Auckland Libraries: Large print westerns new titles

Large print westerns new titles

Ngā tuhinga kaupoai tānga pū nui

​Browse our collection of the latest large print westerns. This list updates automatically with new titles.

True
Long ride to serenity by Harry Jay Thorn

Long ride to serenity

Harry Jay Thorn

Large Print

This is a story of murder, greed and corruption littering the long dark trail from the East Coast of America, to south Texas. It is the story of Louise Kettle, a frontier woman, and her love for an ageing gunfighter, a man with a voice in the White House....

See more
No fire without smoke by Mark P. Lynch

No fire without smoke

Mark P. Lynch

Large Print

Danny Roden's Travelling Medicine and Jamboree Show pulls into Bradbury, hoping for a peaceful trip. But trouble quickly finds them in the shape of Jack Donovan. After a failed robbery attempt, Donovan disrupts the lady sharpshooter Smoke Winters' act....

See more
Lone star silver by Jackson Cole

Lone star silver

Jackson Cole

Large Print

A wave of lawlessness hits the silver-rich Tamarra Hills of Texas, and Texas Ranger "Lone Wolf" Jim Hatfield must face down deadly foes in order to restore peace.

See more
Gringo by L. L. (Leonard London) Foreman

Gringo

L. L. (Leonard London) Foreman

Large Print

Watt Coxon arrives in Santa Fe to take up duties as a U.S. Attorney. But he is young and green, and residents reckon he'll be lucky to last a week...

See more
A High Sierra Christmas by William W. Johnstone

A High Sierra Christmas

William W. Johnstone

Large Print

"It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in the High Sierras. But Smoke Jensen and his children, Louis and Denise, won't let a little snow stop them from heading to Reno for the holidays. There are two ways for them to get there: the long way, going...

See more
The ox that gored by James D. Crownover

The ox that gored

James D. Crownover

Large Print

"Lee Sowell, a would-be bootlegger and outlaw, is compelled by Judge Isaac Parker to become a U.S. deputy marshal. He receives his training under the tutelage of famed deputy Bass Reeves and becomes a deputy with a posse of his own, ranging across the...

See more
Stagecoach to purgatory by Peter Brandvold

Stagecoach to purgatory

Peter Brandvold

Large Print

"What do you get when you take one stagecoach out of Denver, add a thousand-or-so bullets whizzing past your head, while sitting next to two headless corpses caught in the crossfire? If your name is Lou Prophet, you get revenge. Raucous, rowdy, ruthl...

See more
The Christmas trespassers by Andrew J. Fenady

The Christmas trespassers

Andrew J. Fenady

Large Print

"After losing his wife and children in the Civil War, Shad Parker moved to Texas and planted a DO NOT TRESPASS sign on his land and his heart. Enter three scrappy orphans hiding in a cave on Shad's land. Shad grudgingly saves their lives and takes them...

See more
Chasm Creek by Patricia Grady Cox

Chasm Creek

Patricia Grady Cox

Large Print

"Rubén Santiago, enslaved in Mexico as a child, has turned his back on his Navajo heritage. Now an old man, his only friend is Morgan Braddock, a haunted Civil War veteran with a questionable past. Morgan wants nothing more than to return to his wife...

See more
Adobe moon by Mark Warren

Adobe moon

Mark Warren

Large Print

"It is 1862. With his older brothers fighting in the war, Wyatt Earp - at fourteen - is left to manage the family's Iowa farm under his father's iron rule. These years of labor inculcate into him an ambition to seek his fortunes by his wits rather than...

See more
Mojave showdown by Larry Jay Martin

Mojave showdown

Larry Jay Martin

Large Print

"What kind of crazy man would lead eighteen stolen mules into the searing heat of the Mojave Desert? The Mojave is out of the jurisdiction of Sheriff Ned Cody, but his two best friends are belly down across the backs of two of those mules. When the g...

See more
Timberjack by Dan Cushman

Timberjack

Dan Cushman

Large Print

"In the rugged Canadian forests, a young man avenges himself on a timber-business rival whom he suspects of murdering his father"--

See more
The double rider by Max Brand

The double rider

Max Brand

Large Print

"Tom Palding offers Ned Rippon $500 to impersonate him for five days to find out why Charles Barrett has summoned him back to Tyndal Valley which he fled twenty years ago after killing Sam Barrett. Rippon needs the money and agrees, but soon wonders if...

