Books tagged: western short story

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Heart Of A Lawman
Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00)
Young John Shay leaves his home in Kentucky to go west. He runs into trouble as he makes the journey. He finds his calling as he observes the injustice of a lawless land, he joins with an old sheriff in Wyoming territory to bring murderers to justice six gun style. **Please review this book**
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.
Desert Harvest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00)
Teenage Millie has more than teenage problems at the desert ranch. Ma walks out on the family, and Pa's no help in the family crisis. Hurt and lonely, Millie singlehandedly takes over caring for her two siblings. But when her father's friends come demanding a heavy payment for an old debt, Millie finds herself doubting everything she has ever believed in: her family, faith, sanity ...
A Faraway Fantasy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Infinite Acacia. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mark, a mystery writer, is drinking himself into oblivion in a Martian saloon while awaiting his death. His executioner is neither man nor machine. She's something more. Something beautiful. She's a Golem. With only six hours to live, Mark embarks on a journey to understand Golems, and perhaps find a way to escape his dark fate.
Skookum - A Western Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Lloyd Brackett sets out alone to capture an Indian, wanted for shooting dead two men. Lloyd knows he has to bring Joe Skookum in, dead or alive, but he'd rather not have to kill him. But maybe there's more to the story that Sheriff Brackett doesn't know yet, but will either of them live long enough to talk it over, or will they kill each other in a shoot-out in the canyon? 2700 word short story
Laramie's Code
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
Laramie Taylor a young twelve year old boy looked forward to attending the new school built in St. Joseph Missouri in the fall of 1856, because it meant less time in the fields working for pa. Raised by the Cowboy's Code, Laramie learned quickly that you had to have courage, loyalty, and respect for others.
Star Yawns Episode 6. Logan is not my name By David & Sabine Williams. Smashwords Edition Copyright 2012
Series: Star Yawns, Book 6 ยท Star Yawns, Logan is not my name. Price: Free! Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Some members of the crew beam down to a planet for supplies. After an earthquake Commander La Trenne loses his memory and ends up in a western type town where he is mistaken for a gunfighter.
Hawk Is Back In Town - Western
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by Sharaya Lee. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Hawk is back in Town - Western Short Story You like your Westerns wild? You like old towns where you meet the good, the bad, and the ugly, complete with harmonica? Then walk right in and meet... Hawk. Hear it from himself, why he returned to Lick Skillet, Texas. He's got a chip on his shoulder, a bone to pick, and an axe to grind? You got that right. Better don't stand in his way.
The Kindness of Strangers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Adventure » Action
~Western short story with paranormal twist~ Jericho Dean wants revenge and is willing to do anything–even die–to get it. He's trailing a band of Comancheros. An unusual old cowboy comes out of nowhere to join Dean and says he's looking for Tidwell's band too. But Jericho knows there's something not quite right about the situation. Will Hart help or hinder his quest for vengeance?
The Millionaire's Choice: Mail Order Brides West
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Romance » Historical
From the author of the Bestselling Mail Order Mrs. Series: Hope Branson arrived on the Oregon frontier as a mail order bride. Then her husband died and after a poor harvest, she and her son are in danger of losing the farm... Enter her handsome neighbor, Wyatt. Their attraction: undeniable. His secret:unavoidable. But Soon they'll Discover that this time love is playing for keeps!