Little Joe Cartwright
Other Results: 12 Series
Stories
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: 457
Published: 11/19/2017 Updated: 11/19/2017 [Report This]
Forever by Rider Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 10]
Summary:

Joe meets and marries Alice Harper


Categories: What Happens Instead?, Romance Characters: Little Joe Cartwright
Series: Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Cartwright
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1934 Read Count: 63
Published: 09/16/2011 Updated: 09/16/2011 [Report This]
Forever Ben Cartwright by deansgirl Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 11]
Summary:

As Ben Cartwright lies dying each of his sons recall a special moment that they shared with their Pa.

A Companion story to A Rose For Marie


Categories: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4127 Read Count: 95
Published: 09/06/2010 Updated: 09/06/2010 [Report This]
Forget Me Not - Prop Fiction by Marla Fair Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 3]
Summary:

Adam Cartwright sentimental?  A certain day and a certain blue velvet chair hold bittersweet memories.  


Categories: Comedy, Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: No Word count: 3030 Read Count: 35
Published: 03/27/2019 Updated: 03/27/2019 [Report This]
Fortune's Son by Patina Rated: PG starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 8]
Summary:

WHIB for The First Born.  On a moonlit night, Clay reflects on the lies and deceptions that ruined his mother's life in New Orleans but led her to happiness in Nevada.

Disclaimer: I don't own Bonanza or the Cartwrights. Original plot is property of the author. No money is being made from this story.


Categories: What Happens In-Between?, Drama Characters: Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1523 Read Count: 109
Published: 08/22/2012 Updated: 08/22/2012 [Report This]
Summary:

Adam, after having been gone from the Ponderosa for many years, sends his young daughter home to his father to remove her from a family tragedy. Can Ben help his eldest son when he needs him the most?


Categories: Romance, Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 19 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 39810 Read Count: 2265
Published: 03/23/2014 Updated: 03/23/2014 [Report This]
FRATERNITY by Patina Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 30]
Summary: Adam, Hoss, and Joe are making repairs to the lineshacks. When Adam goes to the pond for a break, everything goes horribly wrong. It's up to Hoss and Joe to get Adam back.
Categories: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 9465 Read Count: 492
Published: 03/23/2008 Updated: 03/23/2008 [Report This]
Get Lost... But Not Literally by littlejoenice Rated: Family Friendly [Reviews - 0]
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 have. 


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: 124
Published: 08/28/2017 Updated: 08/28/2017 [Report This]
Gettysburg by faust Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 8]
Summary:

A dying man's last thoughts, a family's grief...and a glimpse of hope?

Warning: character death


Categories: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1347 Read Count: 158
Published: 11/15/2012 Updated: 11/15/2012 [Report This]
Ghost Hunters by deansgirl Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstar [Reviews - 12]
Summary:

Do ghosts exist?  Well, Little Joe is about to find out and Adam and Hoss are ready to teach him a lesson.


Categories: Action/Adventure, Comedy Characters: Adam Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3230 Read Count: 145
Published: 05/20/2011 Updated: 05/20/2011 [Report This]
GLORY by southplains Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 19]
Summary:

A WHN for My Brother's Keeper. Sometimes the aftermath is the toughest part of a tragedy to struggle through.


Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama, 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: 10020 Read Count: 430
Published: 09/28/2012 Updated: 09/28/2012 [Report This]
Golden Hill by ansinico Rated: PG starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 7]
Summary:

Autumn at the Ranch - Seasonal Challenge.

Finished his day's work early, memories of childhood keep Hoss from the straight and narrow homeward path.  Will the big man make it home sound in mind and body? 


Categories: Comedy Characters: Adam Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2774 Read Count: 45
Published: 10/09/2018 Updated: 10/09/2018 [Report This]
Goodbye, Hoss by TLR Rated: PG starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 6]
Summary:

Adam tells Hoss goodbye before going to college.


Categories: Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1253 Read Count: 134
Published: 10/24/2012 Updated: 10/24/2012 [Report This]
Summary:

Ben arrives home to find Joe at death's door after a hunting accident, bringing back eerie memories from an incident he has tried for fifteen years to forget. Before the night is over, both he and Adam will have to face their inner demons. Written for Ponderosa Nightmares 2017. 

