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The Deserters - Michelle Tanner Going West - Part Two
Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West, Book 2. Price: $1.34 USD. Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Michelle Tanner and Nathan Meeker are joined by the Harvard educated Cherokee Indian, Buffalo Head, as they journey to Denver City. Their sojourn is interrupted by a trio of confederate deserters. Desperate hardened men who are plundering their way across the Kansas plains. Michelle's grit is tested in Part Two of this hard hitting continuation of the Michelle Tanner – Going West series.
Literature Companion: War and Peace
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 63 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 236. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,040. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“War and Peace” by one of the most famous and respected Russian authors, Leo Tolstoy, was first published in 1869. It is an epic novel and often considered to be one of the most significant works of world literature.
Ambush at Kansas City - Michelle Tanner Going West - Part One
Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Michelle Tanner, a fiery red head who wants more out of life heads west into a new frontier. After a chance encounter with the lawman and living legend, Joseph Nathan Meeker, he becomes her mentor. After telling her he doesn't want to be sending a letter to her Pa explaining how she was killed killed, Michelle realizes life in the west may be a whole lot more difficult than she ever imagined.
Claim 227
Price: $1.34 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A nervous hand trembled as it reached into the cold water, before pulling the nugget the size of his hand from the flowing stream. He knew as soon as he touched it what it was. He felt exhilarated at the sheer size of the mineral. The gold warmed from his touch, feeling heavy and living in his calloused hand. Perhaps this was where the fever comes from. Gold fever.
Jacob's Justice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by Lardin Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Falsely accused of molesting a rancher’s teenage daughter, young cowhand Jacob rides for his life across the high Arizona desert. Born and raised on the ranch, Jacob scarcely fathoms how his fortunes changed. Now on a stolen horse and facing rape charges, Jacob gallops desperately away from a seemingly inescapable fate. Will the scheming daughter get her comeuppance or escape her own justice?
The Wild West
You set the price! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Travel back into the days of the Old West to experience a key moment in the history of the Quadrant Universe. Meet Firehair, the red-headed spitfire raised by Indians to be a warrior woman as she joins forces with the greatest heroes of the era to take on a threat out of ancient legend, a threat large enough to wipe out modern civilization. A threat known simply as the Wild Hunt.
The Dynasty of Laurence Burke: Legacy of an Irish Immigrant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,850. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“I departed the train at the end of the track in Salina, Kansas and with my knap sack and a suitcase started walking south toward the Santa Fe Trail. I was looking for unclaimed land suitable for farming. My savings were about gone and time was running out to find a suitable claim. I followed the Santa Fe Trail and joined a wagon train of merchants headed for Santa Fe."
Rise, then Descend
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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A modern dispossessed man climbs a sacred mound that an ancient native civilization builds. They descend. Rise, then Descend, a short story, was first published in Crab Orchard Review, Vol. 18 #1.
The Legend of Arthur Tanner and Johnny Red
Series: Most Downloaded · History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the seemingly tall tale of the outlaw so brutal that the Devil would be ashamed to mention his name and the lawman determined to bring him to justice, whether that be the jailhouse or the graveyard.
Open Hands
Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A very short western story about an Indian guide with a creative solution to a small town's outlaw problem.
Dead Man's Hand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A collection of three interwoven stories surrounding the infamous Dead Man's Hand of cards.
A Lesson for Us All
Series: The Marshall Mike Baxter Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A lonely old prospector is found dead in his own doorway, shot with his own gun. Lambert had few friends and even less money. Word is, he didn’t have an enemy in the world. Marshall Mike Baxter isn’t buying it—not until he knows a lot more about poor old Lambert. A short story in the classic Western tradition.
Luke Zane and the Bushwhacker
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: 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.
Luke Zane and the Claim Jumper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Across the Road (Love's Crossing 2)
Series: Love's Crossing, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In Episode 2: Beth encounters handsome Jared O’Rourke, putting her and others in danger. Diana and Libby meet with a possible ally. Evan confronts a memory from the past. About Love's Crossing: Diana Wright, Beth Chaney, and Libby Tate inherit a saloon and are determined to make the town their new home. Sweet, clean western romance adventure, a novelette of 12,000 words. This is a complete story.
The Ghost Saloon
Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Prospector Dan Rourke is always the first one to go in springtime and the last one out in the fall. This year, he’s left it a bit late. After days on snowshoes, and with night falling, he desperately needs to warm up. The Ghost Saloon still stands, but he’ll burn it down if he has to.
Switch-Play
Series: The Marshall Mike Baxter Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
A mysterious box sitting beside the rail-road tracks seriously complicates Mike Baxter's life. Without tools, and unable to open it, his mental juices start to flow. There’s only one thing that could be that heavy: gold. A short story in the western tradition.
The Outlaw Unchained - Volume 1 - Jailbreak
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by High Noon Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
SAMUEL J. WINCHESTER is an escaped convict, wanted by the law for murder, but once he was an officer and a gentleman. Winchester was an 1831 graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point NY. Graduating at the top of his class as an engineer, he worked for ten years building roads, bridges and fortifications.
Guns & Lovers (A Pair Of Classic Westerns)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Will Rolt Monty Stand Alone? is about a sheriff, anxious to hang up his badge and leave with his mail order bride. The Western Mail Order Bride: Love & Silver In Marlboro Valley, is set in a new silver mining town in Colorado, in 1871. Men outnumber women ten to one and a rancher, Brigham Whitestar, seeks a mail order bride.
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.