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Reading Recommendations: Archived booklists

This guide provides the resources to assist you in locating what to read next. Browse the resources below or check with the Reference Librarian at your Delaware Public Library for Reader's Advisory assistance.

Western Must Reads

The Chase Is On!

Partners in Crime

Best Western Mysteries and Thrillers -

The Weird, Wild West

Westerns with elements of mystery, fantasy, SF, and horror stories. - NoveList


Women Rewrite the West


Mail Order Brides

 Click each title to see all formats (e-book, e-audio), if available.


Crime in the American West

Click each title to see all available formats (e-book, e-audio)


The Southwest in the Old West

From Saint Paul Public Library


Modern Western Crime

Here are a few examples of how gun-toting men and women in the modern west have morphed into crime figures. -


Home on the Range

Books featuring cowpokes and homesteaders - NoveList


The Long Arm of the Law

Law gets spread pretty thin on the frontier -- and law officials aren't necessarily any less violent than the criminals they pursue. Discover the good, the bad, and the ugly of Western lawmen with these reads. - NoveList


The Lone Rider

Stories of the Old West which feature the lone, independent cowboy.


Military Westerns