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Fiction » Literature » Western
Sagebrush by William Wayne Dicksion
Price: Free! Words: 84,270. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western(4.20 from 10 reviews)
Still half asleep, Michael looked up at his parents sitting on the buckboard of their covered wagon and saw an arrow penetrate his father's chest. Then he saw his mother being dragged from the wagon by two Indians. His mother fell from the wagon and disappeared from his sight and from his life forever. Now he was all alone.
Fistful of Reefer by David Mark Brown
Price: Free! Words: 78,850. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Fistful of Reefer is a dieselpunk, weird Western pulp featuring goats, guns and the camaraderie of outcasts. Set along the Texas border during the waining years of the Mexican revolution, Fistful focuses on a group of unlikely heros and their unlikely foe as they stumble upon the fringes of a cabal bent on world domination. Fistful lives between No country for Old Men and the Three Amigos.
The Long Ride by Olin Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 64,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Sam Warren. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
This the first story in the saga of two families, Dean and Egan, drawn together by friendship as well as desire to give justice to the small communities in a raw Wyoming. They dealt it as it should be done, swiftly and surely. They had little time or patience with those who would take and waste lives of those who would strive for life in the harshest of environments.
Six from Greeley by Josh Langston
Price: Free! Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Greeley, Texas--a frontier town with a bad attitude and a reputation to match. Who lived in such a wicked place? Several compelling answers spring to life in this short story collection spanning more than a century of life, love and lust in the west Texas dust. This revised edition includes a sample chapter from Josh Langston's new novel, "Resurrection Blues," a tale of a town that doesn't exist.
The Man from Shenandoah by Marsha Ward
Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Book 1: The Owen Family Saga. Returning from the Civil War, Carl Owen finds the farm ruined and his father set to leave Virginia. Then Carl falls in love, and he battles a band of outlaws, a prairie fire, blizzards, a trackless waterless desert, and his own brother—all for the hand of feisty Ellen Bates.
Unicorn Western by Johnny B. Truant
Price: Free! Words: 26,110. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Cast out from The Realm and into the desert of the Sands, Marshal Clint Gulliver and his unicorn Edward have finally found peace in the small and dusty town of Solace. For the first time since leaving The Realm, Clint has dared find peace, but when the town faces an approaching enemy, the gunslinger feels compelled to unholster his seven-shooters to face it... and the dark magic it brings with it.
Ride to Raton by Marsha Ward
Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western(4.25 from 4 reviews)
James Owen leaves home to make a new life for himself, and discovers that post-Civil War Colorado is a dangerous place for an ex-Confederate. He meets beautiful young Amparo Garcés, who came from Santa Fe to marry a stranger, and a twist of fate changes their lives forever. Book 2: The Owen Family Saga
Follow the Stone by John Locke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Follow the Stone (An Irreverent Western Adventure) is a good-hearted, rollicking story about a former gunslinger and his crablike scout, who journey West with a mail order bride, a witch, and a wagon full of prostitutes!
Have Gun, Will Play (a Mick and Casey Mystery) by Camille LaGuire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Two gunslingers, one little girl, a big bag of toys, and murder! Young newlywed gunslingers Mick and Casey tangle with jewel heists, kidnappings and a murder mystery when they are hired to escort the young daughter of a stagecoach king, along with her fabulous collection of toys. One of Red Adept's Top Indie Books of 2010.
Eagle Bear by Buddy Hannah
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Western(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Eagle Bear is a giant of a warrior and a Cherokee Death Warrior who becomes the chief of the Cherokee Nations Wolf Clan, in the early 1700's. There are many adventures told about Eagle Bear and his family. If you like William Johnstone or Louis LaMour then you love Buddy Hannah as an author.
Brothers in Arms by Troy D. Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,900. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The larger war over—the family war has only begun. Fate draws three brothers together again. A daring robbery, a bloody shootout, and a desperate trek through Indian Territory are just the beginning: Wade Qualls comes home—death and hell riding his coattails. Sam prepares to make his stand, his eye on a higher duty. Which brother will have the younger brother, Tim's loyalty, and Violet's love?
The Owen Family Saga Sampler by Marsha Ward
Price: Free! Words: 30,480. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western(5.00 from 1 review)
Three chapters each from the first three novels in The Owen Family Saga, plus a bonus look at the forthcoming Book 4: Spinster's Folly. "Marsha Ward really does write Westerns with heart. And her Owen family saga is among the best you'll ever read. Learn what our ancestors did to build this land. Like the Man from Shenandoah. Highly recommended." ~Chuck Tyrell, author of The Prodigal
Desperate Hearts by Alexis Harrington
Series: Hearts of the West, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,990. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
After dispatching his sister’s murderer, bounty hunter Jace Rankin is hired by skinny youth Kyle Springer to help regain his ranch from vigilantes. Along the way Jace learns that Kyle is really Kyla, the young widow of an old friend. She wants revenge for the murder of her husband. Jace hopes that helping her will atone for a critical error he made years earlier. Neither expects to fall in love.
Homeward Hearts by Alexis Harrington
Series: Hearts of the West, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,100. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Romance » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Chloe Maitland lives in a dying Oregon mining town and has given up her girlish dreams of love and marriage. What she needs is a man to answer her advertisement for a blacksmith to work in her shop and help save her home from foreclosure. Instead she gets Travis McGuire, an exhausted stranger who collapses in her yard, looking like the devil himself, and proves to be far more dangerous.
Rebel Justice by Robert Gosnell
Price: Free! Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western(3.00 from 1 review)
The Civil War isn't quite over for Wayland Brice. Not until he finds and kills the Union Colonel responsible for the death of his family. After five long years, he finally has a lead that takes him to Loomis, Texas, a town named after...and owned by his nemisis, where enemies are plentiful, and allies scarce.
The Assassin by Rye James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,060. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Matt Beck is hired to eliminate problems. So when the deadliest gunman in the West wanders into an Arizona town, citizens instantly fear somone has been marked for death. Once Beck arrives, he tangles with the law, a young gunslinger, a treacherous preacher, and a gunfighter hired to kill Beck. Through it all, he must protect a secret he’s carrying that would mark his own death if found out.
Allie's Moon by Alexis Harrington
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,030. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Althea Ford needs help with her rundown farm where she lives with her invalid sister, carrying the burden of her father's deathbed demand. The town sheriff delivers the local drunk to fill that need. Jeff Hicks, once the sheriff himself, has let his past overtake him. Together, Jeff and Allie discover that love might heal their old wounds. But spiteful enemies are determined to keep them apart.
The Preacher by Jon Hovis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,570. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
THE PREACHER is an exciting story that follows an assassin bent on revenge after the death of his parents by Union forces. Trained to kill by none other than ‘Bloody Bill’ Anderson, the assassin is terrorizing the West. Deputy U.S. Marshal Jake Silver must hunt him down and bring him to justice before he kills again, and round up an entire network of criminal activity.
The Chinese Hunter by Leroy B. Vaughn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,650. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
On May 6, 1882 the United States Congress passed the Chinese Exclusion Act. Franklin Nixon was a Lance Corporal stationed at the U.S. Marine Barracks in Washington, D.C. at that time. A few short years later he joins the Mounted Chinese Exclusionary Police on the day he is discharged from the service and is sent to the Willcox sector in the Arizona Territory, where he becomes the Chinese Hunter.