Holiday Collection – Thanksgiving

Bonanza Brand is proud to present our Thanksgiving Collection.

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A Night of Reflections by DebbieB

Summary:  With a snowstorm coming and his sons late in getting home, Ben reflects back on his life and the three wives that bore him, his sons.
Rating:  G  6,000 words


Blessings of Friendship by AC1830

Summary:  After a last minute cattle drive that almost drove Hop Sing away, can the Cartwrights hope to have a calm Thanksgiving? Perhaps with a little help from some friends.
Rating: – K WC – 1288


Bronwen in Nevada #4 – Over the Hill and Through The Woods by deborah

Summary:  This Thanksgiving story is set in the Bronwen in Nevada universe.
Rating:  K   WC   5500


Brothers and Thanksgiving by BettyHT

Summary:  While Hoss and Joe chase an elusive turkey, Adam remembers an earlier Thanksgiving when Ben was away and there was a storm raging outside and turmoil inside among the brothers until the two intersected.
Rating: = K    WC = 3631


First Thanksgiving (The) by Storm

Summary:  Here is my answer to the November Chaps and Spurs challenge.
Rated: K+   2000


Scrumptious by Bahj

Summary: A little tale about helping a friend in need and making wishes . . .
Rated: Family Friendly / Word count: 1108


Studio Executives #6 – Fake History by pjb

Summary: The Cartwrights recognize that they have a great deal to be thankful for. So why won’t they do a Thanksgiving episode?
WC: 2,440 Rating: PG


Thanksgiving by The Giggly Sisters

Summary: The lack of a turkey puts the Cartwright’s Thanksgiving celebrations in jeopardy, but the Giggly Sisters help them to reflect on the true meaning of the day.
Rated: T WC 1700


Thanksgiving Reflections by DebbieB

Summary:  Ben remembers to give thanks for the blessings that made him a richer man than most.
Rated:  G   1,000 words


Turkey Day on the Ponderosa by DebbieB and JennieA

Summary:  Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and something isn’t quite right…Adam fears that his favorite holiday will be a disaster…and he has no one to blame, except Hoss and Little Joe.
Rated G  WC 10,250


Turkey Day on the Ponderosa by JennieA and DebbieB

Summary:  Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and something isn’t quite right…Adam fears that his favorite holiday will be a disaster…and he has no one to blame, except Hoss and Little Joe.
Rated G  WC 10,250


Why I’m Thankful for My Brother by patina

Summary:  Joe is out of school for Thanksgiving vacation. Of course Joe can’t stay out of trouble and causes headaches for Adam. As punishment, Ben makes both sons write essays concerning why they are thankful for the other. Read their essays and see if they truly are thankful for each other.
Rating: K   Word Count=3541