See more
Lightning Swift by William Colt MacDonald

Lightning Swift

William Colt MacDonald

Large Print

"Chuck Jenkins was in trouble. Framed into a fight and then thrown into jail, he had only a few more days to raise the money to pay for his T-Bench ranch or forfeit it to Craig Kimball and Fisher Cochrane. There was nothing to do but call on his old ...

See more
Cowhand justice by Paul Evan Lehman

Cowhand justice

Paul Evan Lehman

Large Print

"When the two largest landowners in the territory decided to join forces, take over all the small ranchmen and drive them from the country, the Woodward family, owners of the Flying W, decided to hold out against the Eastern syndicate, but they didn't...

See more
Terror in gunsight by Lauran Paine

Terror in gunsight

Lauran Paine

Large Print

"U.S. Deputy Marshal Ben Knight takes off his badge and rides into Gunsight seeking vengeance for his kid brother's hanging. But the town marshal was killed during the lynching and the townspeople want Ben to take his place. Ben must choose between his...

See more
Blood ties by James J. Griffin

Blood ties

James J. Griffin

Large Print

"When Texas Ranger Will Kirkpatrick asks the judge to show leniency to Jonas Peterson, a young outlaw who saved Will's life, the judge suspends his five year sentence and places Jonas on probation for one year in Will's custody. Although reluctant at...

See more
A man called Crow by Chris Adam Smith

A man called Crow

Chris Adam Smith

Large Print

Old-time lawman Charlie Crow finds peace in Wyoming; but before he can settle down permanently, he must face a distant and dangerous past. Old ghosts, graves and range wars, greed and double-cross mark the long trail back to his youth in the Texas bo...

See more
LeRoy, US Marshal by Neil Hunter

LeRoy, US Marshal

Neil Hunter

Large Print

No matter what the odds, US Marshal Alvin LeRoy always completes his assignments. That's why he's been sent after the Reno gang. His pursuit takes him across southwest Texas, where he faces up to bushwhackers and the aftermath of a massacre as he rel...

See more
Hard trail to Breakneck Pass by Terrell L. Bowers

Hard trail to Breakneck Pass

Terrell L. Bowers

Large Print

Bolt, the general foreman for Tug Mackintosh's railroad line, is charged with the simple task of meeting and bringing Mack's young bride-to-be to the end of the tracks. Arriving just in time to fend off would-be abductors, Bolt is smitten by the ench...

See more
Hangman's Reach by Dale Graham

Hangman's Reach

Dale Graham

Large Print

When Crado Bluestone buys some cattle to start his own ranch, it comes as a brutal shock when he is accused of being a rustler and is strung up from a tree. The real cattle thieves, led by a killer named Monk Purvis, leave him for dead. Help is close...

See more
Two guns west by Neil Hunter

Two guns west

Neil Hunter

Large Print

When Bodie and Brand arrive in San Francisco, searching for a kidnapped young woman, the city by the bay doesn't exactly welcome them with open arms. But danger has never stopped these two before - not even when it comes in the form of a deadly Chinese...

See more
Guns of Santa Carmelita by Hugh Martin

Guns of Santa Carmelita

Hugh Martin

Large Print

When former deputy town marshal Frank Calland helps out another saddle-tramp whom he finds stranded without food or water in the Arizona desert, he ends up being pursued by an angry posse - but this is only the beginning of his problems. He finds him...

See more
Death came calling by Adam Smith

Death came calling

Adam Smith

Large Print

Sheriff Ray Cairney is sure something untoward is going on in Bristow, and that Curtis Waring, bank manager and town council leader, is behind it. The arrival of two gunslingers and the subsequent turn of events convince Cairney his hunch was right -...

See more
Fear Valley by Alex Frew

Fear Valley

Alex Frew

Large Print

When a gang of criminals commits an atrocious robbery in the bank of Harrisville, bounty hunter Jubal Thorne is quick on their trail. The murder of innocent bystanders during the robbery makes Thorne, known as Blaze, determined that the criminals will...

