Texas Lore

Stories true, thought to be true, downright lies and in between. Some told to others, some collected over time, some told by the original teller.



All Eyes on the Rio Grande: Being the Long Lost Journal of Col T

All Eyes on the Rio Grande: Being the Long Lost Journal of Col T

By Alexander, Thomas
Price: $22.95


The fascinating story of the long lost handwritten journal of the fictional Lt. Colonel Thomas Ivory McIvor, U.S. Army. Lost for nearly a century,...more info

Buskin in the Big Bend

Buskin in the Big Bend

By Brown, Joe
Price: $25.00


From the book's introduction "Buskin is defined in Webster's dictionary as a small slipper worn by actors as a noun, but the verb "to Busk" has a...more info

Faded Rimrock Memories

Faded Rimrock Memories

By Brown, Joe
Price: $25.00


Joe Brown was born in Sanderson, Texas in 1931 during the Great Depression. He lived all over West Texas, doing whatever work he coculd to survive....more info

Lost Mines and Buried Treasures of the Big Bend

Lost Mines and Buried Treasures of the Big Bend

By Jameson, W.C.
Price: $19.95


The Big Bend of Texas is at once compelling and mysterious. It has been described as a rich and varied land of history, myth and legend, danger,...more info

More Tales from the Terlingua Porch

More Tales from the Terlingua Porch

By Pittman, Blair
Price: $11.95


It's here! Blair Pittman's second collection of funny, poignant, and heartwarming stories, More Tales from the Terlingua Porch . The famous porch...more info

More Tales of the Big Bend

More Tales of the Big Bend

By Miles, Elton
Price: $24.95


Hidden treasures dot the Big Bend country of far west Texas. From the Guadalupes to the Chinatis and the Chisos, lost mines and abandoned hoards lie...more info

More Wild Camp Tales

More Wild Camp Tales

By Blakely, Mike
Price: $12.95


This book is a lighthearted look at some of the stories Texans have been improving on since their first telling around the glow of a campfire. A...more info

Oil Patch Stories and Other Lies

Oil Patch Stories and Other Lies

By Montgomery, Johnnye
Price: $24.95


The story tellers you meet in the oil-rich Permian Basin call themselves "old boys" and sometimes "old sumbitches." They have sat at conference...more info

Ribeyes & Cowtales

Ribeyes & Cowtales

By Baird, Jerry
Price: $27.95


A collection of recipes and stories from World Champion Chuck Wagon Cook, Jerry Baird. This cookbook salutes the Cowboys who still work the old west....more info

Steer Branded Murder

Steer Branded Murder

By Scobee, Barry
Price: $8.95


Some believe the steer still roams the Glass Mountains of Brewster County - claiming the specter of a calf with MURDER branded in it's side can often...more info


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