but in that hardship Amy also finds love—once she lets her frozen heart melt from the crippling past she’s already endured.
Caleb
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,910. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Caleb’s quest for respect is blocked by racism and intolerance. After numerous battles and hard-won victories, he gains the respect he so desperately sought and settles in to a new life, but another adventure waits. A request is made he can’t refuse that takes him back to an old friend and an old debt he must repay—or die trying.
Cannon House by Troy Andrew Smith
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,860. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013 by Wolfpack Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Death in Montana...if the gunsmoke, flashing blades, and flying lead in Cannon House doesn't satisfy your lust for action and adventure, then you're not a real western fan. Troy Andrew Smith is the real thing and his writing smells of saddle leather, sweat, and black powder smoke. Don't miss Cannon House if you love real western action adventure.
Fugitive Run
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Series: Chet Cunningham Westerns, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013 by Wolfpack Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
From frontier detective to bounty hunter, it's a long, hard, rocky road marked with gunsmoke and flying lead. But David West proves to be a man who's up to any challenge, including that of a beautiful woman who proves his equal. Chet Cunningham is America's premiere western writer, with over 300 books to his credit. Don't miss this thrilling western action adventure.
Kings Pinnacle
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Price: Free! Words: 104,030. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alex Mackenzie was born in 1754 in the Scottish lowlands on the border between Scotland and England. Alex, his father, and his two older brothers were members of the last band of Reivers (outlaws) that operated along the border. A few years before the start of the American Revolutionary War, Alex ran afoul of the British authorities. His only alternative was to leave Scotland for America.
Petals From the Judas Tree
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,190. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013 by 2fires Publishing Co.. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Self-righteous, James Henry Scott yearned to instill piety into his two hell-raising sons. To save them from the temptations of their wicked ways, he moves his family and cattle to the newly born state of Texas; but how could he ever have imagined the temptation that awaited him in the diminutive Indian girl known as Ivy. On the long trail to Texas, he discovers the truth about himself.
On the Road from Burns
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Price: $13.95 USD. Words: 73,550. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On The Road from Burns brings to life a still remote part of the American west. In sixteen stories dating from 1853 to 2037 Haynes presents pioneers, Indians, scoundrels, lumberjack daughters, and even aliens who love to ride horses. A wild ride with a master storyteller.
Riders West (A Storm Family Western #3)
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Series: Storm Family - Cattlemen Saga, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,180. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The saga of the Storm cattle family continues. Colorado’s Three Creeks country was a hard land indeed, where the strong took whatever they wanted to satisfy their greed and the weak were gunned down if they got in the way. Ed Brack ruled supreme.Mild Will Storm, his brother Mart and black Joe Widbee saddled and rode against Brack, guns in their hands and a murderous hatred in their hearts.
BEGINNINGS: Into the Unknown
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,850. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Beginning with a frightening steamboat trip up the Missouri, BEGINNINGS depicts how weather played such an important role in the every day lives of those settlers. Experience a "star shower," the loss of a loved one, the Great Flood of 1844, both the Mexican-American War and pre-Civil War, and not one, but two cholera epidemics, to name a few of the hardships early settlers faced.
The People's Warrior
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,160. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This story is told through the eyes of eight-year-old Andy Johansson, who along with his family set off in a wagon train for the Montana gold fields. The wagon train is massacred while Andy is away, and he’s captured by a young Sioux warrior who believes Andy is a spirit sent to him by the Great Wakhan Thanka.
Red River Ruse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lawyer Billy Cambridge, a retired Texas Ranger, and his best friend, vaquero and ranch foreman Nacho Graves, set out by stagecoach from Pecos, Texas, to deliver $20,000 in cash to a client in Fort Smith, Arkansas. When the stagecoach is held up and Cambridge and Nacho lose the twenty grand, they set out on a dangerous quest to recover the money and bring the outlaws to justice . . .
Wolf Creek: Hell on the Prairie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,340. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this anthology of stand-alone short stories: Marshal Sam Gardner confronts a notorious gunfighter who hates lawmen; Deputy Quint Croy learns the secrets of Asa Pepper's place; Billy Below learns to be a cowboy; Doc Logan contends with a specter from his past; Derrick McCain faces family secrets; Ben Tolliver gets the shock of his life; and strangers get caught up in the Danby Raid...
A Paunch Full of Pesos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The town of Hope Springs is feuding. Iron Rhodes and his grey-coated riders are the law. The savage Picassos have the numbers. Enter Fenimore, riding a drunken horse and with seven dirty coins in his pocket, one each for the bastards who betrayed him and left him for dead. But revenge is a business, and business needs money. Fenimore knows this. Fenimore knows there's money in Hope Springs...
El Lazo - The Clint Ryan Series
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Series: Clint Ryan, Book 5 · Western, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
1840's Alta California is on the verge of revolution. The Mexicans struggle to keep their gracious life-style, the Indians have sworn to defend their tribal heritage. America is determined to reach the shores of the Pacific. In this turbulent land comes John Clinton Ryan, an adventurer, a seaman, a man who must learn the ways of the vaquero if he is to survive.
Along the Way Home
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,570. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Trail life is a battle of wills between strong-willed, capable Kate Davis and experienced trail guide Jake Fitzpatrick, until tragedy strikes, leaving Jake with an honor-bound promise to protect her from harm and Kate with a monumental choice—go back to everything she’s ever known or toward everything she’s ever wanted?