Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Other Results: 9 Series
Stories
Doubt That The Stars Are Fire by Marla Fair Rated: Family Friendly [Reviews - 0]
Summary:

You asked for it - the next installment of the Joe Cartwright/Bella Carnaby story. Sequel to 'In The Darkness As In The Light'. Eight years have passed since Joe and Bella met. Both have experienced great tragedy. A letter from Ben Cartwright paves the way for them to meet again. But is it too late for their love?

Rated PG-13

This story takes place post-canon.


Categories: Drama, Romance Characters: Ben Cartwright, Candy Canady, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Jamie Hunter, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 3 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 62589 Read Count: 30
Published: 06/04/2017 Updated: 06/04/2017 [Report This]
Ducks in a Row by Patina Rated: G [Reviews - 27]
Summary: Two year old Hoss comes across some hatching ducklings. Will Pa let him keep his new friends?
Categories: Comedy, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1851 Read Count: 178
Published: 07/17/2008 Updated: 07/17/2008 [Report This]
Each Step, A Journey by Tracy Rated: Family Friendly [Reviews - 20]
Summary:

Travel with Adam as he makes his way home to the Ponderosa.


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: 12756 Read Count: 369
Published: 08/13/2012 Updated: 08/13/2012 [Report This]
Eagle's Nest by Sierras Rated: G [Reviews - 14]
Summary:

It is spring, and the winter has passed. Five-year-old Little Joe wanders off to find his mama who died couple of months earlier. This is about the incident that is referenced by Ben to Little Joe in the episode "Between Heaven And Earth". I originally wrote this story back in 2001. I entered it in a Bonanza fan fiction contest, but it didn't win. I recently came back to it and rewrote it for the Spring Awakens Challenge.


Categories: Drama, Prequel, What Happens Before? Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3180 Read Count: 111
Published: 05/29/2018 Updated: 05/29/2018 [Report This]
Eclipse by adamant Rated: PG-13 [Reviews - 2]
Summary:

After the war, Adam wants a happy, married life. But things rarely turn out as hoped or planned but sometimes, they turn out better. An expurgated version of a "M" story. Adult situations.


Categories: Drama, Mystery Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 32969 Read Count: 165
Published: 01/03/2017 Updated: 01/03/2017 [Report This]
Summary: This is the second story in the Battle of Wills series. During a family picnic at the lake, Adam gets in trouble adding poison ivy to Hoss' bouquet of widlflowers for Marie. After an argument with his father, Adam decides to leave home. A neighbor and old friend, Abe Garvey, shows Marie that there's more to education than reading, writing, and arithmetic while leading the search for 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: 5671 Read Count: 465
Published: 07/17/2008 Updated: 07/17/2008 [Report This]
Summary:

What does a red horse, a strange Mexican, and a curse have to do with the Ponderosa?

 

Written for the March Mystery Month Challenge. A special thanks to CowgirlAtHeart for reading it over and helping me with it.


Categories: 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: 22247 Read Count: 52
Published: 03/17/2017 Updated: 03/17/2017 [Report This]
El Nino by adamant Rated: PG-13 [Reviews - 12]
Summary:

Little Joe cowboys-up to represent the Ponderosa in a bull-riding contest to the consternation of his family. Mild cursing.


Categories: Comedy Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2477 Read Count: 151
Published: 08/02/2014 Updated: 08/02/2014 [Report This]
Engravings by adamant Rated: PG-13 [Reviews - 13]
Summary:

This is a back story of the romance and engagement of Ben Cartwright and Linda Lawrence, the Countess of Chadwick. It employs the hints that were dropped in the episode, particulary the "engravings" on the wedding invitations.

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: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 11482 Read Count: 151
Published: 10/24/2012 Updated: 10/24/2012 [Report This]
Summary:

An acting troupe performing Edgar Allan Poe's works comes to Virginia City.


Categories: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1629 Read Count: 96
Published: 10/16/2012 Updated: 10/16/2012 [Report This]
Summary:

Joe doesn't heed his brothers' warning about a certain girl he's seeing and winds up in trouble because of her. Written for Bonanza Ballads Round 10.


Categories: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2690 Read Count: 52
Published: 04/02/2019 Updated: 04/02/2019 [Report This]
Evil Beyond Dreams by Bejules Rated: Family Friendly [Reviews - 19]
Summary:

Adam is worried about the nightmares Little Joe is experiencing, but the hero that comes to Joe's rescue surprises the Carwrights. Written for Ponderosa Nightmares challenge 2013.

