Westerns are devoted to telling stories set primarily in the latter half of the 19th century in the American Old West, but there are also a number of works about Western-type characters in contemporary settings.

Westerns often stress the harshness of the wilderness and frequently set the action in an arid, desolate landscape.

One Tough Cowboy (Moving Violations #1)
Cowboy Brave
Reckless Love (Cowboys and Angels, #7)
Falling for the Cowboy (Bedtime Reads, #3)
Ransacker (Beserker #2)
Texas Legacy (Texas Trilogy, #3.5)
The Outlaw's Mail Order Bride (Outlaw Mail Order Brides, #1)
Spurred Fate (Black Claw Ranch, #2)
Cowboy Wolf Trouble (Seven Range Shifters, #1)
Trailblazer (Cowboys & Harvey Girls, #1)
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Tex Willer n. 3: Il segreto del medaglione
Deadwood Dick n. 7: Vento di morte
Tex n. 699: Minaccia su New York
The Lieutenant's Bargain (Fort Reno, #2)
Texas Ranger
Say You'll Stay
The Cowboy's Secret Bride (Turners vs Coopers, #1)
The Wedding Pearls
Arrogant Devil
Shadows of Self (Mistborn, #5)
Healing Hearts (Savage Wells, #2)
House Without Lies (Lily's House, #1)
River's End (River's End, #1)
Logan's Word: A Logan Family Western - Book 1 (Logan Family Western Series)
Say I'm Yours
Falling for the Cowboy (Bedtime Reads, #3)
Long, Hot Texas Summer
The Bands of Mourning (Mistborn, #6)
Daisies in the Canyon
Almost a Cowboy by Em PetrovaTexas Straight Up by Jodi VaughnCrashing into Tess by Lilly ChristineMade in Nashville by Mandy BaggotCowboy Heat by Sable Hunter
Best Cowboy Romance Books
293 books — 322 voters
Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtryBlood Meridian, or the Evening Redness in the West by Cormac McCarthyThe Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWittTrue Grit by Charles PortisAll the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy
Literary Westerns
158 books — 270 voters

Lonesome Dove
True Grit
The Sisters Brothers
Blood Meridian, or the Evening Redness in the West
The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower, #1)
All the Pretty Horses (The Border Trilogy, #1)
Riders of the Purple Sage (Riders of the Purple Sage #1)
No Country for Old Men
Long Hard Ride (Rough Riders, #1)
Sackett's Land (The Sacketts, #1)
Dead Man's Walk
Appaloosa (Virgil Cole & Everett Hitch, #1)
The Cold Dish (Walt Longmire, #1)

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