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The Missing Music Box by littlejoenice Rated: Family Friendly [Reviews - 0]
Summary:

Hop Sing brings a new friend to the Ponderosa for supper. The next day, Ben finds Elizabeth's music box missing.

 

A special thanks to Patina, for suggesting I write this.


Categories: Mystery, Comedy Characters: All
Series: Journal Entries
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 9444 Read Count: 49
Published: 09/14/2016 Updated: 09/14/2016 [Report This]
Summary:

Gothic mystery. Adam is given sanctuary from a storm in a manor house that holds a secret.

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


Categories: Mystery Characters: Adam Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 10740 Read Count: 85
Published: 08/21/2012 Updated: 08/21/2012 [Report This]
The Power of Love by BensReader Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 25]
Summary: Feature

An accident occurs, leaving Ben in an underground cavern, surrounded by darkness, only to be rescued by his late wife, Marie.


Categories: Mystery, Drama Characters: Ben Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2553 Read Count: 237
Published: 06/22/2011 Updated: 06/22/2011 [Report This]
The Real Story by Bahj Rated: PG starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 6]
Summary: It's Halloween Eve and the Cartwright brothers are out on the range. Join Little Joe and Hoss as Adam weaves a monstrous tale around the campfire. It's just a story, right?
Categories: Action/Adventure, Mystery, Holiday Characters: Adam Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1891 Read Count: 52
Published: 10/27/2017 Updated: 10/27/2017 [Report This]
The Red Blanket by littlejoenice Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 1]
Summary:

Hoss asks where the red blanket that always hangs on the stairway came from. Adam knows, but the story behind it is painful for him to relate.

 

Written for the Prop Fiction challenge. The prop was the red blanket.


Categories: Mystery, Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 18327 Read Count: 59
Published: 09/17/2018 Updated: 09/17/2018 [Report This]
The Rifle by loe Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 9]
Summary:

To what lengths will 12 year old Little Joe go to save up for his new rifle?


Categories: Mystery, Comedy, Drama, Prequel Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 12520 Read Count: 245
Published: 05/06/2011 Updated: 05/06/2011 [Report This]
The Undine by adamant Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 9]
Summary:

Joe is intrigued by a mysterious, beautiful girl whom he spots swimming in a lake on the Ponderosa property.

Disclaimer: All publicly recognizable chracters, 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: Mystery Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3689 Read Count: 69
Published: 09/08/2012 Updated: 09/08/2012 [Report This]
Summary:

This is a story told by the whole Cartwright family, each taking turns telling the next part of it as it unfolds. This is a story of revenge, family, and mystery.


Categories: Action/Adventure, Mystery Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 6507 Read Count: 197
Published: 04/02/2015 Updated: 04/02/2015 [Report This]
The Vision by adamant Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 5]
Summary:

In following the trail to find Joe, Hoss and Adam find they are also following the trail of a killer. Or are they one and the same?


Categories: Mystery Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 32384 Read Count: 103
Published: 07/27/2015 Updated: 07/27/2015 [Report This]
The Wedding by pkmoonshine Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 33]
Summary:

Adam and his wife, Teresa, come to Virginia City to visit the family and so that he might stand as best man for an old friend at what's quickly shaping up to be "The Wedding of the Century." Third story in the series that begins with "Bloodlines." Though a few references are made to events happening in the first story, this one stands on its own. Warning: Includes the addition of two non-cannon characters.

Rated PG-13 for reference to at least one adult situation, a wee bit of nudity, and lots of innuendo.

All publicly recognizable characters, settings, etc. are property of their respective owners.  The original characters and plot are property of the author.   The author is not in any way associated with the owners, creators, or producers of any media franchise, and makes no money from this work.     No copyright infringement is intended.


Categories: Mystery, Comedy, Romance Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Candy Canady, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: Bloodlines
Chapters: 20 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 112859 Read Count: 568
Published: 06/01/2009 Updated: 06/01/2009 [Report This]
The Weird Wolf by ansinico Rated: PG starstarstarstar [Reviews - 19]
Summary:

Written for 2012 Ponderosa Nightmares

Little Joe's quest for education by way of one of Adam's treasured books leads him down a dangerous path.