See more
Red Canyon red by Billy Hall

Red Canyon red

Billy Hall

Large Print

Some call her Red Kenyon the Red Canyon hellcat - and the young woman with an unmanageable tangle of red hair has proved herself the equal of most men on more than one occasion. But Red is only beginning to realize her mistake in trying to go after the...

See more
Saloon by Owen G. Irons

Saloon

Owen G. Irons

Large Print

Diane Kingsley, part-owner of the Cock's Crow Saloon, has made one too many enemies, and finally they've seen to it that she was thrown aboard a westbound train and sent out alone into the desert. Well... not quite alone, for, when she arrives, she finds...

See more
The mark of Cain by Jack Curtis

The mark of Cain

Jack Curtis

Large Print

Being town marshal of Elk City is a simple enough task - until the day two suspicious drifters roll into town from downriver, followed by the notorious bounty hunter Cain King.

See more
The saddle bum by Philip Ketchum

The saddle bum

Philip Ketchum

Large Print

When his fellow ranch hands hang a suspected rustler, despite the man's protestations of innocence, Gil decides that he's finished with the Swallowfork. But the Swallowfork isn't finished with him...

See more
The beaten territory by Randi Samuelson-Brown

The beaten territory

Randi Samuelson-Brown

Large Print

"Annie Ryan running a second-rate brothel in 1890s Denver with an eye toward expansion. By chance she encounters Lydia Chambers a society woman suffering from a laudanum habit and a bad marriage, who owns a prized property on the infamous Market Stre...

See more
Pinkerton's gold by Thom Nicholson

Pinkerton's gold

Thom Nicholson

Large Print

"Someone's stealing gold shipments in Colorado. John Whyte, ace Pinkerton detective, is tasked to find the culprits and bring them to justice. He is joined by his friends and associates: Khan Singh, his loyal Sikh manservant from his service for the Queen...

See more
Angel falls by Derek Catron

Angel falls

Derek Catron

Large Print

"Josey Angel, a Union cavalryman struggling to set aside a violent past; Annabelle Rutledge, a Southern war widow who found love in the West but little peace; and a Sioux determined to earn his warrior name -- Crazy Horse. After Annabelle is seized in...

See more
Dead and buried by Tim Bryant

Dead and buried

Tim Bryant

Large Print

Wilkie John Liquorish may be a young man, but he's no greenhorn. So far in his short, hard life, he's dug graves, driven cattle, and nearly dangled from the end of a hangman's noose--no thanks to his ungentlemanly enemy, Gentleman Jack Delaney. Now W...

See more
Backed to the wall by C. M. Wendelboe

Backed to the wall

C. M. Wendelboe

Large Print

"In the Dakota Territory of the 1870s, the line between outlaw and lawman is often blurred. Some sworn to protect the helpless might exploit them instead. And some hard cases might redeem themselves. Here, a lawman and an outlaw plunge into a battle that...

See more
Flintlock by William W. Johnstone

Flintlock

William W. Johnstone

Large Print

"Life is hard on the American frontier. Justice is even harder. But when it comes to revenge, no man can escape the righteous wrath of a wronged bounter hunter. Especially when his name is Flintlock... Flintlock takes no pleasure in killing. But when...

See more
Guns in Sage Valley by Wayne D. Overholser

Guns in Sage Valley

Wayne D. Overholser

Large Print

"In Land Rush white families have lined up, waiting for the U.S. Army's signal to move in on the land vacated by the Ute Indians and make their homestead claims. Steve Regan knows the newly opened land well enough and wants to head for the mesa land because...

See more
Red Clark of the Arrowhead by Gordon Young

Red Clark of the Arrowhead

Gordon Young

Large Print

"Red Clark is tired of fighting other men's battles and returns to Miz Dobbs and her Arrowhead Ranch where he had spent much of his youth. He tries to settle down, but the Dobbs-Hepple feud has just burst into flame and he was just in time to lead th...

See more
A ranger called Solitary by Barry Cord

A ranger called Solitary

Barry Cord

Large Print

"Fear was rampant in the Muleshoe country -- fear of the unknown figure called the Baron, fear of men who killed with blunt arrows and other weapons not common to the frontier, fear that the local lawman himself might be the next to go. So Jackson, a...

