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Fiction » Literature » Western
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 5, The West by Kevin B Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 31,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Western
Book five of the five book series features the west, where the author and his wife live, and where their '50 States in 50 Weeks Adventure' both began and ended. The journey inspired Kevin to write a short story for each state, and the west bats cleanup with the ten final states.
The Blood River War by Bill Sheehy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,750. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
No one knew when the Blood River War started or even how it started. It wasn’t over water or revenge or a woman but all were involved. Calhoun of the Flying C and the Circle M’s Antonio McCurdy fought long and hard, with fists, guns and blasting powder, anything it took. There was foul play and fair, heroes and the enemy. But no one really knew which was which, right up to the explosive end.
Puma Son of Mountain Lion by William Wayne Dicksion
Series: Sagebrush, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Puma Son of Mountain Lion is a half-Indian boy who is away from the village undergoing the rites of manhood. When he returns, he finds his village destroyed by a warring tribe and his family slain. His mother dies in his arms and her last words are: "Go find your father." Puma finds his father in Santa Fe, New Mexico. His father welcomes him with open arms and trains him in the while man's ways.
With Bowie at the Alamo by Frederick West
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 226,020. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2010 by G and J Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Remember The Alamo is a slogan we learned in grade school, but it was the horror of Goliad, where the infamous Mexican General Santa Anna massacred hundreds of prisoners of war, that motivated author Frederick West to pen With Bowie At The Alamo. The result is a sweeping novel of such scope and depth that one cannot help being caught up in the drama even when the end is known.
Absaroka by Joan Bochmann
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 43,020. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western(5.00 from 1 review)
Matt Reed returns from Vietnam to his family's Wyoming ranch only to find it barren of cattle and his father defeated after losing his wife to cancer. Banker Paul Pringle, Matt's long time rival, is foreclosing on the ranch with plans to cash in on its mineral deposits. To save his ranch, Matt must raise a lot of money fast. A lovely neighbor, a Crow Indian, and a wild horse herd help him.
Caleb's Price by Troy D. Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,100. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
Cattle vs. Sheep...Grazers vs. Squatters...Life vs. Death... Joey, a nine-year-old orphan, leads a lonely existence. His uncle and aunt have an impending range war on their hands and don't take much notice of him. Then a mysterious stranger named Caleb enters his life. Caleb, a gunman who is in turn tender and brutal, has a deadly secret.. Will he save the downtrodden settlers, or destroy them?
Danny by William Wayne Dicksion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,650. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Danny is orphaned when a greedy banker and a ruthless frontier sheriff foreclose on their mortgage and burn his parents alive. Danny avenges the wrong, but it leaves him homeless orphan and an outlaw, forcing him to flee into the Comanche Nation and live as a savage. Will he find a way to vindicate himself and regain his ancestral home?
Gambler by WIll Welton
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,860. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
In the early years of the War Between the States, Civil War or War of Northern Aggression, as some southerners called it, a man paid his debts however he could. In the southern states, at times, slaves were used as collateral and won or lost on the turn of a card in games of chance. Whole plantations was lost because of this war and the slaves set free with no where to go.
The Upside-Down Year by Marc Crump
Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 118,150. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Western
This fast-paced Western drama tells what happens when a wide range of characters, that convey the devotion and cruelty of the period, finally clash in Pleasant Valley. It's there that you will be drawn into a Western Adventure you won’t soon forget, as their lives and possibly yours, begin to turn upside-down in a life and death struggle from which there is no escape.
A Man Called Ty by William Wayne Dicksion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western(4.00 from 1 review)
The Civil War ended in 1864. Many men were killed, and their families waited in vain for them to come home. Young Tyree Terel leaves his home in Cumberland Valley, Tennessee, and goes in search of his father. When Ty returns, carpetbaggers have stolen his home and killed his mother and sister. Ty is no gunfighter, but he avenges their death, and is forced to flee to the West.
