Fiction » Literature » Western

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.
The Highbenders
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,180. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Mitch Blaine, a bitter man with a reputation as a gunslinger is on the run from his past. Just when things seem to be settling down and making a turn for the better, the reason for Mitch's bitterness re-enters his life in the form of a former lover. He finds himself squarely on the horns of an emotional and ethical dilemma, and in the gun sights of an outlaw gang all at the same time.
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
One Foot in the Stirrup
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Western
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
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Shalako Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
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
Don't Poke the Bear!
Price: Free! Words: 41,850. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The second book in the Emmett Love western adventure series. After the former gunslinger and prostitute open a saloon in Dodge City, Kansas, Emmett kills a man in self-defense and winds up inheriting a dancing bear. But that surprise pales in comparison to the secret his witchy friend, Rose, has been keeping from him since the day they met...
The Owen Family Saga Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 30,480. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » 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
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
Apache Tears
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,780. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
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
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,850. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: 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
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.
Pariah's Moon
Series: The Pariah of Verigo, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,550. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Book One of The Pariah of Verigo series. Branded on his face and exiled following his forbidden affair with the Princess of Aelfland, Elven soldier Giele seeks redemption on the frontier across the ocean, but even fleeing half a world away isn’t far enough to escape the troubles that follow a marked man.
Danny
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,650. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: 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
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