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Engravings by adamant PG-13
This is a back story of the romance and engagement of Ben Cartwright and Linda...
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The Scandal by adamant PG-13
Is it scandalous when a husband obviously loves his wife? A light-hearted story...
Upholding the Family Pride by Patina PG-13
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The Hunt for Danny Miller by Annie K Cowgirl PG
When Little Joe searches for a friend against his father's wishes, he finds...
The Power of Love by BensReader Family Friendly
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Murder At Dayton Crossing by Bejules PG
Riding with a posse in the middle of a storm, Joe is injured in an accident...
Instinct by Tracy PG
Someone from Adam's past brings danger to the Ponderosa. This story is a "what...
Love, Honour and Obey by ansinico PG-13
Will an impending marriage be the beginning to the end of the Cartwright family.Can...
Ten Years After by Pt29646 Family Friendly
Adam returns to the Ponderosa with his family. There have been many changes...
Aftershock by littlejoenice G
A WHN for the episode, The Crucible. This story picks up right where the episode...
Mystery At Devil's Foot Mine by Sharry PG-13
Something mysterious is underfoot at the Ponderosa's latest mining project...
They Had a Secret by JoesGal PG-13
Hoss goes away on family business, and encounters a beautiful young woman. ...

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Please register here in our Library to allow you to read, comment and upload stories. Registration here is separate from our discussion forums. Use your same username (pen name) as you have in our forums to avoid confusion.

All authors that are adding a story for the first time to Bonanza Boomers Library, must first get approval from our Librarian, Patina. Please private message your complete story to Patina, via our Bonanza Boomers discussion forum, and she or one of the members of the Beta Readers team will review your story.

This Library is for Bonanza stories. Any stories featuring the Bonanza cast in other roles are permitted on our forums only. Bonanza Boomers website offers a forum that welcomes fan fiction based on the stars of Bonanza as they appeared in many different roles.

While we allow cross-over stories in the Library, this is still a Bonanza Library and the Cartwrights must be the main characters in the story. Any character from the other TV story must not supersede the Bonanza characters in the progression of the plot.

AU stories are permitted. We do not have a category for that, please post this in your summary to let the readers know.

Library submissions should be free of major typographical and grammatical errors. You are free to request a beta reader to help you. A list of our beta readers and our beta reader team leader can be found in our discussion forums.

All stories must have a rating of G, PG, or PG-13. There are no R Rated stories permitted in our Library. Please do not post your story title in all caps.*

All stories must be complete.

You may edit your story at any time after you've submitted it, but you may not add any additional chapters to your story. Added chapters bumps your story to the top of our Library home page and that pushes somebody else's story down a notch and someone else's off this home page screen completely.

Stories must be at least 1,000 words.

You may add 1 picture to your story, no more than 1 please.

An author may add no more than one story per week. After 7 days, you are free to add a second story.

Our Library has a side bar for featured stories. I will alternate those features now and then. Only members who participate in our Bonanza discussions forums will be featured and *no stories with titles in "all caps" will be featured.

Any stories not meeting the above criteria will run the risk of their story being removed.

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Summary: Hoss and Little Joe get more trouble than they bargained when they try to help a friend get a front-page news story.
Rated: G
Categories: Action/Adventure, Comedy
Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 10245 Read Count: 5 Published: 10/16/17 Updated: 10/16/17
Summary: It is 1875. Two years later, Joe Cartwright's inability to cope with his wife's death is ruining his life. His Pa thinks getting...
Rated: Family Friendly
Categories: Drama
Characters: Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 3 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 122625 Read Count: 13 Published: 10/15/17 Updated: 10/15/17
Summary: "Of the three Carwtright Brothers, the one known as 'Little Joe' married first." Inspired by a book of Russian fairy tales.
Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstar
Categories: Drama, Romance
Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 12 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 31476 Read Count: 57 Published: 10/05/17 Updated: 10/05/17
Summary: Five-year-old Joe is pestering his older brother constantly and Adam, in an attempt to be left alone, tells him something he shouldn't...
Rated: Family Friendly
Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama
Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 14254 Read Count: 73 Published: 08/28/17 Updated: 08/28/17
Summary: A young man must step out of his father's shadow to earn respect on his own.
Rated: G starstarstarstarstar
Categories: Drama
Characters: Adam Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1479 Read Count: 45 Published: 08/19/17 Updated: 08/19/17
Summary: Life is full with adventures. A lot of good things and bad things may happen. Life is like a river, not Sea of Tranquility...
Rated: Family Friendly
Categories: Action/Adventure
Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 12897 Read Count: 24 Published: 08/17/17 Updated: 08/17/17
Summary: The Cartwrights suddenly find themselves in the era of Robin Hood! But is it a dream... or is it real?
Rated: G
Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama
Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: Journal Entries
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 19025 Read Count: 18 Published: 08/08/17 Updated: 08/08/17
Summary: It is a truth that the more one has, the more one has to lose. Will Adam lose everything he has recently gained due to another's...
Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarhalf-star
Categories: Drama
Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 15 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 40980 Read Count: 151 Published: 08/06/17 Updated: 08/06/17
Summary: Adam receives a new book as a gift and becomes so involved in it that he forgets a promise he made to Little Joe. Will Joe forgive...
Rated: G starstarstarhalf-star
Categories: Comedy, Drama
Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3516 Read Count: 47 Published: 07/19/17 Updated: 07/19/17
Summary: Ben has some guests over for Christmas, and receives a baad gift from one of them.   This was the original story for...
Rated: Family Friendly
Categories: Mystery, Comedy, Drama
Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Candy Canady, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Will Cartwright
Series: Journal Entries
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 13736 Read Count: 24 Published: 07/11/17 Updated: 07/11/17
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"Marietteā€¯ by Pt29646 is this month's Reading Club selection. Read the story then head over to the forum to discuss with fellow Boomers.

Patina on 09/08/17 - 04:31 am
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