Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Other Results: 9 Series
Stories
I'm Coming Over by Sierras Rated: PG starstarstarstar [Reviews - 5]
Summary:

15-year-old Little Joe and his family run into trouble while heading home after a cattle drive. This story was for a Bonanza Ballads challenge.


Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3348 Read Count: 91
Published: 04/30/2019 Updated: 04/30/2019 [Report This]
I'm Gonna Make It by littlejoenice Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 7]
Summary:

Adam goes back East to attend a college reunion, then finds himself racing against time to get home for Christmas.

 

Written for the challenge, "A Winter's Tale."


Categories: Comedy, Drama, Holiday Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3985 Read Count: 57
Published: 12/16/2017 Updated: 12/16/2017 [Report This]
Summary:

Griff King’s inner-thoughts on what made him change his mind about Hoss Cartwright’s true character.


(For the record, I ignore Hoss's sad, untimely death. This story presumes that Griff would have been able to meet and to interact with all of the family.)


Categories: Comedy, Drama Characters: Griff King, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2751 Read Count: 16
Published: 05/22/2018 Updated: 05/22/2018 [Report This]
In Haste by pbeaking Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 11]
Summary:

In honor of Father’s Day... Ben Cartwright is the perfect model of a father, but even he can make mistakes with his children. This story is about how he acted in haste. He now must rekindle the relationship with his son, Hoss.


Categories: Prequel Characters: Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3343 Read Count: 152
Published: 04/17/2011 Updated: 04/17/2011 [Report This]
Summary:

Ponderosa Prospects - April 

My take on the prompt below will leave the Cartwright family with unprecedented changes in their daily life and the running of the Ponderosa Ranch.

Situation Prompt ...

Ben is late for a family meeting - one HE demanded everyone in the household attend. When he finally comes home, he's sporting a shiner - a black - but his eye isn't the only thing that's hurt!

 

 


Categories: 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: 6183 Read Count: 70
Published: 04/22/2019 Updated: 04/22/2019 [Report This]
Summary:

This is a sequel to 'Sunshine with a Little Hurricane' which, in turn, is a sequel to 'Wet Bottom, Warm Heart'.

A burned out stagecoach lies on its side, the victim of an Indian raid. There's a name on the coach manifest that makes Joe Cartwright's heart stand still. Can it be that Elizabeth Carnaby is dead? And, as the man who robbed the coach seeks personal vengeance against Ben Cartwright's youngest son – can Joe himself survive?


Categories: Drama, Romance Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 3 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 102215 Read Count: 100
Published: 04/06/2017 Updated: 04/06/2017 [Report This]
Independence Day by pkmoonshine Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 40]
Summary:

The Independence Day race, which the Cartwrights have been looking forward to all summer, ends in near tragedy. Part of the series begun in Bloodlines, this story takes place after Poltergiest II and includes the addition of several non-cannon characters.

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, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: Bloodlines
Chapters: 10 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 42507 Read Count: 459
Published: 08/03/2010 Updated: 08/03/2010 [Report This]
Indian Lover by TLR Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 6]
Summary:

Adam finds a young Indian woman.


Categories: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4088 Read Count: 162
Published: 07/21/2012 Updated: 07/21/2012 [Report This]
Indiscretion by pbeaking Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 10]
Summary:

Nine year old Hoss Cartwright wants so very much to excel in school like his older brother, particularly when it comes to math. The pressure he puts on himself to achieve leads him to an act of indiscretion. Can he ever make things right again?


Categories: Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4945 Read Count: 204
Published: 02/07/2012 Updated: 02/07/2012 [Report This]
Instinct by Tracy Rated: PG starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 33]
Summary:

Someone from Adam's past brings danger to the Ponderosa.

This story is a "what happened next" with a twist, and contains several references to Bonanza episodes and characters.

written for the 2016 March Mystery Month challenge


Categories: Mystery, What Happens Next? Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 16 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 27653 Read Count: 1546
Published: 03/31/2016 Updated: 03/31/2016 [Report This]
INVINCIBLE by southplains Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 16]
Summary:

Two brothers at odds. A war party on the attack. Alone in the mountains, wounded and with Indians in pursuit, Joe and Adam must lean on one another as never before.


Categories: Drama, Action/Adventure Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 15711 Read Count: 234
Published: 12/16/2012 Updated: 12/16/2012 [Report This]
Summary:

Adam's wife discovers a corpse and Adam assists (against his better judgment) to help her discover the killer.