See more
Three trails to Triangle by Robert J. Horton

Three trails to Triangle

Robert J. Horton

Large Print

"Expert investigator Mel Davitt is brought in when the new State Bank of Milton is robbed. Just outside of town, Davitt joins up with Buck Granger, a young cowpuncher who helps him catch the bank robber known as the Crow. This is the beginning of a p...

See more
Songbird of the west by James Clay

Songbird of the west

James Clay

Large Print

"Seven years ago Skeet Jones rescued thirteen-year-old Angela. Now a famous singer known as the Songbird of the West and going by the name of Carrie Whiting, she agrees to sing at his new saloon in Dry Creek to repay the debt. When threats arise, Det...

See more
Fortress Iron Eyes by Rory Black

Fortress Iron Eyes

Rory Black

Large Print

Tracking outlaws Dobie Miller and Waldo Schmitt into a deadly desert, the notorious bounty hunter Iron Eyes is closing the distance between them with every beat of his determined heart. Yet the magnificent palomino stallion beneath his ornate saddle ...

See more
The Danville stagecoach robbery by Frank Chandler

The Danville stagecoach robbery

Frank Chandler

Large Print

Riding on the Danville stagecoach as a young lad, Jason Colebrook survived a robbery but was badly wounded. Twenty years later, determined to uncover the truth, he gets a lead to a frontier town in Nebraska where he falls foul of a local gang, but also...

See more
Bitter is the dust by Scott A. Gese

Bitter is the dust

Scott A. Gese

Large Print

When Sarah McKinney finally escapes the clutches of her abusive husband, she and her adopted son Jason begin a perilous new life on the run. Eventually they settle down as Sarah finds work as a doctor's assistant, and Jason is reunited with his real father...

See more
The Mohawk showdown by Matt Laidlaw

The Mohawk showdown

Matt Laidlaw

Large Print

Twenty years after being jailed on a trumped-up charge of train robbery, Jack Garrison escapes from Yuma Penitentiary with nothing to his name but an old banjo and the hope of proving his innocence. Jack is banking on the help of his younger brother,...

See more
To the death! by Brent Towns

To the death!

Brent Towns

Large Print

When Captain Nathan Kelso has a falling-out with his commanding officer, Major Matthew Hackett, Company 'C' is unofficially disbanded - but not for long, with broncos and Apaches raising hell throughout the territory. Then a patrol under a green lieutenant...

See more
Showdown at Parson's End by Simon (Novelist) Webb

Showdown at Parson's End

Simon (Novelist) Webb

Large Print

When Anthony Armstrong returns to his hometown of Parson's End after completing his studies at Harvard, he expects to spend a few quiet weeks lending a hand at his family's farm. When his father is shot, however, he is drawn into a vicious range war....

See more
Canyon rattlers by Eli Colter

Canyon rattlers

Eli Colter

Large Print

Black Desmond is one of the most brutal and murderous bandits ever known. But this scourge of the ranges has a surprising companion riding along with him - his young son.

See more
Hidden blood by W. C. (Wilbur C.) Tuttle

Hidden blood

W. C. (Wilbur C.) Tuttle

Large Print

Cowboys Hashknife Hartley and Sleepy Stevens take the stage to the hot springs of Hawk Hole, seeking to ease Hashknife's rheumatism. But their journey is interrupted by a night holdup.

See more
Comanche captive by D. László author. Conhaim

Comanche captive

D. László author. Conhaim

Large Print

"A mother's determination, a stranger's help, a child's fate Scott Renald is an Indian agent searching for white captives. Laura Little is a former captive seeking her Comanche-born son. They meet unexpectedly on the high plains. Touched by her story,...

See more
Too good to be true by Marcus Galloway

Too good to be true

Marcus Galloway

Large Print

"Professor Henry Whiteoak is a liar and a swindler heading to Montana. Corey Maynard is a thief who has worked with Whiteoak and backs him in business adventures of crooked card games and deadly shootouts in Montana. Bounty hunters are looking to cash...

