The Cattle Town Chronicles — a collection from Ron Lewis
The story of a dusty cattle town on the grassy plains of Kansas. Some of the stories are in the town when it was known as Penny, other are after they changed the name to 'Cattle Town' and still others are about those that will make the place their home.
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Claim 227 - a Tale of the California Gold Rush
Western
A nervous hand reached down trembling as it went in the cold water. Pulling the nugget out as larger as his hand. He knew as soon as he touched it what it was. Holding it up to Andrews, yelling out to him his eyes wide looking wild, "Bonanza, Ya?" Walking to him David saw the yellow stone with other minerals clinging stubbornly to the gold. Taking the cold metal in his own hands, he felt a rush of excitement the gold warmed from his touch. Perhaps this where the fever comes from.
Tags: Historical, Western
Age Rating: Anybody
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40 KB 1411 82 6.32
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Gunfight With a Fool
Western
Meet Harold Andersen, a pitiful man for whom happiness just does not fit in the equation. If good luck were water, Harold would die of thirst. Having tried many things in his miserable life, and failing at all of them it makes perfect sense to Harold to become a gun fighter. He was born with money, not brains. His desire to become famous sends him head first into a confrontation with John Henry "Deadeye" Bain.
Tags: Historical, Western
Age Rating: Older than 13
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34 KB 1239 81 6.21
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Michelle Tanner - Going West
Western
A young woman, Michelle Tanner, begins a journey west to find her way in life. Befriending a living legend Joseph Nathan Meeker he quickly becomes her mentor. Meeker casually tells her, "You got it all Missy. For better or worse, you got it all! You may become a legend or you could be a corpse. I don't want to be sending no letter to your Pa explaining how you were killed." Michelle realizes quickly life in the west will not be business as usual.
Tags: Historical, Western
Age Rating: Older than 13
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Michell Tanner - the Deserters
Western
After Michelle Tanner and Nathan Meeker are joined by Buffalo Head they continue their journey to Denver City. Their sojourn is interrupted by a deadly encounter with murderous confederate deserters. A trio of desperate hardened men who are plundering their way across the Kansas plains. Michelle's grit is tested in this hard hitting continuation of the Michelle Tanner stories.
Tags: Western
Age Rating: Older than 13
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56 KB 1375 77 6.78
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Michelle Tanner - Hangman's Knot
Western
While delivering the outlaw Captain Edward Powers to the Law at Larned, Kansas, the group of travelers witnesses a hanging that goes horribly wrong. Witnessing the fate of the condemned causes Powers to rethink he is life. He worries that his hanging might similarly be bungled. Meeker assures him that no Hangman could botch two hangings in a row, could he?
Tags: Historical, Western
Age Rating: Older than 13
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61 KB 1342 91 7.21