A time-traveling Texas Ranger with a frozen memory emerges from a snowstorm in modern times to face down murdering criminals in a small cabin in the north country and do battle with a cruel enemy that he's been chasing since 1870.
If you were murderous criminal bank-robbers, would you open the door if you knew justice was standing outside? Probably not, but that wouldn't be a story, so these criminals not only open it but also let the law walk right in.
Trick or Treat?
Spike camp: a remote backpacking camp generally used for hunting and forestry.
Luke, a welder in his early thirties, takes a week off work to hunt deer alone in the northern Cascades wilderness during the rut. Extra snowfall motivates him to try a new hunting spot that he had scouted out on a previous hunt. Once there, a series of events challenges Luke's hunting and survival skills.
The story draws from decades of personal experience and the experiences of others. It is a must read for anyone tired of overdone scenarios and ...
*HOLIDAY EDITION: 'A High Sierra Christmas' is a tale of the West, narrated in the 'old west' style. It's a story of Jeremiah Johnson and his 'later in life' adventures in the High Sierra-Nevada mountain range of California.
Two old cowboys, looking for gold, seek out Johnson and ask him to guide them to their dreams across the rugged High Sierra. In this fireside tale, Jeremiah and his Indian friend, John Windwalker, embark on that adventure with his visiting young nieces, Carrie and Hannah, and his nephew, Marc.
The group rides ...
In a dying world, one lone rider is the only hope for salvation.?
Some say the world is shattered, that our way of life is dying. Our sun fills half the sky and the scorched lands struggle to provide enough to sustain us. Still, there has always been hope. But as that fiery red orb descends below the rocky skyline, then comes the shadow: Dark spirits hell-bent on destroying what's left of humanity, as if we needed any help.
My name is Cheveyo Santiago. I cheated death as a child, but that trauma marked me, and now I sense the evil ...
The Vengeance of Gold
In January of 1848, gold was discovered in Alta California. In February of that year, the Mexican American War ended, and the land was ceded to the United States. Soon afterwards, the Devil came to California.
The Godless Times is Amazon bestselling author Matt Cutugno's masterful third novel in his fast-paced Tarnished Star series. Following on the heels of The Godless Men and The Godless Land, Cutugno steps back in time to the beginning of the California Gold Rush to tell a story of greed, raw power and ...
Outlaw Ned Taylor has come to town and killed the saloon owner and the town sheriff. The first steps in his plan to take over the town. There is no one who can stop him. That is until a drifter comes down from the mountains. Now only one man stands in the way of Ned Taylor and that one man must die.
Courtney has it all on her father's ranch but she wants more out of life than just lazing around. Seeking a life of service, she looks into the prospect of heading further west until her mother intervenes. Discovering that the son of a politically connected rich man is coming into town, her mother plans a ball and sets Courtney up with the eligible bachelor.
But a humble rancher from down the road named Hunter has eyes for Courtney. She begins to realize she has feelings for him as well and the two begin a flirtation... But Hunter ...
When Annabelle Larson decides to become a mail order bride she assumes her intended is looking for someone to love, as well. Yet her hopes are quickly dashed when she meets Luke Crawford and discovers his motives for marrying have nothing to do with love, and everything to do with the fact he needs someone to help him raise his orphaned niece.
From the moment she meets Luke she senses him to be a man who holds his heart closely. Adding to his reluctance to allow her into his heart, she must battle against Luke's idea that because ...
Russ Regan has premonitions of misfortune before it hits him.
With a beautiful wife and a young son to protect, he is wary of the stirrings of trouble among his community.
When trouble comes, it hits the whole town and Russ fights back, unable to shirk his public duty.
Rustlers come on his range and all the surrounding ones in a big way, and Regan finds himself in the thick of it, his entire livelihood at risk.
He gives no thought to himself, but when the odds are heavy and the opposition powerful he begins to think that he ...
Clean western romance. Short story.
Drew Baker chose Brace Cordell for her mail order husband from the several men she had to choose from. He seemed the perfect match for her. She wanted a man who would let her run free, help her run her pa's ranch, and let her make her own decisions. He'd lost his wife and baby a year before and said he wasn't ready to love again. That settled the decision for her because she wasn't a woman to settle down and let a man rule her life.
