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Hole in the Barn Door (by Questfan)

Readers, Please use this posting to leave a comment for Questfans’s 2018 Advent Calendar Contribution; Hole in the Barn Door. Return turn to the 2018…

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Joe Cartwright – Magician! (by Questfan)

SUMMARY: A Bonanza story celebrating that fun side of Michael in his role as Joe Cartwright. Make it scary, funny, or dramatic . . . or all three!

Rating: K Word Count: 660

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Of Little Boys and Puppy Dog Tails (by Questfan)

Summary: It has only been a short time since the family lost Marie and each of them is struggling to come to terms with it. None of them could have foreseen the impact one small, stray dog would have on the whole family.

Word Count:  5846  Rating: T

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Prodigal Sons (by Questfan)

Summary: Pitching brother against brother is a cruel game, but turning father against son is even better. Long buried hatred resurfaces in an unexpected way with devastating consequences for the whole family.

Word Count: 39,834 Rating: T

Prodigal Sons Series, links to stories within the series are included.

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Providence (by Questfan)

Summary: When Joe returns home with a child that he claims is his, the story is not quite what anyone expects.

Word Count – 14,709 Rating: T

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Posted in Action/Adventure Crossover Drama Hurt/Comfort Post Timeline Writing Challenges

Redemption (by Questfan)

Summary: My entry for BoNaNo 2018 as well as the Crossover Challenge. After a chance encounter in his youth, Joe meets up with the man again, many years later, under trying circumstances.

Rating: T Word Count: 14,878

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Repent at Leisure (by Questfan)

Summary: When Joe and Mitch befriend two orphaned boys and try to help them, Ben has no idea where this new friendship will lead his youngest son. It would actually prove to be Ben’s spur-of-the-moment decision that would lead to disaster. All parents have acted in haste and he just prays he has time to set things right again.

Word Count: 60,173 Rating: T

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Second Chances (by Questfan)

Summary: An alternative version of the episode, The Trap. Joe accidentally shoots and kills Burk Shannon, but all is not what it seems.

Word Count: 8079 Rating: T

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Something Important (By Questfan)

Summary: Adam is forced to consider what is important to him, especially when he may have lost someone that is very important to him. A Bonanza prequel story, set just after Adam returns home from college.

Word Count: 16,231

Rating: T

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Sunset (by Questfan)

Summary: At sixteen, Joe was champing at the bit to be counted as a man. Until the day where his choices could have dire consequences for both his brothers.

Word Count: 33,779 Rating: T

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