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: Action/Adventure, Mystery, Drama, Holiday, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2604 Read Count: 487
Published: 10/28/2013 Updated: 10/28/2013 [Report This]
Faith by adamant Rated: PG-13 [Reviews - 7]
Summary:

After a life-shattering event, can Adam's lost faith in himself and humanity ever be recovered?


Categories: Action/Adventure, 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: 30002 Read Count: 339
Published: 09/13/2015 Updated: 09/13/2015 [Report This]
Summary:

Adam returns home one hot, summer afternoon after being bitten by a non-poisonous snake. Later, he begins to suffer the symptoms of a venomous bite. How can that be?

Written for the In the Heat of Summer challenge.


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: 7842 Read Count: 96
Published: 07/10/2018 Updated: 07/10/2018 [Report This]
Family Ties by pkmoonshine Rated: PG-13 [Reviews - 47]
Summary:

Still haunted by the death of his wife six years before, Joe seeks comfort in strong drink. Will his family ties be enough to save him? This story is based on an idea given to me by another fan who goes by Australian and Joe'sAussieFan.

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: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Jamie Hunter, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: Family Ties
Chapters: 8 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 33007 Read Count: 583
Published: 07/21/2010 Updated: 07/21/2010 [Report This]
Farewell - When Border Bends by idmarryhoss Rated: Family Friendly [Reviews - 12]
Summary:

A short story opening the riddle of Adam layer by layer, to ask what made him decide to leave.


Categories: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4839 Read Count: 196
Published: 05/18/2011 Updated: 05/18/2011 [Report This]
Feat Of Strength by TLR Rated: PG [Reviews - 10]
Summary:

An ordinary day turns into something more for the young Cartwright family.


Categories: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1272 Read Count: 345
Published: 11/09/2012 Updated: 11/09/2012 [Report This]
Fight by Sierras Rated: G [Reviews - 6]
Summary:

Why has Little Joe been getting into fights at school? Can Adam reconnect with the little brother who once looked up at him in awe?

Written for the Spring Awakens Challenge 2020.


Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2796 Read Count: 73
Published: 06/01/2020 Updated: 06/01/2020 [Report This]
FIGHT CLUB by southplains Rated: Family Friendly [Reviews - 18]
Summary:

"If I've told Joe once, I've told him a thousand times to keep those elbows in!" Famous words from Adam uttered while Joe is getting himself thoroughly whipped by Jean Millain in the Julia Bulette episode. This is the story behind those words.


Categories: Action/Adventure, Prequel, What Happens Next? Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4097 Read Count: 305
Published: 10/07/2012 Updated: 10/07/2012 [Report This]
Final Storm by Sharry Rated: PG-13 [Reviews - 9]
Summary:

Something is decidedly amiss on the Ponderosa.  Despite the welcome start of a fresh spring season, Hop Sing warns the Cartwright family that something dangerous is truly underfoot.  Wanting answers, Ben engages the help of Sheriff Coffee with nearly disastrous results for Adam.         


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: 15530 Read Count: 125
Published: 06/19/2020 Updated: 06/19/2020 [Report This]
Summary:

When Adam awakens one morning with a sore throat, he's forced to go to the doctor. Doc Martin is out of town... supposedly. Enter a quack.


Categories: Comedy, Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: Journal Entries
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 14576 Read Count: 65
Published: 06/24/2017 Updated: 06/24/2017 [Report This]
First Christmas by gf3 Rated: Family Friendly [Reviews - 10]
Summary:

Adam's family has a surprise visitor during their first Christmas in New York. 


Categories: Holiday Characters: Adam Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2100 Read Count: 158
Published: 09/04/2011 Updated: 09/04/2011 [Report This]
Summary:

Joe rescues a mysterious girl from the river.

Written as a birthday present for a friend whose least favorite episode is Dark Star.


Categories: What Happens Instead?, 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: 3778 Read Count: 100
Published: 09/03/2012 Updated: 09/03/2012 [Report This]
Summary:

Waiting out a blizzard, holed up in a deserted town.

With Christmas around the corner, Ben's boys are far from the safety and comfort of home.

That's assuming they do make it home ... 


Categories: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 5 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 5761 Read Count: 473
Published: 11/19/2017 Updated: 11/19/2017 [Report This]
Fool's Gold by Patina Rated: PG-13 [Reviews - 16]
Summary:

Gold and greed are a volatile mix. Written for Ponderosa Nightmares 2012 Disclaimer: I don't own Bonanza or the Cartwrights. No copyright infringement is intended. Original plot and characters are property of the author. No money was made from this story.


Categories: Holiday, Mystery, Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4516 Read Count: 126
Published: 10/21/2012 Updated: 10/21/2012 [Report This]