Sheriff Roy Coffee
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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: 49
Published: 03/17/2017 Updated: 03/17/2017 [Report This]
Evil Beyond Dreams by Bejules Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstar [Reviews - 18]
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: 453
Published: 10/28/2013 Updated: 10/28/2013 [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: 56
Published: 06/24/2017 Updated: 06/24/2017 [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: 2097
Published: 03/23/2014 Updated: 03/23/2014 [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: 114
Published: 08/28/2017 Updated: 08/28/2017 [Report This]
Golden Hill by ansinico Rated: PG starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 6]
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: 41
Published: 10/09/2018 Updated: 10/09/2018 [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: 565
Published: 02/14/2016 Updated: 02/14/2016 [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: 47
Published: 09/08/2018 Updated: 09/08/2018 [Report This]
Hindsight by adamant Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 14]
Summary:

Warning: Some readers may think this is out-of-canon behavior for Adam but then, he was never in this situation. An exploration of what might have happened had Adam married Laura Dayton and been caught in a marriage without the passion for which he longs.

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


Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama, Romance 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: 23761 Read Count: 263
Published: 09/18/2013 Updated: 09/18/2013 [Report This]
Summary:

This was written for the NaNoWriMo 2012 Challenge. It's a journey through the important times in Hoss' life, starting with his marriage to his childhood sweetheart, and ending with his daughter coming home for Christmas during her first holiday break at school.


Categories: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Holiday, Prequel Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 7 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 50434 Read Count: 572
Published: 11/24/2012 Updated: 11/24/2012 [Report This]
I'll Wait by Sierras Rated: PG starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 4]
Summary:

The Cartwrights discover dangerous and unwanted company on the Ponderosa. This story was a submission for a Bonanza Ballads challange


Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama 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: 7023 Read Count: 159
Published: 01/30/2019 Updated: 01/30/2019 [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]
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]
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]
Summary:

Sequel to "Help": The Cartwrights go on an adventure after Adam and Little Joe become bent on finding a racehorse they'd purchased with their own money, a horse they father had given away. While conducting their search, they must also track down a stranger who's been stealing from county libraries.



Categories: Drama, Romance, Action/Adventure, 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: 31419 Read Count: 31
Published: 02/12/2019 Updated: 02/12/2019 [Report This]
Summary:

Will an impending marriage be the beginning to the end of the Cartwright family.
Can one woman break the bond between father and son, set brother against brother.
SJS, SBS, JAM, JPM, and more.


Categories: Action/Adventure, Mystery, Drama, Romance 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: 84000 Read Count: 740
Published: 10/27/2012 Updated: 10/27/2012 [Report This]
Summary:

This story was written for the 2012 Ponderosa Nightmare Challenge. When Sheriff Coffee volunteered to look after Little Joe over a Halloween weekend he had no inkling of what was to come


Categories: Prequel, Action/Adventure, Mystery, Drama, Holiday Characters: Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 17202 Read Count: 280
Published: 10/20/2012 Updated: 10/20/2012 [Report This]
Summary:

A talking horse and a gang of rustlers wreak havoc with the Cartwrights' lives. Written for NaNoWriMo challenge 2018.


Categories: Action/Adventure, Comedy, 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: 53875 Read Count: 22
Published: 11/27/2018 Updated: 11/27/2018 [Report This]
Summary:

Riding with a posse in the middle of a storm, Joe is injured in an accident. Adam, with Sheriff Coffee's help, rescues Joe who has already made a startling discovery. Adam, takes Joe along to safety to await the doctor's arrival at a nearby way station, but this puts the brothers smack bang in the middle of a murder. Can Adam solve the whodunit and identify which of several stranded stagecoach passengers, all of them potential suspects, is the actual killer? Also what does Joe's earlier discovery and a fifteen year old robbery have to do with the murder?  


Categories: Action/Adventure, Mystery, Drama Characters: Adam Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 42108 Read Count: 303
Published: 03/31/2016 Updated: 03/31/2016 [Report This]
Summary:

Something mysterious is underfoot at the Ponderosa's latest mining project. When Joe strikes out alone to investigate, he unwittingly places himself in harm's way by pitting his family and the law in a race against time to save him.  

*Adult language, situations, and concepts.*  


Categories: Action/Adventure, Mystery, Drama 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: 16207 Read Count: 178
Published: 03/02/2016 Updated: 03/02/2016 [Report This]
Never Quote Me the Odds by Marla Fair Rated: Family Friendly starstarstarstarhalf-star [Reviews - 6]
Summary:

Anyone who has watched the episode 'Once A Doctor' leaves the story with one burning question - where was Little Joe when Hoss was thought to be dying and, ultimately, operated on? This WHN is my answer to that question.


Categories: Drama, What Happens Next? Characters: Ben Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 4326 Read Count: 34
Published: 02/06/2018 Updated: 02/06/2018 [Report This]
Summary:

Loyalty to his brother, Joe, causes Adam to rebel against a series of deadly and mystifying events after one particularly upsetting incident lands too close to home.  Angry and impatient, Adam sets out alone in search of answers, but runs headfirst into an unexpected version of ultimate justice instead.    

*Adult language and conflict - some violence.   

 

 


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: 17475 Read Count: 158
Published: 05/04/2019 Updated: 05/04/2019 [Report This]
On Hallowed Shores by Sharry Rated: PG-13 starstarstarstarstar [Reviews - 7]
Summary:

This is my contribution to the pool of what might have happened next after The Crucible.  Adam is wrestling with emotional fallout from his life-changing experience at the hands of Peter Kane.  He is not prepared for something worse to happen until it does.  

*Adult situations, language, and graphic violence.*     


Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama, What Happens Next? 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: 21362 Read Count: 298
Published: 06/26/2016 Updated: 06/26/2016 [Report This]
Summary:

A friend of Ben's comes to the Ponderosa for a visit, bringing with him this three daughters and a dark secret from his past. At first it appears the greatest danger the visit presents lies with the insanity of a trio of young females in the Cartwright household. All too soon it becomes apparent that Gil Jenkins' demons have not been laid to rest and threaten not only him, but the Cartwrights. Hoss is injured and Joe and Adam go missing as a mysterious creature with flashing eyes appears and begins to wing through the storm-ridden skies of Nevada seeking justice.    


Categories: Action/Adventure, Drama, Romance Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Hop Sing, Hoss (Eric) Cartwright, Little Joe Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 6 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 79792 Read Count: 206
Published: 07/25/2016 Updated: 07/25/2016 [Report This]
Summary:

Plot elements:

Hero: Roy Coffee

Villain: Demon

Plot Element: Crystal Ball


Categories: Drama, Holiday Characters: Adam Cartwright, Ben Cartwright, Sheriff Roy Coffee
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 3868 Read Count: 61
Published: 10/28/2014 Updated: 10/28/2014 [Report This]