Fiction » Western

Into the Wasteland - A Dystopian Journey
Series: A Dystopian Journey, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Western
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
I have been abandoned in a stark landscape. I have no idea who I am or why I've been cast out. My only protection is a Ruger double-action revolver. I discover if I can make it through the no-man's-land alive, I might have a chance at amnesty. All I have to do is trek the two-hundred-and-fifty miles north through desolate wasteland to the Gate. Alone. I could say this is the worst day of my life,
Straight
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A short story about a lonesome cowboy and his faithful horse.
Ambush at Kansas City - Michelle Tanner Going West - Part One
Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,830. 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.
The Showdown
Price: Free! Words: 170. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Short, fun, flash fiction by Alain Gomez. The Showdown is about a gunfight at high noon.
Ride to Raton
Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Book 4: The Owen Family Saga. 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.
Homer Bolton: The Sheriff of Duncan Flats
Price: Free! Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western
(3.00 from 1 review)
Here is the first person narrative of Homer Bolton. Follow Homer as he starts out on his father's cattle ranch, then becomes a Deputy in Broken Hearts before becoming the first Sheriff of Duncan Flats. It is meant to be a light read and should take about 60 minutes.
Six Ways of Dyin'
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The sheriff of a small town must pay for the life that he ruined many years ago. The past has returned and it will settle for nothing less than blood.
Rebel Justice
Price: Free! Words: 20,770. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » 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.
A Night of Yowling Dogs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
In this outdoor adventure tale, two hikers venture into the Colorado backcountry, for a short walk to a place called Slatetop Mountain. For Lewis and Marisa, events do not pan out like they planned, as the daylight excursion turns into an unforgettable night.
Return
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A cowboy returns to his homeplace to face the mistakes of his past.
You Were Lost
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Western
A sappy, emotional story about a girl and a horse.
Golden Vengeance
Series: Lucky Dawson, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
Lucky Dawson knew that he should have just kept on riding. How could a little conversation, a meal and a card game lead to a hanging. His hanging to be exact. In 1875, Montanans didn't like card cheats but he wasn't one. He was just, well, lucky. The other players didn't think so and that started the ordeal.
The Owen Family Saga Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 30,480. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » 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
Grown Fast and Hard
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Western
Life is full of twists and turns, as the saying goes, but you never know when that life-altering event is coming at you. Some twists can turn out very fortunate, while others ... let's just say, there are others you wished you hadn't had to endure. Life can be a tough teacher, and the test tougher yet. Grown Fast and Hard - A contemporary short story set in the American West.
Follow the Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » 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!
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.
The Other Side of the Gun
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 113,820. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Western
This is a western about Trace Jackson a black gunfighter in the late 1870's. A stop in Colter Junction forces a fight and he kills the two sons of the man who owns the town. Wounded Trace flee's with a posse in pursuit. He is saved by an Apache maiden, but has no idea that dark vengeance is tracking him in the malevolent form of Mitchell Colter, leader of the most dangerous gang in Arizona.
Have Gun, Will Play (a Mick and Casey Mystery)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Summer Sale Price! 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.
Desperate Hearts
Series: Hearts of the West, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,000. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » 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
Series: Hearts of the West, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » 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.