Categories: Action/Adventure, Mystery Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 15 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 34009 Read Count: 78
Published: 03/03/2019 Updated: 03/03/2019 [Report This]
Joe and the Angel by Calamity Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 7]
Summary:

'Tis a holiday tale with a plot shamelessly purloined from Philip Van Doren Stern, author of "The Greatest Gift". Christmas Eve on the Ponderosa.

 


Categories: Holiday Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4465 Read Count: 69
Published: 12/15/2014 Updated: 12/15/2014 [Report This]
Summary:

 Trouble is brewing in Rubicon, where Joe is temporary sheriff. A WHN for the episode, "The Tin Badge."


Categories: Action/Adventure, Mystery, Drama, Romance, What Happens Next? Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: Journal Entries
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 14347 Read Count: 36
Published: 02/01/2018 Updated: 02/01/2018 [Report This]
Summary:

Adam disapproves of Joe's new love interest.


Categories: 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: 1261 Read Count: 225
Published: 03/09/2013 Updated: 03/09/2013 [Report This]
Joe's Perfect Girlfriend by Lily of the West Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 7]
Summary:

What Joe needs most of all is a girlfriend who is indestructable - even if she dons a blue dress.

 


Categories: Comedy Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1003 Read Count: 109
Published: 10/16/2011 Updated: 10/16/2011 [Report This]
Journey's End by Tracy Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 33]
Summary:

Disappointment comes in many forms, and when family is the root of the disappointment, it can be a difficult journey to forgiveness.


Categories: Mystery Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 30 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 47566 Read Count: 976
Published: 10/12/2016 Updated: 10/12/2016 [Report This]
Junebug by Bahj Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 15]
Summary:

Hoss exhibits, once again, his ability to find friends in the strangest places. A WHB for "The Tall Stranger"


Categories: What Happens Before?, Sequel Characters: Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: A Collection of Short Stories
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1973 Read Count: 72
Published: 01/16/2013 Updated: 01/16/2013 [Report This]
Summary:

Everybody needs a bucket. When a much-needed shipment of hardware contains a number of identical-looking buckets, Virginia City and the Cartwrights are in for a day of chaos and general mayhem.


Categories: Action/Adventure, Comedy 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: 36462 Read Count: 130
Published: 10/10/2011 Updated: 10/10/2011 [Report This]
Just How You Feel by AdamsBaby Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 14]
Summary:

Written as an early Father's Day present to Hoss/Dan Blocker... a true gift reaches the heart. Sometimes it's just how you feel that makes it special.


Categories: Drama, Comedy Characters: Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2144 Read Count: 85
Published: 06/16/2011 Updated: 06/16/2011 [Report This]
Summary:

Joe gets into trouble with both his father and his girlfriend. His father, because he kept giving him excuses to why he kept coming late; and his girlfriend, because he confronted her about a rumor he'd heard about her.

 

Written for Bonanza Ballads Round 1.


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: 4181 Read Count: 30
Published: 07/03/2018 Updated: 07/03/2018 [Report This]
Summary:

Little Joe experiences a bad fall in the yard, right in front of Ben's eyes. As he recovers from it, Ben is reminded of Joe's mother, Marie. Shortly after, an unexpected visitor arrives, causing the Cartwrights to wonder about something very important.

 

A WHB/WHI for the episode, Marie, My Love.


Categories: Mystery, Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: Journal Entries
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 16665 Read Count: 80
Published: 07/03/2017 Updated: 07/03/2017 [Report This]
Summary:

Summary: When a young Hoss defends a boy from a bully, the bully starts to pick on Hoss. How does Hoss avoid a fight?


Categories: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 6292 Read Count: 18
Published: 07/16/2019 Updated: 07/16/2019 [Report This]
Life Goes On by Frannie Rated: G starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 7]
Summary:

Hoss helps his daughter deal with an incident that threatens her marriage.


Categories: Drama Characters: Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 9891 Read Count: 99
Published: 08/10/2012 Updated: 08/10/2012 [Report This]
Little Sister by Meg Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 7]
Summary:

Amelia is finding that growing up is more trouble than she thought espcially when she has three over protective brothers who are ready to jump to her defense.


Categories: Drama Characters: Hoss (Eric) Cartwright
Series: Amelia Cartwright
Chapters: 5 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 6167 Read Count: 265
Published: 12/31/2011 Updated: 12/31/2011 [Report This]