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.



West Texas Tales

West Texas Tales

By Cox, Mike
Price: $19.99


Writer-historian Mike Cox has been sharing Texas history and folklore for four decades, telling tales that have been overlooked or forgotten through...more info

Tales of the Big Bend

Tales of the Big Bend

By Miles, Elton
Price: $13.95


The stories in Tales of the Big Bend are as inseparable from the region as the Rio Grande itself. They cover supernatural phenomena such as the Marfa...more info

Tales from the Terlingua Porch

Tales from the Terlingua Porch

By Pittman, Blair
Price: $9.95


Porches in the desert offer shade in a sun-scoured landscape, they offer nice views, usually, and with any luck, you can purchase a cold drink...more info

Stray Tales of the Big Bend

Stray Tales of the Big Bend

By Miles, Elton
Price: $17.95


It is pleasant to stray in the Big Bend and Davis Mountains country of far West Texas. The vast spaces, rugged terrain, and sparse settlement invite...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

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

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

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

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 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


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