Burden Kansas by Alan Ryker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Horror » General(3.91 from 11 reviews)
Vampires are not sexy or sensitive. Hungry, bloody and stinking of the grave, they hunt the dry Kansas plains, taking what they want until they cross rancher Keith Harris. Keith is a damaged man who's always made the hard decisions others couldn't. As the two forces battle for survival, the lines between man and monster begin to blur. How much of a community's burden of sin can one man take on?
The Ranch Next Door and Other Stories by Elisabeth Grace Foley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Western(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of Western short stories focusing on character and conflict. From the suspenseful “Cross My Heart” to the comedic romp of “A Rangeland Renaissance,” to a Western twist on star-crossed romance in the title story, “The Ranch Next Door,” these stories will appeal to a variety of readers, as well as fans of the traditional Western. Total length approx. 40,330 words or 160 book pages.
Legend of Yankee Boy Basin by Gary S Sloan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,650. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In the 15th century B.C., Tusami, The Great Spirit of the Nephretari Tribe, judges His people fallen but forsakes them not, to offer them deliverance entwined in a legend long held sacred in the land of the Ute Indians high among the Colorado Rockies. Set in 1880 and steeped in dark hearts and enlightened souls, the Legend of Yankee Boy Basin is an enchanting tale of lost gold and high adventure.
Follow The Sun by Mike Poppe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,540. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
In the early1800s, Sean Eaton is forced to flee Ireland. Arriving in Boston with nothing but the clothes on his back, he is forced into servitude. Escaping, Sean heads west in search of freedom, and falls in love with a Mohegan girl. Together they follow the sun in search of a place where they can raise their family in freedom and offer their children a better future.
Treasures Of Indian Territory Of Oklahoma by WIll Welton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
I have written of some of the stories of outlaw treasure and also of the gold mines of Oklahoma. For I knew several of the people, in their old age, I wrote about in the stories. One of the stories was about my step father whom I loved and misses him to this day. There is still gold found today in the creeks and dirt in several areas just waiting for someone to come and find it.
A Deeper Wild by William Sullivan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 183,010. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
A rollicking saga of the Oregon frontier, this novel is based on the true adventures and conflicting loves of Joaquin Miller, the Pony Express rider and Gold Rush miner who galloped to world-wide fame as the "Poet of the Sierras."
The Curly Wolf by Michael Kayser
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 93,230. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Christian » Western
People know the sleepy-eyed youngster only as "Arizona." Give him a badge and he'll kill anyone he's paid to. The settlers in the Redbud Valley are peaceable folk, but they've been pushed too far by Joe Brody, who wants their land and seemingly has the law on his side. He's got Arizona, too…unless Theresa Gutierrez can work a healing miracle on his stone-cold heart.
Where A Good Wind Blows by Phil Mills, Jr.
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011 by Shalako Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
John Meadows has been forced off his Wyoming ranch, shot and left for dead. Jake Summers of the Box T discovers Meadows just barely alive, and sets in motion an undercover plan to win back the Meadows Ranch. Things become complicated by the return of Sarah Meadows, the old man's daughter, who has her own plans for discovering the truth and securing justice.
The Fairest Portion of the Globe by Frances Hunter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 188,820. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
La Louisiane, 1793...a land of riches beyond imagining. Whoever controls the vast domain along the Mississippi River will decide the fate of North America. It's winner take all...and the losers might include two reckless young soldiers named Lewis and Clark whose dreams of adventure in the West will end in death or glory.
Early Times Of The White Bear Clan by WIll Welton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,500. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Eagle Mountain came from North Georgia, as a boy over the Trail of Tears, to the Indian Territory. Taking the trail of revenge, Eagle killed the men, who killed his family. Eagle furnished horses and supplies to outlaws, at a cave, which his father had found. The cave was later known as Robbers Cave. Over the years, he stole many horses to supply the outlaw gangs. Now in full length version.