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Sagebrush
By William Wayne Dicksion
Price: Free! Words: 84,280. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
0.25 star(4.20 from 10 reviews)
Still half asleep, Michael looked up at his parents sitting on the buckboard of their covered wagon and saw an arrow penetrate his father's chest. Then he saw his mother being dragged from the wagon by two Indians. His mother fell from the wagon and disappeared from his sight and from his life forever. Now he was all alone.
The Blackwell Claim
By Troy D. Smith
Series: Blackwell Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
GOLD... Seeking a fortune from a pile of rocks or out of a streambed. Men from all walks of life are digging and panning for gold in the West and the Blackwell brothers are no different. But along with gold mining comes rough towns like Grizzly Gulch, fighting the elements, and claim jumpers. Raised tough in the hills of Tennessee, are the Blackwell brothers up to the challenges of prospecting?
Burning Bridges
By Shiloh J. Manley
Price: $7.25 USD. Words: 107,880. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010 by Tiki Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Water Valley, Montana, 1896. Jenny's hasty decision had changed her life from that of a pampered heiress, active in the social circles of Boston to an independent woman working as a school teacher in a small western town. Who could have guessed that the quick mind and fresh ideas of the new school teacher would cause one man to fall madly in love with her and another to go mad with hatred?
Blackwell's Stand
By Troy D. Smith
Series: Blackwell Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
What happens when a tough cowboy meets an ill-tempered grizzly bear? After trailing an outlaw, Caleb Blackwell is deep in Ute territory when he finds out. Alone, injured, and without supplies, how could the situation get any worse? A second bear and a band of Utes show him just how bad life can get.
Day of the Assassin
By Rye James
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
3 short stories from The Assassin Noose for an Assassin-A card game leads to Beck being thrown in jail with the intention of stringing him up. Or will they string up the wrong man? Revenge of the Assassin-Someone takes a shshot at Beck riding to the town of Everwood. Beck goes to town and is forced into a deadly showdown. Assassin's Day-Beck's summoned to town to avenge a raped prostitute
Beyond the Pass
By W. James Stoness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,410. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
In the second book of the Sykes Saga, Matt establishes a mountain ranch, and must hold it against predators, and rustlers. How can Matt protect his place and his loved ones from a threat he doesn’t even know exists? Come with him as unexpected help arrives at his side. But will it be enough? Only time and the smell of gunsmoke will tell.
The Deadly Trail of Gold
By W. James Stoness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
This is a story of a young trapper's quest for a cache of Spanish gold hidden the southwestern USA. Matt’s life becomes more complicated by the unexpected discovery of the woman of his dreams caught up in the schemes of a blackguard crook and his gang. With two outlaw gangs seeking his demise an early winter blizzard doesn’t increase his chances for survival. A tale of romance.
Escape From the Noose
By W. James Stoness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,080. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Young Mark Kirkham was only looking for a job the day he was mistakenly chased and shot by Rangers for a stagecoach robbery in which he had no part. After being nursed back to health by a beautiful rancher’s daughter he goes in pursuit of the real robbers who had killed the passengers of the stagecoach. While in pursuit of the killers Mark meets a lovely young lady and confusion reins.
Absaroka
By Joan Bochmann
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 43,020. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
Matt Reed returns from Vietnam to his family's Wyoming ranch only to find it barren of cattle and his father defeated after losing his wife to cancer. Banker Paul Pringle, Matt's long time rival, is foreclosing on the ranch with plans to cash in on its mineral deposits. To save his ranch, Matt must raise a lot of money fast. A lovely neighbor, a Crow Indian, and a wild horse herd help him.
Swinging From the Cottonwoods
By W. James Stoness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,840. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Brian Cole returns to his Uncle’s ranch after a long absence to find him murdered. While trying to solve the mystery, his own life is saved by a young lady, but things are complicated when he falls in love with two girls. Combined with plenty of action, frontier justice, and romance, the novel is also enhanced by vivid descriptions of the western landscape.
Ghostslinger
By Mark Stucky
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jacob Remington had gunned down many men, but he had never experienced such a challenge. Would he really meet his match in a mysterious old man who seemed strangely familiar...a man who knew so much about him...a man who claimed to know his future? Jacob's final gunfight would be like nothing he could have imagined.
The Trail Ends In Ouray
By W. James Stoness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,960. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
When Tex Hallman returns to town he thinks nothing will ever be the same again. A vicious gang has stolen his gold claim and controls the little mining town of Ouray. Two young ladies complicate his life just when he needs no other distractions. How can he recover his gold when there appears to be no one who will stand up to the killers? Only the use of hot lead and strong ropes will work.
Brothers in Arms
By Troy D. Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,900. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
The larger war over—the family war has only begun. Fate draws three brothers together again. A daring robbery, a bloody shootout, and a desperate trek through Indian Territory are just the beginning: Wade Qualls comes home—death and hell riding his coattails. Sam prepares to make his stand, his eye on a higher duty. Which brother will have the younger brother, Tim's loyalty, and Violet's love?
The Gallows Pole
By M. Shaunessy
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 35,140. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
When three friends arrive in Clayton, New Mexico, Their vacation turns south when Gabe is accused of murder. Now he faces the gallows pole unless his friends comes up with $1,000 within 4 days. Second Edition
Widow
By Kit Prate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A grief stricken woman walks the streets of town among the soldiers' widows, dark cloak a barrier to prying eyes. An Indian who massacred many of the "Blue Coats" is to be hanged today. What secret does the widow hide beneath her cloak?
Dangerous Ground
By Herb Marlow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,720. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
From the fired town marshal who stays on to foil a holdup, to a trapper who rescues an orphan boy, this collection is filled with Western heroes of the old breed. The reader can smell the gun smoke, and chuckle at a man who uses an old corset to beat a bully to the draw. Dangerous Ground is not merely a collection of eleven Western short stories, it is historical fiction at its best.
The People in Yonder
By Troy D. Smith
Series: Blackwell Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2010 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Two mountain men, Harry and Joe, stand before a strange phenomenon they found on the grassy plains–an aperture, a jagged hole in the sky. Is it an opening into another, evil dimension? The strange opening swirls with wild colors, and there are shadowy, demonic figures inside. One man is frightened, but one is mesmerized. And what does this have to do with the Battle of the Little Big Horn?
Tanner Oaks Texas Ranger
By WIll Welton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1974 I had the honor to be able to see a case containing the two of the badges mentioned in this novel. The original owner was long since dead and his granddaughter had them in her possession. She told me the stories of her grandfather and a friend of his, who also give a set of badges, which wore the badges during their life time and died with distinction and honors.
Run From A Hanging
By WIll Welton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,930. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
J.P. Daily was waiting to be hung for several citizens had been killed during the robberies that him and his gang had committed in New Mexico. While waiting, on a circuit judge to arrive, he came across an opportunity to escape. On the run, he holed up in a place to keep from freezing to death, and another opportunity came his way. He had a chance to change his life around and become law abiding.
Lee Garrett Bounty Hunter
By WIll Welton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
After the War Between the States was over Lee went home. Finding the man, he called Pa, killed by two men over horses. His Ma died shortly after him arriving home. Going to the sheriff and was told no one would go after the two men, he decided to get them himself. Getting into a grange war over homesteads and having a gunfight with the town toughs.