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Naming Bullets
Price: Free! Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A prequel to Western Fantasy series, The Pariah of Verigo. An Elven explorer named Giryati is waylaid by bandits in the frontier continent of Verigo. A native medicine woman named Ullu comes to his aid and as they begin to learn from each other, Giryati must decide whether or not to use Ullu's magic to hunt down the bandits; whether or not he's a killer.
Riders Coming
Price: Free! Words: 46,720. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Riders Coming features three Confederate soldiers who are riding home after the South is defeated. May, 1865 is a time when law and order has collapsed in the South. Some rogue deserters are resorting to violence with no law to hold them in check. Our men deal with these outlaws who are on a violent spree of terror against innocent people and bring them to justice in a wild gunfight.
Ambush at Kansas City
Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young woman, Michelle Tanner, begins a journey west. Befriending a living legend Nathan Meeker he quickly becomes her mentor. "You got it all Missy. For better or worse, you got it all! You may become a legend or you could be a corpse. I don't want to be sending no letter to your Pa explaining how you were killed." Michelle realizes quickly life in the west will not be business as usual.
Billy Penland book two Home to Palestine
You set the price! Words: 44,960. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When his mother deeded him 640 acres and built him a house, Billy moved his growing family home to the plantation near Palestine. Dealing with his step-father, keeping the plantation running, and working with the Rangers was stressful for Billy. Thinking that he could keep his drinking secret from Rhoda and his growing family, Billy drank heavily until his sister Mandy intervened.
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 Ranger and the Dukes Daughter
Series: A Texas Family Rising, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Texas Ranger Captain John Haley found his true love, when he and his Texas Rangers saved Katharina and her maid, Sheba from the Comanche War Chief Great Eagle.
Rise, then Descend
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(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
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.
Breaking the Rules
Series: The Breaking Series, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 77,250. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
This is the first story in the 'Breaking' Series. Elizabeth has always been more at home breaking steers and branding cattle than in the house cooking and cleaning but her father is pushing her to settle down and get married to the man of his choosing.
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.
Undeniable (The Oregon Trail Series)
Series: The Oregon Trail, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 109,140. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Beth Ann Roberts expected to live out her life as her sister Lizzy, married to Daggart Bartlett. When Daggart sells the farm to join the Gold Rush, Beth must go with him, never expecting how much her life will change. Nicholas Granville is forced by his brother to help a group as they travel the Oregon Trail from Missouri to Oregon. The couple must find a way to fight a love that is undeniable.
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.
Gold Rush Girl Book One of The California Argonauts
Series: The California Argonauts, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Lucinda Martin York and George Arnold may be at odds about how to make money during the California Gold Rush, but they have one thing in common, and it is the desire to survive and thrive at any cost. In this historical novel, two strangers join forces to fight against thieves, fire, and the elements, but the hardest fight is for the survival of their relationship.
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.
Let Sleeping Dogs Bark
Series: The Permanent Man, Episode 4. Price: Free! Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 by Forever Young Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
LET SLEEPING DOGS BARK. Between the death of his family and the apparent poisoning of Patrick Hold, Wes Cooper trusts Cahilla Indians as far as a tumbleweed travels on a calm day. But when a gang of cowboys takes Wes hostage, his only chance of escape rests in the hands of the Cahilla Indian, Takoda. Will Takoda’s help rid Wes of his prejudice?
Big Sky Blue
Price: Free! Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(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.
How The West Was Done
Series: The Permanent Man, Episode 2. Price: Free! Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Forever Young Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
HOW THE WEST WAS DONE. Having successfully escaped imprisonment by the Agency and Agent Red, Patrick Hold finds himself in the care of a cowboy named Wes Cooper. The cowboy insists on taking Patrick to town to see a doctor for his injuries. But something stands in their way, and most likely, it’s death.
1836 An Alternative Outcome at the Alamo
Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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
Series: The Outlaws, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 48,440. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Wolfpack Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
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 Book One
Series: Richards' Way, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 72,980. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.