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West of the Big River: The Ranger
By James J Griffin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Acclaimed author James J. Griffin, noted for his fine stories of the Texas Rangers, joins the West of the Big River stable with THE RANGER, a short novel featuring real-life Ranger Sergeant J.S. Turnbo. Tangling with rustlers, bank robbers, and road agents is all in a day's work for Turnbo as he fights to bring law and order to the area around Abilene and San Angelo, Texas.
The Ones that Need Killing
By Pete Clark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
The final chapter of Volume One features an epic quick draw tournament to the death. 16 men and women line up to kill one another for a ticket to “the game.” Introducing a number of odd and memorable characters, as well as expanding upon faces seen earlier in the series, this title is a violent display of the West at its most ferocious. We also see the true face of one maniacal gunslinger.
Grey Sky Spilling (Across the Barren Landscape,#4)
By Pete Clark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Two assassins are hired to kill Tall Dave. They enter town in the middle of the night, during a driving rainstorm, when they encounter a young girl named Kasey. Her grit and personality are both endearing and strange. With her help, they track down their target, but what darkness is to be found in a town where the rain and the night never seem to end?
The Flint and the Sword (Across the Barren Landscape, #3)
By Pete Clark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Revealing the history of the Man in the Green Hat. This tale gives a glimpse into the origin of the poker game and its prize from “Killing Dirty.” Featuring several previously seen characters, but focusing on the peculiar Cassian Maddux, a Welsh escape artist and master of the sleight of hand. Plot lines grow thicker as more questions appear. A crucial lynch pin in the series’ central storyline.
Agastache Cana (Across the Barren Landscape, #2)
By Pete Clark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
A chance meeting between a would-be doctor and a young Indian looking for a gift for his bride. Mistaken gunfire and a conversation show the truth behind the men. Set at the bottom of a narrow ravine, can these two enemies survive? Or will the landscape, their own hatred, or something else spell the end of them?
Across the Barren Landscape, Volume 1
By Pete Clark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Barren Landscape is just one town, but it defines an entire region. Follow an eclectic mix of characters as they navigate New Mexico en route to a mysterious game, whose prize strikes the imagination of the hard men and women of the land. A series of non-sequential, linked stories that tell the tales and fate of hired guns, quick draw artists, cutthroat businessmen, and simple townspeople.(Vol.1)
Lauren Greasewater's War
By Stephen Hirst
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,780. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A ruined shelter, a Native American woman and the force of the US government: the gunpowder that ignite Lauren Greasewater’s War. The story traces a woman’s quest from the streets of New York to the canyons of the Southwest finding her way back to her birthplace to reinvent herself as Lauren Greasewater. Caught between two worlds, she turns a cultural misunderstanding into an armed conflict.
A Disgrace to the Badge and other Western Stories
By Ed Gorman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,770. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
The Western Fictioneers Library is proud to present this powerful new collection of stories from one of the most acclaimed Western authors of all time. Ed Gorman's deeply moving stories of courage and tragedy in the Old West feature compelling writing, vivid characterization, and rawhide-tough authenticity.
Stampede at Rattlesnake Pass
By Clay More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
With her father murdered and her brother crippled by bushwhackers, half her herd stolen and her crew massacred by vicious rustlers, beautiful blond Elly Horrocks is going to have her hands full keeping the family ranch going. Veteran author Clay More spins a fast-paced Western adventure in STAMPEDE AT RATTLESNAKE PASS, another gun-swift novel from the Western Fictioneers Library.
West of the Big River: The Artist
By Jackson Lowry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Before he was a world-famous Western artist, Charles M. "Charlie" Russell was a horse wrangler on a ranch in Montana during the worst winter in that state's history. THE ARTIST is the latest volume in the popular West of the Big River series from the Western Fictioneers. Acclaimed author Jackson Lowry spins as entertaining a tale as any of those from Charlie Russell himself.
What's Up Kimosabe? The Lone Ranger Rides Again!
By Leni Matlin
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
From 1949-57 the Lone Ranger and Tonto rode the nation's airwaves keeping them safe and secure from all those who would threaten the peaceful and law abiding television-watching citizens of America. When the William Tell Overture came on and Silver reared up on his hind legs and the Ranger called out "Hi-yo Silver, away!" you knew one thing for sure: the bad guys were in for a royal rump thumping.
West of the Big River: The Avenging Angel
By Michael Newton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,060. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Award-winning author Michael Newton spins an action-packed, historically accurate yarn in THE AVENGING ANGEL, another exciting adventure west of the big river.
West of the Big River: The Lawman
By James Reasoner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
William M. "Bill" Tilghman had one of the most illustrious careers of any Old West lawman, serving as sheriff, town marshal, and deputy United States marshal in some of the toughest places west of the Mississippi. But he faced perhaps his greatest and most dangerous challenge when he rode alone into the wild Oklahoma Territory settlement of Burnt Creek on the trail of a gang of rustlers.
A Wind of Knives
By Snubnose Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A Wind of Knives is a 20,000 word novella about a quiet rancher in Civil War era Texas, Daniel Hays, who emerges from an alcohol-soaked haze to find his sole ranch hand (and lover) has been lynched—hanged by party or parties unknown. Left with virtually nothing but his failing ranch, Daniel takes it upon himself to seek out those responsible for his lover’s death.
20,000 Yards Across the Frontier
By Bart Cline
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
A lone gunfighter crosses the plains looking for a mysterious force which has been destroying farms and driving men insane, indians and settlers alike. But when he catches up to his quarry he finds himself at its mercy, and its creator at his throat. The Spaghetti Western meets 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
The Long Road to Sorrow (Sorrow #4)
By Jack Bates
Series: The Sheriff of Sorrow, Book 4. Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sheriff Cal Haskell goes rogue in his pursuit of the notorious man with a brass foot. A Long Road to Sorrow teams Cal with a determined agent of the legendary Coughlin Investigation Bureau and a crusty old trapper who knows how to rack beast or man. A show down with Jacob Langston at a disreputable sanatorium will reveal secrets Cal would have never expected to uncover. [A Novelette]
Red Ringer
By Dan Lombard
Price: Free! Words: 12,940. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
In the American Wild West of the late 19th century there were no credit cards and few bank accounts. But that did not mean there was no such thing as identity theft. It just made it a much more dangerous game.
Blackwell Chronicles Volume 1
By Troy D. Smith
Series: Blackwell Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,160. Language: American English. Published: June 7, 2013 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
~ 6 exciting Blackwell stories ~ The Blackwell Claim introduces the four Blackwell brothers: Max, Duke, Caleb, & Jake. Blackwell's Run, 1864, tells of Max in the US Calvary fighting Indians. The Stealing Moon, 1855, has Jake meeting a boy who's struggling to become a man. In Blackwell's Stand, 1864, Caleb faces a grizzly & more. The Windigo is about Max's son Billy in the Klondike Gold Rush.
Killing Dirty (Across the Barren Landscape #1)
By Pete Clark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jack Hemmingway rides into town with an invite that wasn't easy to get, but riding out may be even harder. In the first part of this series, visit Barren Landscape, a Western town that law forgot. The series will continue in late 2013.
Jimmy Weezer Is A Good Man
By Gerald Hartenhoff
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Pruitt Farm Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Jimmy Weezer is a good father and a loving husband. He is a man who believes in doing the right thing. He is a man of his word. He is a man who is slow to anger. He is a man you want on your side if the shit hits the fan. He is fast with a gun and great with his fists. Jimmy Weezer IS a good man.