Other Results: 5 Series
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I Gotta Get a Message to You. by ansinico Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 6]
Summary:

Bonanza Ballads 3 

A story prompted by the title of the Bee Gees song.

While Ben, Adam and Hoss are busy with the branding,  Hop Sing and Little, Little Joe head to town and find they have important business waiting for them.

 

 

 

 


Categories: Prequel Characters: Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 2 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 5390 Read Count: 79
Published: 06/11/2018 Updated: 06/11/2018 [Report This]
Summary:

A story written in memory of Pernell Robert's passing, 2013.  Ben is left with a motherless child and has trouble coping.

 

Disclaimer: All publicly recognizable characters, settings, etc., are the property of their respective owners. All original characters and plots are the property of the author. No copyright infringement is intended.


Categories: Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1034 Read Count: 490
Published: 01/31/2013 Updated: 01/31/2013 [Report This]
Summary:

Created for the Bonanza Boomers 'In the heat of the moment' summer challenge to write a story set in the hottest time of year. Twenty-one year old Hoss Cartwright has a problem. Older brother Adam just took off into the desert without a word and Little Joe wants to follow him. Pa will have his hide, he knows. But it's awful hard to say 'no' to Little Joe...


Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 7 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 21451 Read Count: 40
Published: 09/09/2018 Updated: 09/09/2018 [Report This]
A Ghost Story by Pt29646 Rated: PG starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 8]
Summary:

Ben and Adam are traveling West when they make a stop in a small town. Adam realizes that they're not alone in their room at their boarding house. Can he make Ben understand the danger before it's too late?


Categories: Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3089 Read Count: 92
Published: 01/05/2015 Updated: 01/05/2015 [Report This]
A Gift Horse by Patina Rated: G starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 33]
Summary: This is the fourth story in The Battle of Wills series. Ben announces at supper that he is going to buy a horse for Marie. Adam becomes unhappy because Ben had promised to buy him a horse before leaving for New Orleans. Will this situation cause another rift between Marie and Adam?
Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: The Battle of Wills
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2452 Read Count: 373
Published: 07/17/2008 Updated: 02/06/2014 [Report This]
Summary: After telling four year old Little Joe about the balls held during Mardi Gras, Marie dreams of a dance held in the future. How has life turned out for the Cartwrights? Did Adam, Hoss, and Joe turn out to be the men we know?
Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3621 Read Count: 220
Published: 07/17/2008 Updated: 07/17/2008 [Report This]
A Good Brother by jmd29 Rated: PG starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 32]
Summary:

Adam comforts Joe in the aftermath of Marie's death.

Disclaimer:  I do not own any of the recognizable Bonanza characters or the setting created by David Dotort.  No copyright infringement is intended. 

 

 


Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1355 Read Count: 624
Published: 07/19/2011 Updated: 07/19/2011 [Report This]
A Grandfather's Advice by jmd29 Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstar [Reviews - 14]
Summary:

As the day of his wedding approaches and Adam begins a new life in Australia his thoughts turn to memories of his grandfather.

Disclaimer:  I do not own any recognizable Bonanza characters or the setting created by David Dotort.  No copyright infringement is intended.  All original characters are the property of the owner.

Spoilers:  Contains spoilers to A New Home

Warnings:  Some language and references to adult situations.


Categories: Drama, Romance, Prequel, Future Characters: Adam Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3413 Read Count: 210
Published: 04/30/2011 Updated: 04/30/2011 [Report This]
Summary: Ben has hired a new hand to help with the branding. Is there more to him than meets the eye?
Categories: Prequel, Drama Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2407 Read Count: 246
Published: 04/30/2010 Updated: 04/30/2010 [Report This]
A Mouthful of Regret by Patina Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 51]
Summary: Adam's second round-up following his return home from college.  He and Joe aren't getting along but a brutal bear attack changes everything.
Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 5746 Read Count: 772
Published: 07/16/2008 Updated: 07/16/2008 [Report This]
A New Day for Hoss by Calamity Liz Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 17]
Summary:

Hoss makes a new friend at school but does she really want to be his friend or is it another one of the cruel jokes his schoolmates have played on him.


Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2892 Read Count: 175
Published: 05/26/2013 Updated: 05/26/2013 [Report This]
A New Pattern by Patina Rated: PG starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 23]
Summary: This is the 8th story in the Battle of Wills series. The Cartwrights go into town so Marie can order baby furniture and Adam can get a haircut. Hoss goes shopping with Marie and, while in the store, he overhears her conversation with two elderly ladies about food cravings and whether the baby will be a boy or a girl. Which of course leads to questions.
Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: The Battle of Wills
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3807 Read Count: 221
Published: 07/17/2008 Updated: 07/17/2008 [Report This]
Summary: Joe makes a resolution to stay out of trouble. Hoss and Adam are determined to help him break it. How long can Joe last?
Categories: Comedy, Prequel Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4105 Read Count: 283
Published: 07/17/2008 Updated: 07/17/2008 [Report This]
A Portion of God by faust Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 28]
Summary:

Wisdom has different faces. So has solace. Especially on a sunny Sunday afternoon at the lake. Adam and Joe deal with Marie's death -- who's helping whom?

Also available in eBook format -- please pm me for that.


Categories: Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1243 Read Count: 314
Published: 05/02/2011 Updated: 05/02/2011 [Report This]
Summary:

A fifteen-year-old Little Joe learns a lesson the hard way.


Categories: Comedy, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1354 Read Count: 108
Published: 09/29/2016 Updated: 09/29/2016 [Report This]
Summary: This is the 7th story in the Battle of Wills series. It's time to clean out the spare room so it can be turned into a nursery for the coming baby. As Ben, Adam, and Hoss go through the room's contents, they remember the past.
Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: The Battle of Wills
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3408 Read Count: 204
Published: 07/17/2008 Updated: 07/17/2008 [Report This]
A Rose For Marie by deansgirl Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 17]
Summary:

Adam finally learns to accept marie as his mother.

 

This is a companinon story to Forever Ben Cartwright.


Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2706 Read Count: 212
Published: 09/06/2010 Updated: 09/06/2010 [Report This]
Summary: Marie Cartwright is sick with a chest cold. Three year old Little Joe discovers her cough syrup.
Categories: Comedy, Prequel Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2682 Read Count: 232
Published: 07/17/2008 Updated: 07/17/2008 [Report This]
A Stop Along the Way by Bahj Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 10]
Summary: Sometimes, it's the littlest things in the smallest places that make the biggest impact. To young Adam Cartwright, Galesburg, Ill. is just another stop on the long journey West, but this time his life will be changed forever.
Categories: Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 43256 Read Count: 289
Published: 02/08/2013 Updated: 02/08/2013 [Report This]
A Summer Day by Pt29646 Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 3]
Summary:

In this prequel nothing special happens to the Cartwrights until Joe takes it into his head to...

This is based on an incident in my uncle's life when he was very small. 


Categories: Prequel Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2443 Read Count: 56
Published: 08/06/2018 Updated: 08/06/2018 [Report This]
A Switch in His Shoe by Marla Fair Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 4]
Summary:

Written for 2016's celebration of Dan Blocker's birthday on Boomers.  

Lena and Charles Hoffweister have come to the Ponderosa for their annual December visit bringing tales of Germany's Wienachsten and its mystical creatures.  As strange things begin to happen in the ranch house, Hoss Cartwright becomes convinced that St. Nick's man-servant, a feller he calls 'K-necked', has come to bring judgment on them all.  


Categories: Prequel, Action/Adventure, Comedy, Holiday Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 3 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 14585 Read Count: 62
Published: 12/09/2016 Updated: 12/09/2016 [Report This]
Summary:

A 12 year old Little Joe's new painting, and his untruth, cause a lot of trouble.


Categories: Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2154 Read Count: 328
Published: 07/31/2011 Updated: 07/31/2011 [Report This]
Summary:

Just before Christmas Ben Cartwright makes a choice he will soon regret. He allows his twelve-year-old son, Joseph, to help the young woman who is filling in for Abigail Jones over the holidays find her way home. Little does Ben know that the blue sky of morning will soon become the deep gray of an approaching storm, and that his son and his teacher will need a miracle to survive.


Categories: Prequel, Action/Adventure, Drama, Holiday Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 4 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 12396 Read Count: 78
Published: 12/13/2017 Updated: 12/13/2017 [Report This]
All But One Sense by pbeaking Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstar [Reviews - 20]
Summary:

Joe is coming of age and is becoming quite the ladies man. This is just a short story of how Adam and Hoss tamed the wild beast within, but knowing Joe, it certainly won’t be for long. It’s a short story, but comes from the heart. It was written when I lost my sister to cancer and needed a good laugh.


Categories: Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1628 Read Count: 243
Published: 05/01/2011 Updated: 05/01/2011 [Report This]
Summary:

A story of how Adam and Edwin Booth became friends.


Categories: Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 21241 Read Count: 75
Published: 06/04/2013 Updated: 06/04/2013 [Report This]