Brace Cordell arrived in Bender's Spring to marry Drew Baker. ...
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The Real McCoys are back at it.
War is hell.
What comes after is worse.
They say you can never go home again, and when a Texas McCoy dons Union blue, the people in his town feel betrayed.
Honor can only get you so far when everyone is set against you, but this McCoy has got an iron streak of stubbornness that would make a mule blush.
It just might get him killed.
Grab your copy of book 2 in the action filled new series from Curtis Long and get ready for BAD DAY, book 3 soon.
They make a strange pair.
Bond, an ex-con seeking vengeance, and Jefferson, a professional gunfighter.
Jefferson owes his life to Bond, so he's only too happy to help him fulfil a bitter vendetta against Lafayette, whose betrayal had landed him with a lengthy prison sentence.
The vengeful duo arrive in Vermilion Springs, a township owned by ruthless Morgan Bailey.
With the new government-led legislation giving more rights to homesteaders, Bailey and his feisty daughter are on the warpath - and they quickly come up against Bond ...
Mary and Bill had killed everyone they felt they had a right to kill. They had lost the posse that had been doging them. Now they are on their way to Santa Fe. Maybe to start a new life together. Death seems to follow them and there is more killing to do..
To save my father's life, I have to marry a man I hate.
He is arrogant and self-absorbed.
He only wants me as a trophy.
He only sees me as a prize.
But I can't say no.
I look down at the diamond on my left hand and walk down the aisle.
That's when I see him.
He's the man who showed me that love can petrify you to your core.
What happens when I have to make a choice?
What happens when the right thing to do is all wrong?
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Louisiana and Texas are seething with power-hungry, hard-hitting men who will stop at nothing to get what they want...
James Bowie, an adventurer and pioneer, decides to try and make it out West, across the frontier and into the Mexican territory of Tejas.He joins a group of settlers who are following the trail out with their wagons.
But the vast expanses of the desert are largely unchartered territory - immeasurably big, wild and untamable.And with outlaws, bandits and Indians along the trail, there is no telling if they will ...
Will Cannon finds out there is more trouble brewing in Las Vegas, New Mexico and he rides the rail to Las Vegas to find some outlaws robbing and killing innocent folks. Will Cannon will not tolerate that so he goes to work bringing the outlaws to justice.
In the distant future, on the planet Fortune, tech is low, treason high, and heroes unlikely.
Wrongly convicted of treason, Gideon Quinn has spent six years harvesting crystal under the killing suns of the Morton Barrens.
But when a general of the Colonial Corps arrives with an offer of freedom, and a chance to clear his name, Gideon doesn't have to think twice. He takes her offer and, with his pet draco Elvis on his shoulder, boards an airship for the city of Nike in search of revenge... and justice... but mostly revenge.
Clara had always imagined a blissful future for herself. Her road ahead is forever changed, though, when her beloved husband is killed in a disastrous robbery. As if that wasn't enough, she will soon have to face another horrible truth: the fact that he was living a double life as a vicious criminal. Grappling with loneliness, as well as the upbringing of her disabled son, she feels completely desolated. Under the pressure of everyone treating her as an outcast, Clara will have to make a bold decision: travel west to become a mail ...
After their father is bushwhacked, David and Jenny Foster must ready themselves for their first winter in Colorado's rugged San Juan Mountains. Eighteen-year-old Jenny is under no illusions -- it'll take a miracle to survive, much less thrive, in the unforgiving wilderness, particularly when twelve-year-old David fights her every attempt to prepare.
Unexpected help arrives when John Beck -- once a close friend of their father's -- arrives at their cabin. The tough-as-nails bounty hunter reluctantly agrees to stay through the winter. ...
Hallie Wells, recently widowed, is facing a dilemma. The sudden demise of her husband, after selling their farm and just about everything they owned to travel west on the Oregon Trail, has left her in a bind. Dare she ask Cooper Jerome, recently returned from the War of the States, if he would put his life on hold for, say, five months to drive her wagon to Oregon, and that doesn't include his return trip. At this point, she's out of options.