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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 Ranger and the Dukes Daughter
Series: A Texas Family Rising, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Western
Katharina, the Duke's beautiful daughter found her true love. She and her maid, Sheba,were rescued by Texas Ranger Captain John Haley and his Texas Rangers from being slaves of the great Comanche War Chief Great Eagle. If you liked my story, please read the expanded version, A Texas Frontier Love Story.
Man With Two Lives: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2018 by BookVoice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Alternative history
Joe R. Lansdale's rare short story “Man With Two Lives” is the latest addition to the BookVoice Pocket Stories series. Written around the same time as THE MAGIC WAGON, "Man With Two Lives" catches up with an Old West legend past his prime. This short story can also be found in BookVoice Publishing's re-release of THE MAGIC WAGON by Lansdale.
Mail Order Bride: Love in the Wind
Series: The Mail Order Bride Express. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Western
Josie's pa sent her out west to find a husband. He claimed she had out-ridden, out-roped, and out-shot every cowboy in the county, so her best hope was to head west where they were 'desperate for women'.Josie did as her pa said--but finding 'just any' husband was not on her mind. No. If she married, it would be for love. So, saddle up and ride along with Josie as she finds romance in Silver Ridge!
Justice, Texas Style: Sam Bean
Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Western, Nonfiction » History » American
Justice, Texas Style in the wild days of the late 1800s and early 1900s was swift, violent and capricious. In many lawless places, the only law was that which was laid down by the most feared law-breaker. Criminals often wandered back and forth between 'lawing' and 'theiving'. Lawmen did the same. Based on real life people, this is the story of luckless Sam Bean, son of flamboyant Judge Roy Bean
Bad Luck
Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Western
The year was 1873. Joe Argile was down on his luck--and damned mad at the world. He'd lost his last dollar in a card game and then, after an altercation with the bartender, the sheriff had told him to get out of town. The big Colt on Argile's hip had helped him out before when he was broke, and he saw his opportunity to rob the lumber yard in the next town down the trail.
The Quick and the Unholy
Price: Free! Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
When a group of wranglers lose their herd during a freak thunderstorm, little do they know they're about to walk the boundary between Hell and Earth. With walking dead, angry gods, mysterious pasts, and a few demonic entitites for good measure, its the best of the Old West mixed with a Lovecraftian influence.
Unmasked
Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Western
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
U.S. Marshal Milt Wilcox rounds up outlaws on dusty trails--until one shows him the man he thought he'd buried and the one he should become.
Tragedy at Iron Flats
Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Western
Tragedy at Iron Flats is fiction based upon historical fact. Immigrants coming from England in the late 1800s make their way from Liverpool to their final destination in Denver, Colorado. The story is how the logistics transpired and how the characters felt during the travel of many thousands of miles by sea, train and finally by stagecoach.
Ghostslinger
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jacob Remington had gunned down many men, but he had never experienced such a challenge. Would he really meet his match in a mysterious old man who seemed strangely familiar...a man who knew so much about him...a man who claimed to know his future? Jacob's final gunfight would be like nothing he could have imagined.
Dead Man
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Western
The year was 1903. It's near midnight, and Sam's Saloon is bustling with activity when a young stranger burst through the door. He's looking for the sheriff because he's just seen a dead man out east of town--and there's a piece of paper with writing on it clutched in the dead man's hand. The killers are in that saloon--and they want that paper before the sheriff can get it.
Rocking Horse West — a Morality Tale of the New West
Price: Free! Words: 15,930. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Western
Rocking Horse Ranch has been our family home for over a century. My rancher boy died, and my other boy is tied tight to his big city life. My wife, Betty, died 15 years ago. So why have I spent those 15 years building Betty's dream house? Guilt. Just plain guilt. And I've got to finally finish West by Christmas. That's when I'm giving it to Betty. I promised her that a long time back.
Gideon's Fleece
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sheldon Court is arrested after a deadly shootout in the local saloon. His sentence: signing on as Marshal Parish’s new deputy. After falling for the marshal’s beautiful and spiteful daughter, Sheldon suspects that the marshal is intentionally putting him in harm’s way. When the two lawmen pursue a band of ruthless killers, each of them has a decision to make.
The Fifth Rider: New Damascus
Price: Free! Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Western
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
New Damascus was a place of desert and mountain. It was a town suffering from sickness, where trouble always stopped by to holiday. It was the preacher who finally took matters into his own hands, praying for salvation. Salvation didn't come. Something else did.
Mail Order Bride: A Love to Trust
Series: The Mail Order Bride Express. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,230. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Romance » Western
When Annie finds the abandoned infant in Silver Ridge, it is love at first sight. And when the local pastor asks for her hand in marriage, all seems to be going smoothly. But when her intended is accused of all ready being married--to a local saloon girl--everything is up in the air! Read on and find out what happens in Book Two of the Mail Order Bride Express Series!
Tosahwi
Price: Free! Words: 19,980. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Four men, a horse dealer, two slaves, and a Comanche guide, seek to gather wild horses from the southern plains during the late 1700s. Their journey puts them at odds against Spanish authorities, native tribes, and supernatural forces.
Sam The Cowboy: A Young Boy's Dream Come True
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
As children most of us dreamed about being a fireman, a policeman, a doctor or and astronaut. Sam always wanted to be a cowboy. This is the tale of how that dream came true.
Sand
Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young, idealistic lawyer in the boom town of Tombstone turns to Deputy Marshall Wyatt Earp for protection from a gunslinger, only to learn his own will is the best protection.
New American Western - The First Round-Up. Vol.1
Price: Free! Words: 19,120. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of Fourteen original short stories that rekindle the Old West and it's colorful characters.
The Mighty Peculiar Incident at Muddy Creek
Series: The Muddy Creek Tales, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
When the train doesn't stop in the Old West town of Muddy Creek, Sheriff Jesse Hawkins goes to investigate. What he finds is a mystery that goes far beyond anything in his experience: a car full of people frozen in time.

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