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Under Nebraska Skies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
"I witnessed Earl Lasher's outbursts many times and tolerated them until I witnessed him kill a whiskey drummer in Ogallala. Then I watched as he rode off without me. His speed with a gun and killings followed him to every town he visited. Five years later we would meet again. I did not cherish that thought. I had no choice. This would be the hardest thing I've done in my life." - Calvin Hawk
Journal Of An Oobax Cowboy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The year is 4011 and a young graduate keeps a journal as he completes his internship at one of the vast American oobax ranches.
Buffalo Brown's Hunt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
When 2 local children turned up missing, the local town called on a man who'd once tracked Geronimo for the Army. Everyone thought a local troubled teen, an Indian named Jingles had taken them since he was also missing. It became more than a hunt for Buffalo Brown. It became a rescue mission.
Last Car For This Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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 Downfall of Ross Dent
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
The sensation of flying was wonderful. Arms out-flung and back arched, Ross Dent flew to meet the clouds. The flight came to a sudden stop as he thudded to the ground. Busting broncs was his job, if it didn’t kill him. He wanted to scream and lay there, until he saw her. A beautiful young woman, blond-haired and blue-eyed, smiled at him. Had he died and gone to heaven after all?
Idol Hands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Cargo Pilot Rosco Little just wanted to make his run and get paid; not run for his life. Just looking at the girl, he knew she would bring him no end of trouble. But having seen her, it was far too late. And the gods always require a sacrifice. This is the first in a series of rollicking space adventures for Cargo Pilot Rosco Little. Cover by Rob Kelly
Blackwell's Run
Series: Blackwell Chronicles, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
The Blackwell Series - Max Blackwell is a Sergeant in the US Calvary. Then Company C is assigned a new Lieutenant - one interested only in glory and following his personal vision. After watching many of his men die due to the commanding officer's disregard of rules and common sense, will Blackwell agree to a mutiny? And if so, what will the long-term results be?
The Mighty Peculiar Incident at Muddy Creek
Series: The Muddy Creek Tales, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.67 from 3 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.
Coyote Springs
Series: Desert Springs, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011 by Wavelength Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Horror » General
In Spanish California in the 1830s, a young corporal arrives to investigate his cousin's disappearance, and discovers a truth more horrible than he could imagine.
Milagro Springs
Series: Desert Springs, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011 by Wavelength Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
When outlaw Mose Bell finds a dying woman at his hideout, he is faced with a decision that will change three lives, including his own.
Big John : The Hick from Hell - Southern Fried Gothic Western Horror Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011 by Alex Severin. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Horror » General
Four Weird Western Horror Stories...from the South! Big John is a black hat-wearing, six-shooter packing, moonshine drinking, lying son of a bitch, who resides in a cowless backwater in Mississippi. Did I mention that Big John looks a lot like Gary Coleman? Approximately 9,550 words.
Cinch Up Your Saddle--and Ride!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author, Fiction » Literature » Western
A Collection of Ranch Verse -- "Laurie Wagner Buyer's poetry varies some from the more traditional cowboy poets who favor folklore and storytelling. Laurie's work is based on personal experience. It's all about the connection between each person and the land and the people around her. That is what poetry is to Laurie, a landscape of life on the land..." Mona Neeley, Colorado Country Life
Western Hospitality
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Don't take your eye off a country girl...
The Usual Game
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The Usual Game: a short story set in early-day Jerome, Arizona. Verl might not make it home to Phoenix this weekend. His landlord is stuck in Happy Sam's usual poker game, and it looks like he's losing his entire savings. "Marsha Ward has the ability to grab readers by the lapels, yank them into her stories, and make them care deeply about her characters." ~Phyllis Dugan, Writer
The Last Defenders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Horror » General
During General Woll's invasion of Texas the phrase 'Remember the Alamo' is a powerful bond for some of those who face him and his army at the Battle of Salado Creek.
Three stories From the Northwest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,900. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
A lynching, a tricky horse deal, and a desperate robbery...adventure stories set in the early days of Washington state.
Mfalme Lia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: Swahili. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Mfalme Lia, tafsiri ya hadithi ya Kiswahili ya hadithi ya 'King Lear', kama ilivyosimuliwa upya na Charles na Mary Lamb, toka kwa tamthiliya iliyotungwa na William Shakespeare. Hadithi za Uswahilini. * King Lear, 'Tales from Shakespeare' Swahili translation.
The Prodigal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
Stomp Hale needs a favor and Ness Havelock is the man he asks. A gang of outlaws have to be tracked down. But Stomp has a bad feeling about this one. Havelock backed Stomp before and knows this must be serious business. He grabs his gear, kisses his wife, and joins the manhunt. Then Stomp reveals one more fact that makes this job different from all the rest. (Bonus Sections included)
Unwanted Reputation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
"The bad thing about being fast with a gun is there's always someone who wants to see if he's faster. My day started like that, and it doesn't look to get any better. This unwanted reputation sure draws attention. Walk with me for a day and see what I mean." – Lance Kelly
Rose of Durango
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
Good-natured Jimmy Clevis has a knack for finding people. Magdalena, his girlfriend, has a cousin who disappeared after seeking work at a ranch farther north. Jimmy travels north and pokes around under the guise of looking for work. Will he find Magdalena's cousin, the one they call Rose of Durango, or will he only find trouble?