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Death At A Hell's Angels' Funeral: Driving Past The Memories (Essay)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
With hundreds of police officers lining the street across from the cemetery on one side, and 3,000 Hell's Angels attending a funeral and a shooting at the same service inside the cemetery, the resulting traffic jam between the two sides made for an interesting Saturday afternoon on 10/15/2011. (A 3,730-word essay.)
A Cowboy Named Emmet: A Death Song of a Son Who Missed the West
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by XSG Media. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A Cowboy Named Emmet is a book about a cowboy who saw the early to mid-20th century changes that came to the west he loves as the California he was raised in becomes fenced in.
Tales of Carbons Creek
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,840. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Carbons Creek is a small fictional Western Town with a variety of residents The stories take place in the period after the Civil War. This book contains twelve short, short stories about Carbons Creek. Foremost among the residents is Sarah who inherited the local newspaper when her Uncle Jake was killed. Different characters often narrate the stories which are sometimes told in dialect.
Dead Cherokee Joe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Years after a desperado was gunned down outside the tiny town of Alvarez, someone is murdering those who slew him. Deputy Marshal Jed Sider is on the job, but soon realizes the desperado might not be dead after all. Or worse, he might be dead, and is back for vengeance. "Dead Cherokee Joe" is a short story of approximately 4,100 words.
The Devil's Justice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,800. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by Monogram Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Vengeance is the Devil's Justice! When Jace Carlin's family is killed by drunken marauders, he goes on aquest for vengeance until he settles the score. With his mission complete, he finds no satisfaction in what he has done. He is alone and haunted by the violence and killing he has left behind him. When a brewing range war draws him into taking sides, he once again takes up his gun to kill.
Confederate Resurrection
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,900. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When a twenty year old plot to restart the Civil War over again resurfaces, Orvil Ketchum finds himself forced right in the middle...and on the other side.
Seven Sacred Directions: A Native American Message of Transformation
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Henschel Haus Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book tells the story of Singing Man, using the Seven Sacred Directions (east, south, west, north, Earth, Self, Creator) of Native American tradition, to describe his path from self-abuse to survival and thriving. It includes exercises to bring home these principles and incorporate these practices into one's daily life.
Godfrey: Book One
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Price: Free! Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
The year is 1920 and Godfrey Leduc has a difficult decision to make. Stay on the family farm in rural Quebec or make the move out West and start his own? Family, love, and a bit of humour set against the backdrop of post-WWI Canada make this semi-biographical work an entertaining read for all ages.
High Plains Drifter (short story)
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This story is about a conversation between a hitchhiker and a truck driver. It was originally published by Ethos Magazine in 1995.
The Sacrifice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
When a lone wolf stalks the farm, homesteader Emmaline Johnston fears he'll kill the animals. She realizes too late it's not the animals he's after but her son. How far will she go to save her only child?