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The Blackwell Gang
By Troy D. Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Duke Blackwell, California outlaw, is trying to go straight -but his efforts are complicated by a string of stage robberies by someone impersonating him. Now he has to catch "the Blackwell Gang" before the law catches him... Read the whole Blackwell series! "Blackwell's Run" was nominated for the 2011 Peacemaker Award for best western short story!
The Blackwell Raid
By Troy D. Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Army sergeant Max Blackwell and his brother, Texas Ranger Jake Blackwell, lead an expedition to rescue a woman and her daughter who have been taken captive by Comanches. The pursuit will lead them across the Llano Estacado to Ransom Canyon -and the notorious comanchero leader Dutch John...
The Headless Horseman of Frio County
By Tony Di Giosia
Series: Garner Tales, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Another in the Garner Tales Campfire Series, this tale is part ghost story, part historical fiction inspired by the facts and myths surrounding Bigfoot Wallace, a Texas ranger.
Death Follows The Sheep Farmer
By Gerald Hartenhoff
Series: The Sheep Farmer, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Pruitt Farm Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
They killed his sister and kidnapped his niece. Death follows the sheep farmer wherever he goes and now it is going to follow him right to the man who killed his sister and kidnapped his niece. It's not wise to cross the sheep farmer.
The Blizzard Bride - Sweet Western Romance
By Sharaya Lee
Series: The Blizzard Bride. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Blizzard Bride - Sweet Western Romance December 1879. Winter is descending on the frontier homestead of Nate Langdon. A blizzard rages. Nate is reading--when he hears the neighing of a horse. The horse is saddled, but there is no rider. He finds by the brook the frozen body of a cattle driver. Desperate to save the man, he scoops him up. It takes Nate a minute to realize--he's holding a woman...
Murder Aboard the Santianna
By Jacob Innes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(Short Story) When the first mate of the 19th- century schooner SANTIANNA finds his captain and business partner brutally murdered, he decides that he must bring the ship into port as soon as possible. However, he quickly discovers that he must do so before the captain's killer is able carry out his plan to murder everyone aboard and sink SANTIANNA.
Brimstone
By Leonard Little
Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A short story that pits a lone gunfighter against the ghosts of the men he's killed.
One Bullet Left
By John Martyn
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
0.5 star(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 Black Ace
By Milo James Fowler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Coyote Cal and Big Yap have met their share of villains in the past, but this time around, the line dividing good from evil isn't as clearly drawn at first, and our heroes find themselves pitted against an entire town in order for justice to prevail. - Short Story - Weird Western / Humor - Originally published by eFiction Horror
Mail Order Mama
By Ericka Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the winter of 1882... Mary wished for a new mother. Katherine wished for a chance to escape working at her aunt's dreary boardinghouse. What happened after that? An old-fashioned Christmas miracle.
Life Everlasting
By Linda Mickey
Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
The trip west wasn't what Josh had expected. He hadn't counted on walking all the way to Oregon. But the hardships didn't end with sore feet. When an unseen enemy attacked the wagon train, his loss inspired future generations.
Over The Edge Of Time
By Dean Peake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: American English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Tony and Lora were on the vacation they'd been planning for ages. A trip to the Grand Canyon was supposed to patch things up between them and bring a new start to their failing marriage. But after arriving, Lora began to suspect there was more to this trip than a quiet get away for the couple. Tony seemed to have more in store. Before long, they were on a quest.
Tales of the Wild West - Cowboys
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The men who ride the open range of the far West are known under a variety of names: vaquero, range rider, mustanger and buckaroo, but the name most commonly known is cowboy. The nature of a cowboy's work demands independence and toughness. He is a man of action; yet the long, lonely hours spent in the saddle provide ample time to develop a unique outlook on life.
Tales of the Wild West - Grandma's Stories
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Grandma grew up on a farm and, at a relatively young age, she fell in love and married Grandpa. They moved west, found the opportunities to their liking and together they raised a wonderful family.
Tales of the Wild West - Grandpa's Stories
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Great-grandfather has witnessed so much change in his life. When he was a boy the horse and buggy was the mode of transportation. He has lived to see aviation progress from a few barnstorming pilots hop-scotching across the country to jet aircraft thundering across the sky. And he was sitting there that day, in front of the television, when men walked on the moon
Tales of the Wild West - Gunflighers
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The names of the gunfighters are legendary: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Doc Holliday, Jesse James, Billy the Kid, Pat Garrett, Henry Plummer, Bat Masterson, Wyatt Earp, Wild Bill Hickok.... These men, and others like them, epitomize the image of the Wild West.
Tales of the Wild West - Indians
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
According to popular theory the first inhabitants of north America arrived during the last Ice Age. Between 15,000 and 40,000 years ago people are believed to have crossed from Asia to North America on a natural land bridge, where the Aleutian Island chain now exists.
Tales of the Wild West - Miners
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The discovery of gold in Califonia launched the nation's first gold rush. It began January 23, 1848. James Marshall, who was building a sawmill for John Sutter on the American River in the Sierra Nevada foothills, turned water from the millpond into the tailrace. A glimmer in the clear water caught his eye and he picked up a yellow rock about the size of a dime and weighing one-quarter ounce.
Tales of the Wild West - Loggers
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Logging in North America began with the arrival of European colonists in the 1600s. In a few short decades there were water-powered sawmills scattered up and down the eastern seaboard with the main concentration in northern New England. The lumber was used to build ships, furniture, kegs and barrels, buggies and wagons. As the loggers cleared areas in the forest, others arrived to farm the ground
Tales of the Wild West - Mountain Men
By Rick Steber
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Born into every generation are a few restless souls who long for adventure. In the early 1800s this wild breed became mountain men who headed up the Missouri, crossed the Rock-ies and continued west, hunting, trapping and exploring as they went.