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Grown Fast and Hard by James Calore
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Western
Life is full of twists and turns, as the saying goes, but you never know when that life-altering event is coming at you. Some twists can turn out very fortunate, while others ... let's just say, there are others you wished you hadn't had to endure. Life can be a tough teacher, and the test tougher yet. Grown Fast and Hard - A contemporary short story set in the American West.
West of the Texas Nebula by Lyndon Perry
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012 by ResAliens Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Western(4.75 from 4 reviews)
While honoring the visiting dignitaries from Tau Ceti, Sol’s Mayor, Wit Thomason, had a heart attack. He spent a good couple of minutes twitching on the floor, soiling his finest suit, right there in front of aliens, citizens, and everybody. It was only a matter of time before some gunslinger made a move to take over the job. If I wanted to save my skin, it was time for me to get out of Dodge.
The Steakhouse Cowboys by K. J. Ester
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Brett and Harry are cowboys in the truest sense of the word. They are hard, tough, and serious men who take their jobs and steaks serious.
All The Guns Of Scotland. by Dai Reid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Ray Jaxome. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Someone told a kid that I was the only one that could help him. They told him I am the only one stupid enough or brave enough, to save his father’s life. He’d just come here for somewhere safe to raise his kid, far away from his home in Scotland. But he hit gold, and now he is in more danger than ever. "All the guns of Scotland" is a 3200 word short story by Dai Reid.
The Undertaker by Dai Reid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by Ray Jaxome. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
You’re going after an old friend for the reward. He’s the Undertaker. One of the most dangerous criminals in the country, famous for being a crack shot, and utterly ruthless. You used to be in his gang. You think you have only one option. Kill or be killed. The Undertaker is a 2,500 word short story by Dai Reid.
Alpenglow by Kenneth Hoover
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Western
A brand new Haxan story! An ancient trapper named Cesar Coffin comes unannounced out of Taos, New Mexico into the grinding maelstrom of Haxan. He has fresh scalps hanging on saddle pommel…and an even darker secret hidden in the fragments of his soul as he seeks to destroy the demon who rules in Haxan: Marshal John Marwood.
Geppetto's Orphans by Kenneth Hoover
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Western(4.00 from 1 review)
In the quiet streets of Haxan, New Mexico, circa 1874, strange enigmatic statues of wooden Native Americans appear. Beautifully carved, with exquisite attention to detail, the statues rest on massive pedestals and cannot be moved. They are harbingers of The Emergence, a time when the Lost People will spill from the dark bowels of the earth and bring with them the end of the physical world.
Blood of the Lamb by Stephen Cote
Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
In the nineteenth century, Cain is a gunfighter known as a leading cause of ghost towns. His desire for a peaceful life is impossible given his inability to remember his sordid past. Now, his friends from a Palouse tribe have begged him to right a wrong brought about by the US Cavalry. Indebted to the tribes, Cain rides to confront the Cavalry. And the demons of his past ride beside him.
The Man With No Face by Jake Bible
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Tortured, murdered and ready for revenge, The Man With No Face sets off across the West to find the Union soldiers that killed his kin and stole his skin! Nothing will stop him, nothing can stop him, for he has made a deal that will let him live forever. And he is willing to take that long, if need be, to track down his prey and end the evil that made him The Man With No Face.
Golden Vengeance by Terry Compton
Series: Lucky Dawson, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
Lucky Dawson knew that he should have just kept on riding. How could a little conversation, a meal and a card game lead to a hanging. His hanging to be exact. In 1875, Montanans didn't like card cheats but he wasn't one. He was just, well, lucky. The other players didn't think so and that started the ordeal.
Sheriff Gregg & The Righteous Widow by Hank Florentine McLoskey
Series: Sheriff Gregg, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western(3.00 from 1 review)
Hester Jones is a new arrival in Butterfield, a respectable widow who's inherited a farm up in the Smoky Hills. But is she all that she seems? The third short story in the 'Sheriff Gregg' series.
Homer Bolton: The Sheriff of Duncan Flats by Mark Goodwin
Price: Free! Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western(3.00 from 1 review)
Here is the first person narrative of Homer Bolton. Follow Homer as he starts out on his father's cattle ranch, then becomes a Deputy in Broken Hearts before becoming the first Sheriff of Duncan Flats. It is meant to be a light read and should take about 60 minutes.
Battle For No Man's Land by Terry Compton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
Slim Raymond had a good business and a good wife but he couldn't measure up to his father-in-law. He talked his wife into moving to a new land where the land was free for the taking. The only problem was holding on to it. If Mother Nature or the insects or the animals didn't try to get it back, there were the Road Trotters. They were the worst animals of all.
The Vengeance Quilt by DeAnna Knippling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Horror » General
God’s work weighs on Sebastian, a new priest, harder than most. But dealing with demons is his penance, and God never makes a burden harder than you can carry. Or so he believes when the rivalry between two of his parishioners spirals into the supernatural. A Weird West story set on the Great Plains in the 1960s.
Six Ways of Dyin' by A.L. Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The sheriff of a small town must pay for the life that he ruined many years ago. The past has returned and it will settle for nothing less than blood.