See more
Sharpshooter by Dusty Richards

Sharpshooter

Dusty Richards

Large Print

"In the brutal, unforgiving wastes of the Arizona desert, Chet Byrnes built a cattle ranching empire with his bare hands, steel will, and a fast draw. As the U.S. marshal, he risks his life to bring law to a lawless land. When a new railroad route is...

See more
Bitter trail by Elmer Kelton

Bitter trail

Elmer Kelton

Large Print

"Bitter Trail: Tough teamster Frio Wheeler hauls cotton from Texas to Mexico. But as the Civil War rages through the South, Wheeler must contend with the most difficult challenges he's ever faced, including imprisonment with the bandidos in league with...

See more
The stalking death by William W. Johnstone

The stalking death

William W. Johnstone

Large Print

"There's something rotten in Wyoming, and the first whiff is coming off the Laramie County Cattlemen. Right off the bat Duff MacCallister notices there's no small-time ranchers allowed. It's big-leaguers only, like Brad Houser of the sprawling Twin P...

See more
The glory trail by Ray Hogan

The glory trail

Ray Hogan

Large Print

"Cowhand Luther Pike always dreamed of being a lawman. His first assignment is to escort the infamous Nellie Dupray, a beautiful but shady woman convicted as a rustler, to the Capital City jail. His journey is lined with dangers that even the most ha...

See more
Sun and sand by Max Brand

Sun and sand

Max Brand

Large Print

"The Flaming Rider: Large groups of Blackfeet, Cheyennes, and Crows, ordinarily hostile to each other, are camped around the newly built Fort Meany, having come to trade with factor Henry Meany. The members of these tribes love most of all to gamble,...

See more
Sagebrush bandit by Bliss Lomax

Sagebrush bandit

Bliss Lomax

Large Print

"Rocky Jeanette and two accomplices robbed the Boulder City bank. When Rocky learns that the amount reported stolen was about five times what they took, he knows the banker, Charles Oatman, must have embezzled the rest. Rocky returns to Boulder City ...

See more
Go and bury your dead by Bill Brooks

Go and bury your dead

Bill Brooks

Large Print

"John Henry Cole agrees to escort an old rancher and his two sons to an outlaw stronghold to arrange for the release of the man's kidnapped wife after the Pinkerton sent to deliver her ransom has been found dead with the money gone"--

See more
Evil never sleeps by William W. Johnstone

Evil never sleeps

William W. Johnstone

Large Print

"U.S. Deputy Marshal Will Tanner sets off into Oklahoma Territory pursuing a bank robber unaware that notorious cattle rustler Jebediah Cotton has sent his five remaining sons and a cold-hearted brother-in-law after Tanner to avenge the death of Cott...

See more
Hunted wolf by T. T. Flynn

Hunted wolf

T. T. Flynn

Large Print

"In "Death for Double-O Neighbors," Tom Lucas owes plenty to Old Bob Hurley who raised him and helped him start up his own ranch, the Wagon Wheel. Lucas is also in love with his granddaughter, Marcia, who has just returned from the East. Hurley calls...

See more
The devil to pay by William W. Johnstone

The devil to pay

William W. Johnstone

Large Print

"The Kerrigans have fought long and hard to carve out their own piece of heaven on the Texas frontier. And when evil comes knocking at their door, with guns blazing, there'll be hell to pay ... NO SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL It begins with a simple act of...

See more
Bounty of greed by Paul Colt

Bounty of greed

Paul Colt

Large Print

"Powerful merchant and political strongman James Dolan owns Lincoln County, until brash young English businessman John Turnstall hits town to challenge his empire. War breaks out when Turnstall is murdered. William Bonney vows revenge, launching the ...

See more
.45 caliber by Peter Brandvold

.45 caliber

Peter Brandvold

Large Print

.45-caliber Town Under Siege: Cuno Massey has been cooling his heels in the little northern New Mexico town of Nopal, trying to give up his gunslinging ways and return to freighting. But a large gang of cutthroats who call themselves "the Boys," led by...

See more
Jericho's road by Elmer Kelton

Jericho's road

Elmer Kelton

Large Print

Jericho's road : Young Texas Ranger Andy Pickard is assigned to the Texas-Mexico border and finds himself in the middle of a violent range war.

