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Complete Works of Burr Cook By Burr Cook
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This book contains a collection of 20 stories by Burr Cook all of which are sold separately but are much less expensive in this form. It is his complete works through April 2015. The contents herein... More > are historical fictional adventure and romance stories 11 of which are westerns. The book begins with a Civil War era story about a slave followed by a fantasy about prehistoric people fleeing the advancing ice age. This is followed by 18 more action packed stories.< Less
Pedro Gonzales By Burr Cook
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This Novelette is a sequel to “The Hero”. It can also be read as a standalone story. The genre could best be described as Fantasy. It takes place mainly at the Winchester Laboratory... More > Incorporated and returns to Yellowstone Park. The main character is the very mysterious “Pedro Gonzales”. Pedro is a drifter who turns out to be a computer whiz and saves the world from Armageddon brought about by the earth itself in retaliation for being choked by mans pollution. This story does contain scenes of psychotropic drug use in the form of Peyote cactus. The idea for the plot came from my son Burr Jr.< Less
The Hero By Burr Cook
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This is a Novelette which could be classified as Science Fiction. I have tried to make it plausible and called it Science Fiction only because it has never happened before although with a stretch of... More > the imagination one could make it appear real. The author is far from an expert scientist so it may not have appeal to someone with a Doctorate Degree in Physics; I don’t know. It takes place in the small Upstate City of Geneva, New York which is on Seneca Lake; one of the Finger Lakes. I have taken liberties with descriptions of the geography of the area, but this IS fiction. The story line comes from the imagination of my second son, Burr Jr.< Less
Year of the Gold Rush By Burr Cook
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This Novelette begins on board a steamship headed for Dyea Alaska during the gold rush of 1898/99 when over 50,000 amateur prospectors traveled to the emerging city of Dawson where the Yukon River... More > meets the Klondike. Few got rich and many perished during the great adventure.< Less
The Rings of Saturn By Burr Cook
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This Novelette I will classify as Science Fiction with subcategories within the following genres; Philosophy, Adventure, Space Exploration, Ecology, Supernatural fiction or Fantasy. The Story takes... More > place about 20 years in the future and continues for another 25 to 30 years beyond that. A world on the brink disaster was pouring billions into preparation for a war that never happened. The United States, however secretly funneled the money into preparation for a voyage into deep space for the purpose of exploring the planet Saturn. The 20 astronauts returned to an unrecognizable earth, a different planet entirely from the one they had left. A very strange man enters near the end of the tale to provide a surprise ending.< Less
Lawmen of Laramie By Burr Cook
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In this novelette, a sequel to "Bart of the Badlands", Buck and Bart form a posse to track down a wild gang who killed most of the Riley family. The youngest posse man, James Riley, at age... More > 16 shoots one of the gang members in Denver. The outlaw gang is then tracked to Salt Lake where they met their end.< Less
The Neanderthal Man By Burr Cook
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This is a work of fiction; a Novelette. Any names or descriptions of real people are strictly coincidental. The story came to me in a dream and I immediately put it down on paper lest I forget any... More > part of it. The story deals with scientific and historic events but no attempt at accuracy has been considered. The only purpose is to entertain the reader. I hope I have accomplished that.< Less
Finders Keepers Losers Weepers and Other Stories By Burr Cook
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Book 1 is a story of a computer nerd who gets involved with dangerous gangsters and comes into a large sum of money. In Book 2 A young man returns from World War I after being gassed in a trench in... More > France. He moves to Arizona where he can breathe and gets better. In Book 3 a family travels to Colorado in search of gold. The daughter falls in love with the wagon master who turns out to have a reputation as a gunfighter. They eventually strike it rich but the gunfighter gets in trouble with a sheriff and narrowly escapes a hanging by a rowdy posse. In Book 4 “Finding Billy Boy”, a young boy runs away and has an adventure on the Appellation Trail. Book 5 “Gangsters and Mountain Lions”. A man in the witness program is found and hides out again in the Canadian North West with Native Americans and makes pets of mountain lions. Book 6 “Princess”. Princess meets a very strange alien and falls in love. He likes to gamble and she likes country music. Book 7 "His Honor the Mayor of Hillsboro."< Less
Prairie Dog, Another Western By Burr Cook
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A western novelette about a young man going west from Illinois following the Civil War and after getting in trouble with the law. He meets his idol, Wild Bill Hickok along with Calamity Jane in... More > Abilene, Kansas. He marries a saloon worker and plays a lot of poker and engages in gunfighting.< Less
Finding Billy Boy By Burr Cook
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A teen age boy (Billy) with abusive parents runs away from his tenement home in Brooklyn and hides out in a tent near the Appellation trail in Massachusetts, meets up with a tramp (Bud) and has an... More > adventuresome summer camping out with his new friend. A detective is hired to search for him. Billy Boy's mother, an alcoholic and addict gets straightened out while he is away and gets reunited in a happy ending.< Less

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