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Book: The Texicans by Jinx Schwartz
An epic saga of Texas and a family who struggled to build their life there Thirty years before the showdown at the Alamo. When a pioneer family immigrates to Spanish Texas in 1806, they soon find themselves inexorably drawn into the bitter conflict between Mexico and Spain. Joining forces with a dashing young Royalist deserter, they join in the battle to successfully free Mexico and Texas from [...]
 
Book: A Time Too Late by D.R. Meredith
On the Texas Panhandle frontier as woman was seen as either a whore or a helpmate. Mattie Jo Hunter was neither. Determined to build a ranching empire on the the desolate plains, she went her own way and asked no quarter from nature or man--including her weakling husband. She would do what she must to realize her dream and secure her own self-respect. As Mattie's bond with her ranch manager and [...]
 
Book: The Legend of Juan Miguel - The Tale of an Unlikely Texas Hero by Anna K. Sargent
#1 in both Historical Fiction and Historical Romance genres, during Amazon February 2014 promotions. Equal parts history and mystery, romance and hero's journey, this Texas tale has more twists and turns than a country back road. In The Legend of Juan Miguel, Anna K. Sargent revisits Texas in the late 19th century, that famed era when the West began and Texas was in a border conflict with Mexico. [...]
 
Book: The Littlest Hero by Dan Vanderburg
In late 1835, a most unlikely soldier joined the New Orleans Grays, a volunteer fighting unit heading to Texas to help win its independence from a despotic Mexican government. "The Littlest Hero" is not the grandiose story of nation building. It is the uplifting story of a young man -- a little man in physical stature, but with a big heart who wants to earn respect and discover his destiny. Stub [...]
 
Book: Texas Forged by Ciara Gold
Blacksmith, Galin Walker has an uncanny knack for predicting the weather, but he can't predict the storm about to invade his heart. Telegrapher, Aubrey Caine's search for her absent husband leads her straight into the arms of a man with a shady past and secrets that haunt him. Together they forge a bond that will endure the forces of nature and a con man's cruel swindle. Texas Forged is a [...]
 
Book: Under The Pecan Tree - A Texas Love Story by TB Riggs
Heidi Beckman a twenty-one-year-old governess, and Heinrich Fisher a thirty-year-old tutor and teacher, stranded on the shores of life, without any family meet each other on the job. Though their tragedies differ, in the end, they come together in the most unexpected of places, destined to find both love and heartbreak. When Mrs. Peck, a wealthy, widowed Texan grandmother is saddled with her [...]
 
Book: Texas Dreams 1 by Amy LeBlanc
New York 1857 - When the carriage pulled up to the house, Rose knew she would receive a reprimand from her mother. "So I skipped another social event." Maybe mother will be so busy with her ladies club, and she won't have time to talk to me about my responsible as a Lane. "Ms. Lane you ready?" George was holding the carriage door open waiting. "Ms. Rose, you know she ain't gonna let you stay in [...]
 
Book: Trail of Hope (Texas Legacy Family Saga Book 2) by Dan Vanderburg
The slaughter of 183 Texas heroes at an old mission fort in San Antonio in the spring of 1836 sparked a series of events that changed Texas and Texans forever. Upon his victory at the Alamo, General Santa Anna ordered his army to drive all Anglos from the northern Mexican territory and torch their farms and ranches. Almost thirty thousand people, mostly women, children and the elderly fled their [...]
 
Book: Legacy of Dreams (Texas Legacy Family Saga Book 1) by Dan Vanderburg
Legacy of Dreams is the first book in Dan Vanderburg's Texas Legacy family saga and takes you to the raw frontier of Texas, following two courageous young men and the women they love as they build new lives, homes and dreams in their new country. In the spring of 1829 Will Bowman and Jeff Jefferson ride into a world of political unrest, hostile Indians and backbreaking work, but unlimited [...]
 
Book: Ride With Enmity by Dave P. Fisher
Texan August Miller, Marshal for Judge Parker, and former Confederate cavalryman, could never accept the South's defeat in the war. Thirteen years have passed since the surrender, yet August will not let it go. His hatred for all things 'Yankee' only deepens over the years as he watches the Northern victors "lord-over" the defeated South, and carpetbaggers grow rich on the spoils. Finally, pushed [...]
 
Book: The Acorn Stories (Acorn, Texas Book 1) by Duane Simolke
Visit Acorn, Texas, for the German festival, a high school football game, homemade apple pie from the Turner Street Cafe, and the cool shade of a hundred-year-old oak tree. Meet dedicated teachers, shrewd business owners, closeted gays, and concerned neighbors. See how lives become intertwined in moments of humor or tragedy. Just be careful, because in Acorn, the sky is always falling. From [...]
 
Book: Highwater (The Highwater Mysteries) by D.R. Meredith
Highwater, Texas, Population: 455 is an anthology of short tales set in Highwater Texas. The first, "Highwater", finds Elizabeth Walker, candidate for Justice of the Peace, in Buddy's Cafe sitting at the round table reserved for Bonham County's elected officials, all men, and other prominent citizens, also men. Elizabeth wouldn't have been sitting with these august citizens, since no woman had [...]
 