See more
The Texan rides alone by Lauran Paine

The Texan rides alone

Lauran Paine

Large Print

"Outlaw Stormy Merrill is looking for a place to hide out for a while, but when he discovers Marais Valley and finds that the two ranches comprising the valley will be inherited by the owners' single daughters, he devises a plan whereby he could own it...

See more
Guns of darkness by Carter Travis author. Young

Guns of darkness

Carter Travis author. Young

Large Print

"Owen Conagher was ambushed as he rode through the town of Bitter Creek in the evening darkness. Wounded in the initial attack, he became the target for a group of vigilantes so crazed for blood that they never suspected that their target was the wrong...

See more
Canadian Red by R. W. Stone

Canadian Red

R. W. Stone

Large Print

"Mountie Lucas Donovan chases a ruthless serial killer whose victims include Lucas' twin brother. Taking an administrative leave and accompanied by his malamute sled dog, Lucas crosses the border into the U.S. and faces a struggle for survival in the...

See more
No justice in Hell by Charles West

No justice in Hell

Charles West

Large Print

"Army scout John Hawk helps three women traveling through Blackfoot country, pursued by outlaws. Reaching their destination in Helena, the women thought they were safe. But Zach Dubose and his two partners were waiting for them. Dubose kills the youngest...

See more
Texas jeopardy by James J. Griffin

Texas jeopardy

James J. Griffin

Large Print

"Sixth generation Texas Ranger James C. Blawcyzk takes on a drug organization in this contemporary novel. After a major drug bust in which Jim kills a drug dealer, a hit is put out on him. Jim will fight for his life to protect and defend his family,...

See more
Timber line by Max Brand

Timber line

Max Brand

Large Print

Two actors stage capturing a bandit to collect a reward.-- A kid named Sleeper looks unprepossessing, but has hidden talents.-- A traveller seeking shelter is mistaken for a fearsome outlaw.

See more
Pards of Buffalo Bill by Tom Curry

Pards of Buffalo Bill

Tom Curry

Large Print

Jim Barringer finds his father murdered and scalped - with a distinctive boot mark near the body. Seems white men killed him, and are trying to pin it on the Sioux.

See more
The boot hill breed by Ned Oaks

The boot hill breed

Ned Oaks

Large Print

Jack Marric is returning to his family home after learning of his mother's illness. But a decision to stop for a drink at a saloon results in him getting into a fight with and killing two men who are bullying the elderly saloon-keeper. Jack is enthus...

See more
Buffalo wolf by Colin Bainbridge

Buffalo wolf

Colin Bainbridge

Large Print

On his way out to the diggings, fate throws John Creed together with Polly Chantry, whose wagon he frees from the mud. At the diggings they meet with Timber Wolf Flynn and his Sauk wife, White Fawn, but there is no sign of Polly's father, for whom she...

See more
100 golden eagles for Iron Eyes by Rory Black

100 golden eagles for Iron Eyes

Rory Black

Large Print

Bounty hunter Iron Eyes is heading south to Mexico in search of outlaws Bodine and Walters, but is himself being hunted down by his erstwhile sweetheart Squirrel Sally. Then Iron Eyes learns that Sally has been kidnapped by landowner Don Jose Fernandez,...

See more
Blood over Black Creek by Edwin Derek

Blood over Black Creek

Edwin Derek

Large Print

Hoping to put his violent past behind him, Matt Crowe purchases the Texas ranch of Black Creek. It has water in abundance; but at the massive and powerful neighbouring Bar-T, the waters run dry in the summer. Protected by gunmen, its hands constantly...

See more
Kill the tin star! by Jake Henry

Kill the tin star!

Jake Henry

Large Print

They warned Savage not to take the short cut through Dead Man's Gulch. Too many Apaches, they said. The warning, however, failed to mention anything about Craig and Bobby Vandal. Father and son. One a cold killer, the other prepared to do anything for...

See more
The badman's daughter by Terry James

The badman's daughter

Terry James

Large Print

When Daniel Cliff arrives in Ranch Town, he discovers the settlement is caught in the stranglehold of a brutal tyrant, and refuses to take sides. That is until the spirited Charlotte 'Charlie' Wells, heir to the Crooked-W ranch, crosses his path. When...

