Books tagged: western american history

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The Clay Endures: Book 2 in The Clay Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,460. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
When her husband brings her to a lonely ridge north of the Santa Catalina Mountains near Tucson, Arizona, to start a cattle ranch in 1865, Esperanza Ramirez struggles to help him achieve his dream. Can she survive the desolation, the tragic loss of a child, her husband's indifference to her struggle, and an attack by outlaws? Will she know what to do when the Apache makes his move?
Hank of Twin Rivers, Book Three: Riding with the Wranglers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Seventeen -year-old Hank Heaton joins up with horse wranglers on their way to western Nebraska in search of wild mustangs. Hank claims and breaks his horse, Lady. He returns to Twin Rivers but finds Becca, his sweetheart, has been taken to Missouri by her father. Hank hires on with the wranglers to drive the horses to Texas. After the trail drive, Hank plans to head for Missouri to find Becca.
Hank of Twin Rivers, Book Two: The Eagle's Nest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,720. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Hank, sixteen, has settled with his Pa and Uncle Mac where the North and South Platte Rivers merge. Pa and Major Beams set up a trading post between the Mormon and Oregon Trails. Conflict arises between Pa and Hank when Pa remarries. Hank makes friends with a preacher’s daughter which does not set well with her father or Hank's stepmother. Hank runs away rather than go to an Eastern school.
Little Miss Sure Shot: Annie Oakley's World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,720. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
'little miss sure shot" re-creates the life of legendary sharpshooter annie oakley. the book is framed largely around actual events and timelines but imagines the places she saw, conversations she had and people she met. the novel spotlights annie’s years with buffalo bill’s wild west show, which catapulted her to international fame in the late 1880s, and details some of her amazing skills.
4 Lives
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,950. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
4 Lives reveals secrets of characters in the novel The Great West Detective Agency, giving background details, exciting adventures and diabolical swindles. In addition, a sample chapter from The Great West Detective Agency is included.
Loma River
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,170. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Former Hollywood star, Lorna La Riviere, returns to the small town of her childhood, seeking information about her unknown mother. Meanwhile, ninety-eight year old Annie, who could answer all her questions, is finally being interviewed by her historian great-niece Hilda. Documents surface, memories are rekindled, and paths converge. But will Lorna, and Hilda, be able to handle what they learn?
Will Rolt Monty Stand Alone? (A Classic Old West Action/Romance)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Will Rolt Monty Stand Alone? is about a sheriff, anxious to hang up his badge and leave with his mail order bride. Trouble is, there’s one last stand he has to face with an enemy and it’s iffy whether or not the odd townspeople will help him, or not. This is a classic little western with bits of humor and a moderate amount of old west action violence.
Slashed Star
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,910. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Arizona 1880. It should have been a happy start, a ferocious range war finally settled by a marriage contract. There was certainly some love in the offing but it was only of a forbidden kind. A callous murder and a madman with a machete sets off a chain of bloody death that Pedro Delrey must follow to its deadly end.
Wolf Creek: Murder in Dogleg City
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,680. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Western
Welcome to Wolf Creek. In our latest adventure: Dogleg City is what folks in Wolf Creek call the seedy part of town. Life is cheap there, and death is common. At first this murder seemed like any other *but the more Marshal Sam Gardner and his deputies learn about it, the more it seems this death will blow Wolf Creek wide open.
Wolf Creek; Kiowa Vengeance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Western
In our latest adventure, Wolf Creek is threatened by marauding Kiowa warriors who seek to avenge the deaths of their comrades at the hands of buffalo hunters. While the town fortifies itself, and a cavalry detachment looks for the raiders, the stage from Wichita is attacked –leaving a handful of Wolf Creek citizens alone and on foot in hostile territory..