Book: The Comanche Girl's Prayer, Texas Women of Spirit Book 2 by Angela Castillo
Experience the incredible journey of faith and courage as nineteen-year-old Soonie Eckhart travels to an illegal Comanche and Kiowa settlement in North Texas to become a teacher for the children in hiding. Despite her Comanche roots, she finds many in the group, including a volatile young man named Lone Warrior, refuse to accept her. After a chance encounter in the hills with a band of dangerous [...]
 
Book: A Shadow Life by Leta McCurry
Run, Laney, run. That's what Mama said she should do if something really bad happened. Well, what just happened is worse than Mama could have imagined. Now Laney, terrified, covered in blood and alone, is on the run from the law. Assuming another's identity, Laney hides in plain sight and builds a safe and near-perfect new life. Safe and near- perfect, until three people from the past show up [...]
 
Book: The River Girl's Song - Texas Women of Spirit, Book 1 by Angela Castillo
Join a young pioneer girl on a journey of hope and courage on the Colorado riverbank in frontier Texas. Zillia Bright never dreamed she'd be orphaned at sixteen and left to care for her baby brother and Papa's farm. With only a mule and a hundred-year-old shotgun, she must fight to protect what's hers. Countless dangers lurk on the Bastrop Texas riverside. Zillia must rely on the help of her best [...]
 
Book: Ballad Beauty by Lauren Linwood
**Alexa Aston writing as Lauren Linwood** After ten years apart, Boston schoolmarm Jenny McShanahan receives a letter from her beloved father that instructs her to join him in Texas. She has no idea that he's become Famous Sam McShan, the Robin Hood of the West. She arrives to find Sam already gone, but he left instructions for Jenny to hire a guide and rendezvous with him in Nevada. Texas Ranger [...]
 
Book: The Lawman's Apache Moon (Texas Lawmen Book 2) by Debra Holt
"No more detours!" That was the promise Angelina Lord made to herself when she accepted a ride from a wedding in Texas, with the best man to her destination in Santa Fe, New Mexico. What could possibly go wrong? Angelina is focused on one thing-opening a fashion boutique in Santa Fe. What she really doesn't need is one full-of-himself lawman with his aggravating air of superiority and [...]
 
Book: The Sheriff and Branding Iron Murders (The Sheriff Charles Matthews Mysteries) by D.R. Meredith
When cowboy artist Willie Russell is murdered on the Branding Iron Ranch, Sheriff Charles Matthews faces a mystery that seems built on the bones of the past. Willie Russell leaves behind sketches that illustrate a century-old legend of a brutal outlaw, a beautiful young woman, and the lost Santiago Crucifix, a three foot tall cross of solid gold. With only the sketches, the foot prints of Johnny [...]
 
Book: Freedom Road (Texas Legacy Family Saga Book 3) by Dan Vanderburg
A Texas Legacy Family Saga - Book 3 - Just before the Civil War, in the dark corners of the New Orleans waterfront, Billy Jefferson's dreams are yanked from him before he'd barely walked off the ship from Scotland. In the summer of 1860, America is a tinder box, ready to blow. Issues of states' rights, slavery and regionalism have come to a boiling point. Citizens across the South are willing to [...]
 
Book: By Hook or by Book (The Megan Clark Mysteries) by D.R. Meredith
Planning to write a paper for Smithsonian Magazine on the cultural significance of string figures, such as Cat's Cradle, librarian and unemployed paleopathologist Dr. Megan Clark has a wonderful idea that will help her with her research. She will organize a convention and invite all the members of the International String Figure Association to attend. She invites the Murder by the Yard Reading [...]
 
Book: Into the Jumanes (Ten Men of Courage Book 1) by Dave P. Fisher
Was it chance, or destiny, that brought ten men together in the wild country of west Texas? Two brothers from Virginia, one wore blue, one gray; a New York prize fighter and his manager; two young cattlemen returning to claim the inheritance they were denied, and the two friends who came to back them; a Confederate sharpshooter, and a Mexican ex-bandito. All looking for a new start. All wearing [...]
 
Book: Murder by Masquerade (The John Lloyd Mysteries) by D.R. Meredith
Someone is killing prostitutes on Amarillo Boulevard after sending each a cryptic invitation to "cleanse your soul in the blood of the lamb." One victim mails a letter to John Lloyd Branson, the Panhandle's most famous lawyer, begging for his help. When she is murdered before she can talk to him, and her appointment is kept by her pimp and his stable of girls, John Lloyd declines any involvement [...]
 
Book: The Sheriff and the Panhandle Murders (The Sheriff Charles Matthews Mysteries) by D.R. Meredith
Crawford County, Texas, hadn't had a deliberate homicide in 80 years, and Sheriff Charles Matthews liked that statistic just fine, particularly since his department wasn't generously endowed with manpower. He had one deputy who took pride in how far he could spit tobacco and another one who couldn't tell his backside from his elbow. Neither of these deputies bothered Crawford County because folks [...]
 