This story is primarily a WHIB-WHN for "My Brother's Keeper," but it also includes references to events mentioned in "Marie, My Love," "Yonder Man," and the Ponderosa episode "Secrets and Lies" (I ONLY use Ponderosa as canon when it does not contradict the original series at all, which isn't often). JPM, APM, SBS.


Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama, Prequel, What Happens In-Between?, What Happens Next? Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3798 Read Count: 197
Published: 10/26/2017 Updated: 10/26/2017 [Report This]
Gully Washer by Marla Fair Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 25]
Summary:

With a storm approaching, Little Joe heads out to find the prize foal his father is so fond of and is caught in a flash flood.  While his brothers deal with their own fears, Ben Cartwright fights a battle to overcome despair and grief and face the very real fear that Joe may never be found. 


Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 9 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 43303 Read Count: 595
Published: 02/14/2016 Updated: 02/14/2016 [Report This]
Gunslinger by Little Anah Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 15]
Summary: Joe is ambushed by a group of rogue indians and saved by a vagrant named Drifter. Befriending the stranger, Joe quickly learns that his young friend is running from something dark in his past. Can Joe figure it out before it catches up to them both?
Categories: Drama, Action/Adventure, Mystery Characters: Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 19896 Read Count: 192
Published: 04/18/2011 Updated: 04/18/2011 [Report This]
Half Brothers by No1butjoe Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 33]
Summary:

Joe asks Adam the meaning of the words “half brother”. Can Adam explain it correctly so a ten-year old Joe can understand?


Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1250 Read Count: 387
Published: 04/23/2011 Updated: 04/23/2011 [Report This]
Halt mich fest by Nikky Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 4]
Summary: Bei einem Jagdausflug in die Berge entdeckt Adam Joes Höhenangst
Categories: German Characters: Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2772 Read Count: 107
Published: 12/26/2008 Updated: 12/26/2008 [Report This]
He Sailed The Seven Seas by LornesGirl Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 9]
Summary:

A glimpse into Ben's childhood, and the first story in the series, "The Saga Of Ben Cartwright's Bonanza."


Categories: Action/Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: The Saga of Ben Cartwright's Bonanza
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4002 Read Count: 170
Published: 01/07/2013 Updated: 01/07/2013 [Report This]
Help!!! by littlejoenice Rated: Family Friendly [Reviews - 0]
Summary:

Adam and Little Joe overhear a conversation and believe their father to be dying. They decide to try to make him as comfortable as possible during the "short time he has left." Bad idea.


Categories: Comedy Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee, Will Cartwright
Series: Journal Entries
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 21352 Read Count: 54
Published: 09/08/2018 Updated: 09/08/2018 [Report This]
Her Angel Arms by Marla Fair Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 3]
Summary:

 

For all the mothers who give us so much.

An innocent comment by the reverend at church sends 40 year old Ben Cartwright on a journey into his young son's hearts.  

 


Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: No Word count: 3434 Read Count: 43
Published: 05/16/2019 Updated: 05/16/2019 [Report This]
Here You Come Again by littlejoenice Rated: Family Friendly [Reviews - 0]
Summary:

A girl that Adam knew in college--and never got along with-- arrives at the Ponderosa... with an ulterior motive. Adam knows she wants something, but what is it? And why?

 

Written for Bonanza Ballads, Round 3.


Categories: Mystery, Comedy Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4817 Read Count: 50
Published: 08/02/2018 Updated: 08/02/2018 [Report This]
Hero by faust Rated: PG-13 starstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 7]
Summary:

All Joe wanted was some blackberry pie; was that too much to ask for? Yet Adam and Pa didn't seem to have any consideration for it. At all.


Categories: Drama, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2626 Read Count: 122
Published: 10/14/2016 Updated: 10/14/2016 [Report This]
HEROES by southplains Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 25]
Summary:

Sometimes courage is found in the unlikeliest of sources, and sometimes answers are found in the tiniest things when all seems lost. A bank robbery goes bad, and the Cartwrights struggle to find a way to survive.


Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 15978 Read Count: 476
Published: 09/20/2012 Updated: 09/20/2012 [Report This]
High Stakes by Cheaux Rated: G starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 11]
Summary:

As events unfold subsequent to their being exonerated of robbery and murder charges, it becomes apparent to Adam that more was at stake in Alkalai than the Cartwrights knew. 

A WHN for "The Gamble."


Categories: What Happens Next?, Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3490 Read Count: 184
Published: 09/28/2013 Updated: 09/28/2013 [Report This]