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The Wild West
By Nicholas Ahlhelm
You set the price! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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.
Rise, then Descend
By Nick Stokes
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
Open Hands
By Travis Herche
Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A very short western story about an Indian guide with a creative solution to a small town's outlaw problem.
Luke Zane and the Bushwhacker
By K.G. McAbee
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: 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
By K.G. McAbee
Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: 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.
Upon the Tide
By C.S. Grady
Series: The Highwaymen, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
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.
Mystery on Maple Hill
By Debra Butterfield
Price: Free! Words: 9,070. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A gruesome reality confronts seventeen-year-old Willie Saunders when he returns home from a summer spent trapping beaver. His family's cabin has burned to the ground, his mother is dead amidst the ashes, and his father has been shot. Why has this happened and at whose hand?
Big Sky Blue
By Hildie McQueen
Price: Free! Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
(4.00 from 1 review)
A story of two very different people who belong together, proof that sometimes fate can have a sense of humor when it comes to love.
1836 An Alternative Outcome at the Alamo
By Dr. Disaster
Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Imagine an alternate Texas history in which "Remember The Alamo!" is a call for celebration rather than defeat and martyrdom. A Texas in which the Texans won the Alamo. This is the story of how the Texans won the Alamo and won their independence in one glorious battle.
Ride Tall, Hang High
By Chet Cunningham
Series: The Outlaws, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 48,440. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Wolfpack Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
There's nothing like a smoking six gun in your hand to make you grow up fast! They were the youngest-and some said the most dangerous-gang in the territory. They were just kids, but the savagery of the untamed West made men out of them before their time.
Richards' Way
By Rick Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 72,980. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Tom Richards was born on a farm in Alabama just before the Civil War. He knew from a young age he didn't want to spend his life farming. As he grew he made friends with the Sheriff in their hometown. When his father went off to war he made his final decision that farming wasn't for him. At eighteen he became a deputy to the Sheriff. He quickly found he was good at his job, and enjoyed it.
Bronc Rider
By Dave P Fisher
Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jack Fontaine broke horses for a living. Raised with his mother’s Blackfeet tribe, after his white father mysteriously disappeared, he learned his horsemanship skills from them. It was on the Clark Fork that Jack Fontaine found the hatred he had come to expect. He also found unexpected friendship and the legacy his father had left for him.
The Hollow Tree Mystery
By Chuck Myers
Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
US Marshal, Garren Rader, receives an urgent plea to help with an unresolved murder in Valley County, Nebraska. His journey to the frontier uncovers a family in need of encouragement, and a community in need of justice.
Destiny's Dream
By Gem Sivad
Series: Eclipse Heat. Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In 1866, three McCallister youths set out on a quest to find and spy on Lozen, the Apache warrior priestess. The seer has captured Charlie Wolf, the half-Kiowa McCallister’s imagination and he’s determined to share this adventure with his white cousins, Robert and Sam. The boys are half-grown striplings when they leave the McCallister ranch. After their encounter with destiny, they are men.
Kings Pinnacle
By Robert Gourley
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.
Tess Mercury and the Wanton Wife
By Eleanor Prophet
Series: Tess Mercury, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by DC Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Tess Mercury and her posse are the best damn bounty hunters in the west. This is the story of how Lightning Hazel Harley with her arsenal of death rays, stun guns, incendiary devices, explosives and irradiated lizard spit joined the gang and helped them capture the infamous Chicago loan shark, Rudy the Roll Ricone.
El Lazo - The Clint Ryan Series
By L. J. Martin
Series: Clint Ryan, Book 5 · Western, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
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.
Broken Dreams
By Annie Turner
Price: Free! Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013 by Alain Gomez. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book 1 of the Nathaniel Porter trilogy. Nate Porter returns from fighting in the Civil War to find his wife dead, his ranch falling apart and a rich neighbor that seems to have no qualms about calling Nate's land his own. Despite his battlefield nightmares, he realizes that his own war has only just begun... Novelette, approx. 11,000 words.
Huntsville: A Story of Post Civil War Texas
By Glynn Rogers
Price: Free! Words: 113,590. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
0.5 star(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Huntsville, Texas, 1874: Jacob Magruder, a former Texas Ranger, receives a pardon from his prison sentence. Soon he meets a beautiful widow whose husband has just been robbed and killed by highwaymen. Magruder vows to catch the killers and recover the lady's money. And this adventure leads to romance.
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.