Incredible Cowboy Stories (Paperback)

Amazing Tales of Western Danger and Derring-Do

By Veronica Alvarado (Editor)

Skyhorse, 9781510732223, 216pp.

Publication Date: August 7, 2018

List Price: 17.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


The fires of America's fascination with the Wild West are stoked in this new compilation of the best and most exciting cowboy stories out there. Sit around a campfire and indulge in stories that flesh out the America that they knew intimately. For some of these writers, the West was a place of dreams, for others, of nightmares, but for us, they represent the freedom and delight of a lawless land.
Boasting a diverse set of authors and perspectives, this collection of stories ensures every reader will get a nuanced and full sense of what the life of a cowboy was like. Authors include:
  • Mark Twain
  • Zane Gray
  • William MacLeod Raine
  • Theodore Roosevelt
  • Max Brand
  • Andy Adams
  • Tom Horne
  • Charles Mulford
  • And more!
    Incredible Cowboy Stories, brought to life by more than three dozen color illustrations, is a must have for anyone who has ever dreamt of the hot deserts of Texas, the frigid cold of the Rocky Mountain peaks, or the wide and wild range of the old West.

  • About the Author

    Veronica Alvarado is a book editor and avid armchair adventurer. She lives in New York City.