Fiction » Western

Mail Order Bride: The Overweight Woman Grows Ripe Tomatoes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: American English. Published: January 24, 2016 by Lisa Castillo-Vargas. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Western
An overweight woman from Maine decides to become a mail order bride to a farmer in California, because there are no suitors left where she lives. The widower with two children meets her at the train station and she thinks he is shocked by her weight, but he remains silent for a long time. She begins to love his children but worries that she will never be able to crack the farmer’s tough exterior.
Wes Crowley and the Bank Robbers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Western
Not long after Wes Crowley is promoted to corporal, as he's leaving the Amarillo Inn one morning, three bank robbers back out of the bank across the street and directly into his lap. Not a good place to be when you're on the wrong side of the law.
Saving Egregio
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This short story is excerpted and adapted from the novel Leaving Amarillo, the fourth novel in the Wes Crowley series. Western Z Crowley has left the Rangers and is searching for his errant lifelong friend, Otis "Mac" McFadden. As he's riding from El Paso to Las Cruces late one night, would-be banditos are lying in wait. Wes solves the current situation in a manner not entirely expected.
Wish It Away
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jeb hated Thanksgiving, because his family always made the holidays hard. It hadn't always been that way, though, because when he was younger, Thanksgiving was a golden occasion filled with love and food and warmth. Someday, he hoped, he would finally achieve his dream of becoming a cowboy and spending his holidays in the canyon or on the range. Then, he might really have reason to be thankful.
Black Knife
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Western
Doc Jacobi, a Civil War veteran surgeon, travels the territory providing medical services between the Noel mountain range and Sessions River Indian territory where he faces two killers, renegade Indians and a rogue marshal.
Thunder in Colby - Michelle Tanner Going West - Part Four
Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West, Book 4. Price: $1.34 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
In this fourth installment of the Going West series, Michelle Tanner and her group of travelers continue west. On the journey, young Sarah falls ill, forcing the travelers to divert to Colby for her to recover. While there, Michelle quickly makes a friend and shortly after, two outlaws arrive in the town with trouble on their minds. And when it all comes to a head, thunder erupts in Colby.
Mac-Coy Ou les Aventures Délirantes D'un Cow-boy Excentrique
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: French. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Western
Découvrez les aventures incroyables d'un cow-boy excentrique. Des foules de rires à n'en plus finir, car ce cow-boy, au demeurant peu gâté sur le plan intellectuel, va nous entraîner dans une série d'histoires totalement rocambolesques. Découvrez vite tout l'humour de l'Ouest américain.
Incident at Diamond Springs
Price: Free! Words: 12,570. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
When his stagecoach is caught between an outlaw militia and a band of renegades, a veteran driver must figure out how to save his passengers and the lone survivor of a massacred way station.
The Unfortunate Life of Thomas Mercer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Thomas Mercer, preacher, is staggering down the road holding his gut. As he mulls his distant childhood and his more recent life, he reaches some conclusions, or does he? It's difficult to tell as he wrests his mind from the silly to the serious to give his death the dignity it deserves.
Coralín
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Romance » Western
This is a love story set in Mexico in the late 1800s. Being a lawman takes a toll that former Texas Ranger Wes Crowley knows all too well. He's settled with the notion that he will live and die alone to avoid bringing harm to those he might have loved. But Coralín Martinez de Silva is a force of nature, and she has ideas of her own.
The Brief, Happy Career of Judas Talbot, Circuit Riding Preacher
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Western
Judas Talbot, the 22 year old youngest of the Talbot boys in the 1860s Texas panhandle, mistakes the primal urges in his gut for a calling to preach the gospel. He hits the circuit where he finds the women amenable and the men bad shots. Thankfully. If you enjoy laugh-out-loud humor, come along.
The Road to Amarillo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This is a short story culled from the forthcoming prequel to The Wes Crowley Trilogy. In "The Road to Amarillo," 17 year old Mac and 16 year old Wes witness a small troop of Texas Rangers taking care of business. Mac decides he has to become a Ranger, and Wes goes along. In this one, we get to meet Mac's father.
Western Stories: Four Tales of the West
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Western Stories: Four Tales of the West, by best-selling author Marsha Ward. This short story collection includes newly edited editions of Cottonwood Cowboys, The Usual Game, War Party, and No More Strangers.
Last Raid on Amarillo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Western
This is a western short story in the Wes Crowley series of novels and stories. Texas Ranger Western Z Crowley has always been able to separate the personal from the professional. He's always done his job, even to ushering out the end of an era. But now a new menace has surfaced, and it will test even Wes' firm resolve.
Trains
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Western
In the late 1800s, trains bring with them a sense of mystery and comfort. For Corinne, they also bring Silas. When Corinne meets Silas the first time, she surprises him. When they meet again, she surprises herself. Finally learning the truth might bring the greatest surprise of them all.
Dust and Worms
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Western
The bank job went bad. The desperados managed to ride out of town, chased by lawmen's lead and curses. Their journey into terror has only begun. As Clance and his thieves delve deeper into the wilderness, they soon discover weirdness and death rides with them...
Hangman’s Knot - Michelle Tanner Going West - Part Three
Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West, Book 3. Price: $1.34 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
Part Three of the Michelle Tanner Going West series. While delivering the outlaw Captain Edward Powers to the Law at Larned, Kansas, the group of travelers witnesses a hanging that goes horribly wrong. Musing on the fate of the condemned causes Powers to wonder if his own hanging might similarly be bungled. Meeker assures him that no Hangman could botch two hangings in a row. Or could he?
Ambush at Kansas City - Michelle Tanner Going West - Part One
Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,830. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Michelle Tanner, a fiery red head who wants more out of life heads west into a new frontier. After a chance encounter with the lawman and living legend, Joseph Nathan Meeker, he becomes her mentor. After telling her he doesn't want to be sending a letter to her Pa explaining how she was killed killed, Michelle realizes life in the west may be a whole lot more difficult than she ever imagined.
Claim 227
Price: $1.34 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A nervous hand trembled as it reached into the cold water, before pulling the nugget the size of his hand from the flowing stream. He knew as soon as he touched it what it was. He felt exhilarated at the sheer size of the mineral. The gold warmed from his touch, feeling heavy and living in his calloused hand. Perhaps this was where the fever comes from. Gold fever.
The Ranger and the Dukes Daughter
Series: A Texas Family Rising, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Western
Katharina, the Duke's beautiful daughter found her true love. She and her maid, Sheba,were rescued by Texas Ranger Captain John Haley and his Texas Rangers from being slaves of the great Comanche War Chief Great Eagle.