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Cinch Up Your Saddle--and Ride!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
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
One Foot in the Stirrup
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of nine western stories, ranging from gunfights to romance. Men and women alike have enjoyed these selections. Each story has the features of good western writing—a clearly etched setting, memorable characterization, an original storyline, and a lively writing style. These are selections to read more than once.
The Doña
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Shalako Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
She to California as a young bride in an arranged marriage. Now she owns seventy-five square miles of property bordering the Mokelumne River where gold has been discovered. They want her land and will stop at nothing, even if it means her murder. Mitchell’s research of the customs and traditions of the mining towns and the ranchos gives The Doña authenticity.” The Modesto Bee
The Owen Family Saga Sampler
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Price: Free! Words: 30,500. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(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
Western Hospitality
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Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Don't take your eye off a country girl...
Astra The Witch
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Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Told through the eyes of an old western criminal, Astra the witch is raging havoc on a town which hates her.
The Usual Game
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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
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?
Trail Drive
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,850. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
By the end of the Civil War jobs were a thing of luxury if you had one which paid money. The men returning from the war found their lives disrupted, families starving or dead. There was where the markets were for a country which had a need for beef. This is the story of one man who took an old Osage Indian for his word of “All ways help others and they will help you.”
The Last Defenders
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,900. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: 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.
Ghost Dance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,030. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
John Galley is a bounty hunter with a problem. He has been walking a trail of death stretching from Canada to the untamed West in an attempt to forget his dark past. When Sarah Clinton hires him to avenge the death of her father by killing the outlaw Red McCready, Galley accepts the job immediately. But he must face his dark past before he takes the final steps along the killing trail.
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?
Mfalme Lia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: Swahili. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
"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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
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?
Horse Trader
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,250. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
The horse traders that would lie to you about the health or what was not straightforward about an animal were the kind that did not have much of a repeat of customers. Word would get out on the trader and not many people would be trading or buying a horse from this type of trader.
Nights Of Terror
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,300. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
“Nights of Terror” A woman of Hugoton, a one horse town, on the Kansas plains tried to help two small Indian children. They died of lung fever in her home. Then the nights of terror started. After dark the town was afraid to go out at night for when someone did, they died. The
Never Too Late
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,810. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Never Too Late Finding out his brother had been hung as a horse thief; Jim went to find out who had framed his brother. Several men had formed a grange. They were determined to take over the cattle range of the Box L ranch. The lady and her brother were trying to run the ranch when her brother was bushwhacked. Then the cattle were being brazenly stolen by the grange members.