See more
Wild West by Elmer author. Kelton

Wild West

Elmer author. Kelton

Large Print

"From rodeos to rustlers, from ranch life to the outlaw trail, Elmer Kelton's take on the human condition shows us life in Texas as it was back then: simpler but harder, with danger always present. Filled with unforgettable characters and adventure, and...

See more
Ghost river by L. J. Washburn

Ghost river

L. J. Washburn

Large Print

"After his hometown turns against him for a crime he didn't commit, Jacob Travers runs away and joins a gang of bank robbers. When a job goes bad and he's seriously wounded, Emory Moore, whom Jacob considers his only friend, leaves him to die or be c...

See more
Golden spike by Robert Lee Murphy

Golden spike

Robert Lee Murphy

Large Print

"Will Braddock is working for the Union Pacific Railroad as it races west to join the Central Pacific. Paddy O'Hannigan is out to kill Will, Homer Garcon, and Will's uncle, all of whom he blames for his own troubles. Desperate for money, Paddy sees his...

See more
Red Hawk's trail by Max Brand

Red Hawk's trail

Max Brand

Large Print

"John Sherburn, a troublemaking gunfighter rides into Amityville, Texas, where Peter Gresham, the most successful businessman in town, asks Sherburn to oversee his business interests while Gresham devotes his time to finding and killing Red Hawk, the...

See more
Doom Patrol by L. P. (Llewellyn Perry) Holmes

Doom Patrol

L. P. (Llewellyn Perry) Holmes

Large Print

"Two Western stories--In 'Wolf brand' rancher Vike Gunnison is targeted when he sides with the farmers against the railroad's attempt to cheat them out of their land. In 'Doom Patrol' rancher Buck Comstock is wrongfully convicted of murder, but escapes...

See more
Wide loop by Nelson C. (Nelson Coral) 1907-1997 Nye

Wide loop

Nelson C. (Nelson Coral) 1907-1997 ...

Large Print

"Not far from Tombstone, Arizona, Burt Alvord agrees to help Bella Norton save her ranch, but can't pass up the opportunity to organize a train robbery"--

See more
Skyline riders by Francis W. Hilton

Skyline riders

Francis W. Hilton

Large Print

"Range detective Steve Laird goes to Badger Basin to roundup the Skyline Riders, a notorious gang of horse thieves, but his plans to keep a low profile go awry when bests the Denver Kid at shooting and riding and antagonizes rancher Silver Powers. Instead...

See more
Taos lightning by Johnny D. Boggs

Taos lightning

Johnny D. Boggs

Large Print

"When an accident seriously injures his father, fifteen-year-old Evan Kendrick saddles his half broke mustang stallion to take his father's place in a horse race from Texas to New England offering $3,000 to the winner. He will discover what America can...

See more
Ride the savage land by William W. Johnstone

Ride the savage land

William W. Johnstone

Large Print

"Those Jensen boys, Ace and Chance, know how to ride the savage land. But when they agree to lead a wagon full of women across Texas, they're just asking for trouble - times five. A prostitute. A virgin. A tomboy. A woman on the run. And a bank robbe...

See more
Mariana's knight by W. Michael Farmer

Mariana's knight

W. Michael Farmer

Large Print

"On the first of February, 1896, prominent attorney and legislator Albert Fountain drove his wagon across New Mexico's lonely Tularosa basin on the way home from a grand jury indictment of ranchers for cattle theft. His wife, Mariana, believing no one...

See more
Hard Texas winter by Preston Lewis

Hard Texas winter

Preston Lewis

Large Print

"In the aftermath of the Civil War, Morgan Garrett heads west in search of work and a new start. Neither is easy for a man burdened with a lame arm as a reminder of the lost war. With winter approaching, he finds work -- and trouble -- in Crossrock, Texas,...

See more
Remington 1894 by William W. Johnstone

Remington 1894

William W. Johnstone

Large Print

"As a teenager, John McMasters won the Medal of Honor as a sniper for the Union Army. Thirty years later, raising a family and running cattle in the Arizona Territory, he still needs eyeglasses to hit a distant target. Still, his wife and four children...

