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Point Panic by James Hold
Series: The Yegua Kid. Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Western(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A thief, a killer, a wandering legend, and a witch's curse come together on a stormy mountain top... And the Yegua Kid must somehow make sense of it all.
Wipe Out by James Hold
Series: The Yegua Kid. Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Western(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Sometimes the strangeness that follows the Yegua Kid crosses the border into neighboring states. Here we have a cowboy town on the Texas-Oklahoma line, an Indian girl looking for work, a bigoted oilman, a shaman out to avenge his people, and the Yegua Kid caught in the middle of it all.
Guest Ranch by Don Hoglund
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Guest Ranch is a short story about a couple visiting a Guest Ranch. They meet a trail guide who is also a storyteller who tells them a tale of the Old West. The husband is in a bad mood over a traffic fine and he is slow to become receptive.
Open Hands by Travis Herche
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.
A Lesson for Us All by Zach Neal
Series: The Marshall Mike Baxter Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A lonely old prospector is found dead in his own doorway, shot with his own gun. Lambert had few friends and even less money. Word is, he didn’t have an enemy in the world. Marshall Mike Baxter isn’t buying it—not until he knows a lot more about poor old Lambert. A short story in the classic Western tradition.
Jake Cleary and the Colorado Reckoning by Michael Westborn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » 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.
Puma Son of Mountain Lion by William Wayne Dicksion
Series: Sagebrush, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,670. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » 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.
Fools Rush Inn by Elizabeth Rowan Keith
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Western(5.00 from 2 reviews)
There is nothing quite like the moment when a vehicle comes to rest after spinning off the road. What comes next? In this case the driver spends the winter in an isolated mountain inn. Set to the theme of a tale from antiquity, this story follows the residents of the inn through a season of compassion, acceptance, frailty, and fun.
Beauties & Bullets. by Von Kambro
Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Two Desert Cats fight over the only man in town, but he plays his cards right and dodges their bullets and eventually escapes.
Pony Beads. by Von Kambro
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Western(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After trading a gun for some Pony Beads, a cowboy learns their true value when combined with his good nature.
Last Car For This Time by Dean Wesley Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When men start getting run over by slow-moving train cars in a gold rush town in the mountains of Idaho, Marshal Duster Kendal must solve the murders. But there might not be a motive besides the fact that Duster Kendal lives. Duster knows exactly what to do about that. And he needs to do it fast before things get much, much worse.
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 » 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
The Long Ride by Olin Thompson
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Sam Warren. Categories: Fiction » Western(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Kid Lay by Boyd Neisler
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western(5.00 from 1 review)
A young man fancying himself a gunfighter comes to town to make a name and reputation for himself by calling out the sheriff. The resultant gunfight will give Kid Lay a new alias. perhaps not to his liking.
Beneath the Canyons (Daughter of the Wildings #1) by Kyra Halland
Series: Daughter of the Wildings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,940. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Western(5.00 from 1 review)
Silas Vendine, mage and bounty hunter, is on the hunt for renegade mages. Lainie Banfrey, a rancher's daughter, could end up on the wrong end of a hanging rope If anyone finds out that she's a mage. Togther, they must stop the renegade mage who is tearing Lainie's hometown apart before the dark power he has unearthed destroys everyone who makes the Wildings their home.
Blood Money - The Collected Placido Geist Bounty Hunter Stories by David Edgerley Gates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Simon Straw smiled. It was a disarming smile, almost apologetic. It wasn’t meant to give insult. His stance was relaxed, practically nerveless, none of his muscles tensed, his hands at his sides, the elbows slightly bent, like a man ready to pick up a glass. His gun was worn high on the hip, a .44 Remington single-action. “I’m here for you, old man,” he said to Placido Geist.
Buck Johnson: Trailing the Herd by Wyatt McLaren
Series: Buck Johnson, Book 3. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Buck, Snort, and Skeeter are still trailing a herd of dragons to Skrintax in hopes of selling them for enough to get off Terul and maybe get better pay, easier work, and something to drink. But the obstacles keep mounting – including a tcheka-smoking interlude, hungry dragons, insolent Terullians, and . . . well, you’ll see