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A Time for Hanging
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,610. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Lizzie Randall, the preacher's daughter, is murdered. The men of the west Texas town are set on lynching Paco Morales, a Mexican teenager who happened to be in the vicinity. In the end justice is served. The list of suspects grows to include almost everyone in the story...
Caleb's Price
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,100. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,650. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: 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?
A Deeper Wild
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 183,010. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Category: 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."
Puma Son of Mountain Lion
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Series: Sagebrush, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2011. Category: 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.
Gambler
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,390. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010. Category: 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.
A Man Called Ty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: 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.
Where A Good Wind Blows
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011 by Shalako Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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 Joker's Play
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by Shalako Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Marshal Clay Best is forced to take a beautiful widow as a partner in order to rescue a kidnapping victim. "Non-stop action in a Texas setting described so well you can feel the heat. Major and Jerry Mitchell bring this novel alive. You don't want to put the book down...a real page turner." Phil Mills, Jr., author of "Where A Good Wind Blows."
Treasures Of Indian Territory Of Oklahoma
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Category: 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.
Apache Tears
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,780. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
An Apache youth, stolen from his home after a massacre, is forced into slavery. The young man dreams of freedom and hungers for revenge. Join Kaetin on his journey through life as he seeks freedom and deals with the bitterness of revenge. Walk beside him as he meets the White Eyes, Geronimo, and Pancho Villa. Will he accept the call to be an Apache warrior or does his life follow another trail?
The Curly Wolf
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 93,230. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » 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.
The Shopkeeper, A Steve Dancy Tale
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,410. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
In 1879, Steve Dancy leaves NYC to explore the west. He is soon embroiled in a deadly feud with a Nevada silver baron and the shopkeeper kills two men in an impulsive street fight. Pinkertons, assassins, and aggrieved bystanders escalate the feud until it pulls in all the power brokers in Nevada.
Burden Kansas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(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?
Burning Bridges
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Price: $7.25 USD. Words: 107,880. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010 by Tiki Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Water Valley, Montana, 1896. Jenny's hasty decision had changed her life from that of a pampered heiress, active in the social circles of Boston to an independent woman working as a school teacher in a small western town. Who could have guessed that the quick mind and fresh ideas of the new school teacher would cause one man to fall madly in love with her and another to go mad with hatred?
Tanner Oaks Texas Ranger
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1974 I had the honor to be able to see a case containing the two of the badges mentioned in this novel. The original owner was long since dead and his granddaughter had them in her possession. She told me the stories of her grandfather and a friend of his, who also give a set of badges, which wore the badges during their life time and died with distinction and honors.
The Renegade
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Series: Renegade, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 234,710. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
When John Spencer returned home after a long absence, he did not expect much of a welcome, but it didn't matter that much because he did not intend to stay that long. In a few hours after his arrival, there was a price on his head, bounty hunters on his trail, and enemies who swore to kill him. AUTHOR'S NOTE: This book contains the full text of Wolf Spencer, Rimrock, and Revenge in one volume.
The Ranch Next Door and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,530. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(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.
Jake Cleary and the Colorado Reckoning
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Jake Cleary and the Colorado Reckoning is a story about a young Colorado rancher, Jake Cleary. Jake has just been discharged from the army and has to face the grim reality that his family and everything he had ever known had been destoryed by a band of Indians that escaped from a reservation.
Always Pardners
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,760. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
In the old west and even in today's time frame you will still find some people that are partners. Some of the partnerships last a short while with others from the time they are first made until the after life. The characters in this novel are factious names but the two men are buried side by side with the remarks still readable on the tombstone.