See more
Spirit trail by Darrel Sparkman

Spirit trail

Darrel Sparkman

Large Print

"Revenge is a blade that cuts both ways. Sean MacLeod loses his family to renegades, but in his quest for retribution he nearly loses his soul. Seeking redemption, he follows the Spirit Trail down the Missouri River, leaving the Blackfoot nation of the...

See more
Slate Creek by Wallace J. Swenson

Slate Creek

Wallace J. Swenson

Large Print

"Reality on the Wyoming frontier in the late 1800's has scorched Simon Steele's idealism. He's killed a man he didn't have to, betrayed and driven away his best friend, and seen what's left of his morals reduced to an occasional twinge of conscience....

See more
Long road to Abilene by Robert Vaughan

Long road to Abilene

Robert Vaughan

Large Print

"After surviving the bloody battle of Franklin and the hell of a Yankee prison camp, Cade McCall comes home to the woman he loves to find that she, believing him dead, has married his brother. With nothing left to keep him in Tennessee, Cade heads for...

See more
The legend of Perley Gates by William W. Johnstone

The legend of Perley Gates

William W. Johnstone

Large Print

"He's the son of a cattle rancher. A restless young dreamer who, under normal circumstances, would follow in his father's footsteps. Normal, however, is not his style. Like his famous grandfather and namesake Perley Gates--a hell-raising mountain man...

See more
Flame across the land by Colin Bainbridge

Flame across the land

Colin Bainbridge

Large Print

Fark Seaton comes to the aid of old timer Utah Red when he and his flock of sheep are attacked. Who is responsible? The evidence seems to point towards Mitch Montgomery and his Lazy Ladder outfit; but as tension mounts and the bullets fly, Seaton is not...

See more
Land of the Saints by Jay Clanton

Land of the Saints

Jay Clanton

Large Print

It is the summer of 1858, and the Turner family are making their way along the Oregon Trail to California. The wagon train with which they are travelling is attacked by a band of Paiute, but this is no mere skirmish in the Indian Wars. The territory of...

See more
Long trail to redemption by B. S. Dunn

Long trail to redemption

B. S. Dunn

Large Print

A U.S. senator and his family have been kidnapped by bandits and imprisoned in the Mexican village of Las Palomas, but the government is reluctant to provoke war by sending troops after them. Joshua Bell of the secret service amasses a team to retrieve...

See more
A gun for Shelby by Jake Henry

A gun for Shelby

Jake Henry

Large Print

Forced into taking a job he doesn't want, Savage rides into a desert full of hostile Yavapai Indians to track down a killer. There he is taken captive by a small band of rebels for whom the Civil War has never ended. Although their leader, the legend...

See more
To ride the savage hills by Neil Hunter

To ride the savage hills

Neil Hunter

Large Print

Arizona, 1888: Marshal Ed Pruitt had been bringing Sam Trask to justice when, following an accident, Trask murdered the driver and escaped. Now Pruitt wants Bodie to bring Trask in before the wanted man can cross the line into Canada. But what should...

See more
Chisholm trail showdown by Jack Tregarth

Chisholm trail showdown

Jack Tregarth

Large Print

For the young men in the Texas town of Indian Falls, riding the Chisholm Trail as cowboys is a rite of passage. Dan Lewis is heartbroken when it looks as though he is to be cheated of his chance. Determinedly, he manages to secure a place on the trail,...

See more
The four from Gila Bend by Merle Constiner

The four from Gila Bend

Merle Constiner

Large Print

Sheriff Bill Ferrine receives a telegram warning him that an armed and dangerous outlaw is arriving in town. But after shooting the man dead, Ferrine realizes he's been set up...

See more
Beyond the Bitterroots by Allan Vaughan Elston

Beyond the Bitterroots

Allan Vaughan Elston

Large Print

A stagecoach carries a telegram granting a stay of execution to a condemned prisoner. When the coach is delayed, passenger Dave Harbison must set off alone to beat the hangman.

See more
Auckland Libraries:New titles Check out the latest new titles in fiction, nonfiction, DVDs, CDs, eBooks, audiobooks, Māori, and community language books.