Categories: Mystery Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4372 Read Count: 144
Published: 10/20/2012 Updated: 10/20/2012 [Report This]
The Wicked Wind! by SNlover09 Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 11]
Summary:

Small crazy things are happening at the Ponderosa. Is it just a coincidence or is it something more? Ponderosa Nightmares Challenge III (2014)


Categories: Mystery, Drama, Holiday Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3901 Read Count: 132
Published: 10/28/2014 Updated: 10/28/2014 [Report This]
The Witch of the Woods by KayKay Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 9]
Summary:

Written for the Ponderosa Nightmares II challenge. An old legend of a witch living in the woods proves to be true, and when she sets her eyes on Joe, Hoss must find a way to save him.

 

Disclaimer: All publicly recognizable characters, settings, etc. are the property of their respective owners. The original characters and plot are the property of the author.  The author is in no way associated with the owners, creators, or producers of any media franchise.  No copyright infringement is intended.


Categories: Mystery, Drama, Holiday Characters: Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2912 Read Count: 94
Published: 10/29/2013 Updated: 10/29/2013 [Report This]
They Had a Secret by JoesGal Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 17]
Summary: Hoss goes away on family business, and encounters a beautiful young woman. He quickly becomes enamored with her. But is she what she seems to be?
Categories: Mystery, Holiday Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2359 Read Count: 143
Published: 10/28/2013 Updated: 10/28/2013 [Report This]
Trial by Fire by Terina Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 19]
Summary:

An arsonist is targeting the Ponderosa.  Will Adam and Hoss be able to stop him in time.


Categories: Mystery Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 6443 Read Count: 247
Published: 09/20/2011 Updated: 09/20/2011 [Report This]
Summary:

This story was written for the 2012 Ponderosa Nightmare Challenge.

A typical evening with Ben . . . or is it?


Categories: Mystery, Holiday Characters: Ben Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3745 Read Count: 149
Published: 10/20/2012 Updated: 10/20/2012 [Report This]
Walking with Evil by Sharry Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 6]
Summary:

A new kind of threat has descended on the Ponderosa; something is killing livestock and raising fear while threatening the safety of everyone.  Adam grows intent on solving the mystery - things turn dangerous when he learns of an unexpected personal connection to the intruder.  A face to face confrontation with a new kind of enemy forces the ultimate challenge of Adam's strength and courage. 

 

*Adult language, violent situations.*         


Categories: Action/Adventure, Mystery, 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: 17339 Read Count: 160
Published: 12/21/2016 Updated: 12/21/2016 [Report This]
Summary:

This is for Ponderosa Nightmares II.  My words are at the end of the story.  While camping out for the night, Ben shares a story with his eldest son.

 

Disclaimer: All publicly recognizable characters, settings, etc. are the property of their respective owners. The original characters and plot are the property of the author.  The author is in no way associated with the owners, creators, or producers of any media franchise.  No copyright infringement is intended.


Categories: Mystery, Drama, Holiday Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2343 Read Count: 111
Published: 10/28/2013 Updated: 10/28/2013 [Report This]
Summary:

Written for April 2019 Ponderosa Prospects Challenge. Ben is late to his own family meeting, and when he does arrive, he has a black eye, arousing his sons' curiosity as to how he got it.


Categories: Mystery, Comedy, Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee, Will Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 8930 Read Count: 50
Published: 04/10/2019 Updated: 04/10/2019 [Report This]
Summary:

Written for Ponderosa Nightmares V. An old friend of Ben's shows up at the Ponderosa with harrowing tales of a witch's curse. Then Hoss and Joe go missing. Adam to the rescue!


Categories: Action/Adventure, Mystery, Drama, Holiday Characters: All
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2546 Read Count: 31
Published: 10/26/2018 Updated: 10/26/2018 [Report This]
Summary:

A What Happened Instead to The Crucible. What if Joe went with Adam? WARNINGS: Rated due to bad language, descriptive violence, and extremely harmful injuries.


Categories: What Happens Instead?, Action/Adventure, Mystery, Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, All, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 12 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 58390 Read Count: 2700
Published: 04/15/2011 Updated: 04/18/2011 [Report This]
Year of the Snake by Gillie Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 27]
Summary: This story was written for the 2012 Ponderosa Nightmare thread. The night holds many surprises for the Cartwrights.
Categories: Mystery, Drama, Holiday Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1441 Read Count: 241
Published: 10/20/2012 Updated: 10/20/2012 [Report This]
Yellow Eyes Terror by SNlover09 Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 19]
Summary:

What do yellow eyes, Ben, and Hoss running through the woods at night got to do with Halloween. Read to find out!


Categories: Mystery, Holiday Characters: Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2841 Read Count: 72
Published: 10/20/2012 Updated: 10/20/2012 [Report This]