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The Complete Owen Family Saga
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 404,300. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Western
The Complete Owen Family Saga is a Chronological Box Set of the five novels within: Gone for a Soldier, The Man from Shenandoah, Spinster's Folly, Ride to Raton, and Trail of Storms. Join Rod and Julia Owen, their sons, daughters, and neighbors in Colorado Territory and beyond for action, adventure and romance in 19th Century America.
Mei Ling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,510. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
This yarn relates the life of an early Chinese farm girl sold into slavery by her father. Women in China held little value and a pregnant prostitute was worth even less. Mei Ling became the first woman to receive an experimental tubule ligation. Brought to America by an American sea captain, Mei ling executed three countrymen and became a wealthy merchant in a North Idaho Gold town.
Ruby
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,030. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Ruby, an independent frontier woman, found fame and fortune in the business world of the late 1800’s using her intelligence, quick thinking and backbone. After conquering a small Northern Idaho river town, during the gold rush era, she moved to San Francisco formed an information network and went head-to-head with rough business cliques, interrupted a lumber monopoly and instigated a wine war.
Lorrenda
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,020. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Following the death of her lawyer father, nineteen-year-old Lorrenda became Benton’s only lawyer. Aided by Sheriff Bert Malcom’s she became an accurate rifle and pistol shot, with two notches. Lorrenda was instrumental in changing a railroad’s land purchasing system and tracked down the man responsible for destruction of property, mass murder and sinking a train.
Kate
Price: Free! Words: 60,640. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Western
(4.33)
Kate was born, post Civil War, in Western Appalachia. Turning eighteen, tragedy forced her to face the world alone. A Bounty Hunter introduced her to a world populated by trains, hotels, steamships, fashionable clothes, society and tracking dangerous felons. Kate is a strong lady in all aspects of her life, willing to break cultural codes on how women were obliged to deport themselves.
Trail of Storms
Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,730. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
(4.00)
Book 5: The Owen Family Saga. Jessie Bingham put heartbreak away to tend to her sister's needs, but when she settled for second best in love, she didn't know James Owen would come back into her life. Award-winning author Marsha Ward reunites Jessie and James in a bewildering tangle of values, emotions and high adventure. Rape scene and Mormon beliefs included.
Ride to Raton
Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
(4.25)
Book 4: The Owen Family Saga. James Owen leaves home to make a new life for himself, and discovers that post-Civil War Colorado is a dangerous place for an ex-Confederate. He meets beautiful young Amparo Garcés, who came from Santa Fe to marry a stranger, and a twist of fate changes their lives forever.
The Man from Shenandoah
Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,250. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
(4.67)
Book 2: The Owen Family Saga. Returning from the Civil War, Carl Owen finds the farm ruined and his father set to leave Virginia. Then Carl falls in love, and he battles a band of outlaws, a prairie fire, blizzards, a trackless waterless desert, and his own brother—all for the hand of feisty Ellen Bates.