Books tagged: west

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Short Takes
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This book is three stories: The Homeplace: The boys tell Clint he'll enjoy the "home" in Houston. But, they didn't tell him at first that he'd have to give up his dog. Maude's Place: Maude wants so much to make a good impression on her family from "back east." But her cafe and its clientele are most unimpressive. India Rope Trick: A rodeo roper's fame & fortune rest in his magical catch rope.
With My Dad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Ten-year-old Todd is going with his dad while his dad goes hunting. It is the longest, hardest, and most memorable day of his life.
Missions of California, William Henry Hudson, 1901
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1901, Stanford Professor of English Literature , William Henry Hudson published his book on the history of the founding of the twenty-one missions in California by Father Junipero Serra, a Spanish Franciscan friar. Linda Pendleton has written a new Introduction to the book, and her photograph is on the bookd cover.
MOVIE WESTERNS Hollywood Films the Wild, Wild West
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,450. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A feast of entertainment for western fans, this mammoth book details not only typical Ranch Night films like Riders of Destiny, In Old Monterey and Duel at Silver Creek, but the big "A" entries: The Searchers, The Spoilers, San Antonio, Big Country, etc. In all, 174 films are examined and reviewed. They include all the top box-office stars: Autry, Rogers, Wayne, Scott, Boyd, Holt, Maynard, Dix.
La Cresta de las Sandias
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 88,280. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011 by Sam Warren. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Jim Rayburn was the Texas Ranger assigned to the bad lands of west Texas from down by Alpine up past Mr. Lubbock's range. His wife was killed by a complete bad boy named Billy Blue Eyes. The gun fight in the middle of town was what Jim hoped it would be. He'd gotten through a year or more of drunk trying to forget the loss, but hadn't. Billy Blue Eye's death would be the only thing to save Jim.
The Possie from Texas
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 64,320. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Sam Warren. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The blood was everywhere. The man they hung for the murder escaped and went to Mexico. The young man who helped him was a stranger in town. How did all these things come together to solve one of the oddest things to ever happen in Sabana Pass? And how did the Marshal afford that brand new Duryea? Turn of the century is only a few years off and this is the most important case in this city's life.
The Rule of Gold
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Leonard Ganley rides into the town of Sommerset with a whirlwind of rumour trailing in his wake. Some say he is a US marshal others that he is a bounty hunter. Few however would argue his reason for being there. Lukas Grove. A man who holds Sommerset in the palm of his hand and a man whose past is about to catch up with him.
Call from the Wild
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Neil's world, there are miniature seeing-eye horses, service pigs, stock-guarding llamas, and bred-up Siamese guard cats—because in Neil's world, dogs were never domesticated, and never will be. But it seems no one's asked the dogs what they think... An alternate history story, originally published by DAW in ReVisions.
Oregon City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,780. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Anne arrives in Oregon, her life is turned upside when she discovers that the man she loves is married to someone else.
Follow The Sun
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 59,720. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » General
In the early1800s, Sean Eaton is forced to flee Ireland. Arriving in Boston with nothing but the clothes on his back, he is forced into servitude. Escaping, Sean heads west in search of freedom, and falls in love with a Mohegan girl. Together they follow the sun in search of a place where they can raise their family in freedom and offer their children a better future.