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The Unfortunate Life of Thomas Mercer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Thomas Mercer, preacher, is staggering down the road holding his gut. As he mulls his distant childhood and his more recent life, he reaches some conclusions, or does he? It's difficult to tell as he wrests his mind from the silly to the serious to give his death the dignity it deserves.
Coralín
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Romance » Western
This is a love story set in Mexico in the late 1800s. Being a lawman takes a toll that former Texas Ranger Wes Crowley knows all too well. He's settled with the notion that he will live and die alone to avoid bringing harm to those he might have loved. But Coralín Martinez de Silva is a force of nature, and she has ideas of her own.
The Gun of Our Maker
Price: Free! Words: 62,470. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Arizona, 1877: a man on horseback scales the forests of the Mogollon Rim. He is searching for Bill Hawken, a renowned gunsmith, to build his instrument of vengeance. Vivian Culhane is far from a typical hero. Crippled by a childhood illness, he is weak, blind – yet unstoppable. His gun will be known across the Old West - a revolver that produces red smoke, with a thirst for justice.
To Swallow the Earth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,310. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Karl Beckstrand. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A man and a woman, each searching for missing family members, clash amid a Nevada silver rush scheme that leaves both unsure who to trust--and scrambling to stay alive.
The Brief, Happy Career of Judas Talbot, Circuit Riding Preacher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Western
Judas Talbot, the 22 year old youngest of the Talbot boys in the 1860s Texas panhandle, mistakes the primal urges in his gut for a calling to preach the gospel. He hits the circuit where he finds the women amenable and the men bad shots. Thankfully. If you enjoy laugh-out-loud humor, come along.
On the Rocks
Series: Spirit Animal. Price: Free! Words: 55,260. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Wickedly funny and unabashedly smartass, Annie will rock your world. Barbara Neville's Spirit Animal series is not what you would expect. It’s all about Cowboys and Injins. It’s told by a tough cowgirl. It takes place in the twenty-sixth century. It may be the future, but our cowboys ride horses as they explore a new planet. They live by wilderness rules. But, outlaws don't follow rules.
The Road to Amarillo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This is a short story culled from the forthcoming prequel to The Wes Crowley Trilogy. In "The Road to Amarillo," 17 year old Mac and 16 year old Wes witness a small troop of Texas Rangers taking care of business. Mac decides he has to become a Ranger, and Wes goes along. In this one, we get to meet Mac's father.
Western Stories: Four Tales of the West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Western Stories: Four Tales of the West, by best-selling author Marsha Ward. This short story collection includes newly edited editions of Cottonwood Cowboys, The Usual Game, War Party, and No More Strangers, bundled for you at a reduced price.
A Stampede of Westerns - A Fourteen Novel Bundle of Traditional and Weird Westerns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 785,960. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Western
A Stampede of Westerns features fourteen novels, novellas, and collections of the old west. Some are mysteries, some are traditional westerns, and a couple are Weird Westerns, but all are chock-full of cowboys, horses, guns and adventure from some of the western genre's best-selling authors.
God's Earth: The Life of John Stuart Tapscott in the Great American West: Part 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,640. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
John Stuart Tapscott, after service to the Confederacy, heads westward to find a life that doesn't resemble a mockery of everything he's ever known. He finds himself an adopted member of a band of Osage that wandered to Texas. A series of events thereafter display the necessity to him of his leaving his new family, becoming a miner, scout, and vigilante, never forgetting the Osage or Virginia.
A Walk with Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: British English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Maise Howards wakes up in her bedroom to find Death leading her to the Halls of Judgement; in short time, she learns what Death really is and what lies ahead of her.
Last Raid on Amarillo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
This is a western short story in the Wes Crowley series of novels and stories. Texas Ranger Western Z Crowley has always been able to separate the personal from the professional. He's always done his job, even to ushering out the end of an era. But now a new menace has surfaced, and it will test even Wes' firm resolve.
Across the Barren Landscape, Vol. 1
Series: Barren Landscape, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by OctoberLeaves. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Five interconnected stories set in the Old West about the town of Barren Landscape, NM.
Across the Barren Landscape, Vol. 2
Series: Barren Landscape, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,700. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by OctoberLeaves. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
The second volume of short stories about the Old West, a group of gunslingers, and a mysterious poker game with a deadly prize.
Brothers of the Mountain: Pride of the Shawnee
Series: Brothers of the Mountain. Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The McCarty brothers have their sights set on America’s western frontier. Lucas wants to be a trapper and explorer while Henry rides along only to escape his former life. One man seeks adventure while the other man seeks peace within. But first, both must make it out of the mountains of eastern Kentucky with their lives intact, a feat that will be easier said than done.
Trains
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Western
In the late 1800s, trains bring with them a sense of mystery and comfort. For Corinne, they also bring Silas. When Corinne meets Silas the first time, she surprises him. When they meet again, she surprises herself. Finally learning the truth might bring the greatest surprise of them all.
Dust and Worms
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literature » Western
The bank job went bad. The desperados managed to ride out of town, chased by lawmen's lead and curses. Their journey into terror has only begun. As Clance and his thieves delve deeper into the wilderness, they soon discover weirdness and death rides with them...
Meet-Up with the Outlaw of Yester-Year?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Who is now the “Outlaw of Yester-Year” in our fantasies? Who are today’s Lewt McCanles (Gregory Peck) and Pearl Chavez (Jennifer Jones) of Duel in the Sun? (The story is also a play.)
To See the ... Canary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The canary “sealed” Julia Boggs Dent to Ulysses S. Grant (and Calamity Jane) and helped her “presage” during the Civil War. Marked by a “bad eye,” she had second sight, as was acknowledged during the Grants’ travels around the world.
William Colby: U. S. Marshal, Retired
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,140. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
William Colby just wanted to enjoy his retirement–but not only do thieves steal the money he meant to feather his nest with, they kill one of his friends during the robbery. Now, badge or not, he will not rest until he hunts them down… but those plans, and his life, are further complicated by the arrival of a fetching widow and her children to his ranch, and of swindlers trying to negate his deed.