Book: The Sheriff and the Pheasant Hunt Murders (The Sheriff Charles Matthews Mysteries) by D.R. Meredith
Eight thousand hunters decend on Crawford County, Texas, for the annual pheasant season. To Sheriff Charles Matthews that's eight thousand chances for a gun-related accident. But when the most hated man in the county, banker Rich Hansford, turns up with his face removed by a shotgun blast, it's no accident; it's murder. To Crawford County folk, it's a public service killing, and no one, not even [...]
 
Book: Story of a Texas Marine - The Autobiography of Nick Quintanilla by Nick Quintanilla
The autobiography of brave Texas Marine Nick Quintanilla, now sadly afflicted with Parkinson's disease. Follow Nick through his colorful childhood in the racial hotbed of South Texas, his hilarious introduction to the Marine Corps at boot camp, his progression through the ranks as he traveled the world, and his very colorful and often newsworthy post-military career in construction project [...]
 
Book: The Homefront Murders (The Sheriff Charles Matthews Mysteries) by D.R. Meredith
When the mummified remains of a World War II G.I. are unearthed in the sub-basement of the Crawford County Courthouse, the local residents, well-known for their nonstop gossip, are suddenly as quiet as the soldier's grave. Sheriff Charles Matthews is frustrated by the town's silence. He isn't planning to arrest anyone for a murder more than fifty years old, but he does want to bury the soldier's [...]
 
Book: There's Jews in Texas? by Debra L. Winegarten
Winner of the 2011 Poetica Magazine national contest. "Debra L. Winegarten writes frank, funny, poignant, punchy poems. This collection shines with radiant spirit." Naomi Shihab Nye, Guggenheim Fellow. "Debra Winegarten's poems are sharp, sometimes funny, always on the mark when it comes to our difficult understanding of difference. Her poems move through those childhood lessons of identity and [...]
 
Book: Sommers' Folly by Debbie Boek
In blissful ignorance Brian Sommers agrees to lead the wagon train, taking beautiful, spirited Alaina Montgomery to her fiance, Diego Montoya, who is anxiously awaiting her in Texas. Sommers could never have anticipated the feelings that she would arouse in him, nor the dangerous turn that events would take. Although Alaina is wracked with guilt as her desire for the enigmatic Sommers surpasses [...]
 
Book: Stolen Heritage by Barbara Goss
As an infant, Running Brook is kidnapped by the Comanche; as a teenager, she is rescued by gentle Quakers and introduced to Christian beliefs; as a young adult, she searches for love and her true heritage. Discreetly disguised as a boy, "Brook" travels to Texas with a tantalizing young army captain and his Indian guide. There she finds her father who welcomes her with open arms. But Brook's [...]
 
Book: Forbidden Legacy by Barbara Goss
Unspoiled by her beauty or wealth, Sarah Clarke travels an arduous journey by stagecoach to inherit the Arrow C cattle ranch left to her by the grandfather she never knew. However, the ranch foreman, a half-breed Indian called Storm, also claims legal ownership. The rugged, impassioned young man arouses conflicting emotions in Sarah. Because her own father was killed by Indians, she is first [...]
 
Book: Flowers And Stone by Jan Sikes
The epic love story begins here! A hot Texas summer, dim-lit honky-tonk bars, a young naive fledgling go-go dancer and a wild rebel Texas musician set the stage for this story. 1970 in Abilene, Texas finds young Darlina Flowers trying to figure out how to fit into the world she is most attracted to - the nightlife, live music and go-go dancing. Luke Stone, a veteran Texas Musician believes he's [...]
 
Book: Ten-Gallon Tensions in Texas - A Kate on Vacation Mystery (The Kate on Vacation Mysteries Book 3) by Kassandra Lamb
Town secrets, an old nemesis, a corpse-what else will show up at Skip's high school reunion in Texas? When Kate and her husband arrive in his hometown for the event, they discover that new disputes have been heaped on top of old animosities. Tempers flare, fists fly, and before the evening is out, Skip stumbles upon a dead body. Fortunately the town's sheriff is an old buddy of his, but will that [...]
 
Book: Captured Heart by Barbara Goss
Christian Romance: Two men vie for Amanda. One wanted the beautiful, fiery Amanda for his bride... the other for wealth and pleasure. Would her innocent trust be her undoing? Which one will capture her heart? Traveling to California on a wagon train, Amanda's family die of Cholera. She had prayed that they would live. Amanda is mad at God for letting them die. Eventually, she learns God did [...]
 
Book: TEXAS RISING by W.W. Brock
With fast paced action and adventure on every page, 'TEXAS RISING' is a fictional political thriller torn from the headlines of today that will have you on the edge of your seat until the end. Consider the state of the Union in our present day, and then consider how much worse it could be with a dictatorial President at the helm, one who does not share the values of the patriotic American people. [...]
 
Book: How You Leave Texas by Alana Cash
First Prize Winner of the Global Book Contest 2013, How You Leave Texas is comprised of three short stories and a novella about four young women who four different cities in Texas for four different reasons. Seek to escape family dramas and boredom, their stories take some peculiar twists, yet always have the promise of tomorrow. Synopses of the stories: DAM BROKE - after high school graduation, [...]
 


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