Ranch Series Books by Heather Smith Thomas

Don't miss the opportunity to stock up on this early Christmas gift idea by noted author and rancher Heather Smith Thomas!


Horse Tales: True Stories from an Idaho Ranch (the original book in this series) is a collection of 22 stories about the horses that helped define the author’s life in Idaho ranch country.  Horse Tales is a unique memoir infused with the brand of wisdom that can be acquired only through an existence built around livestock and the land.  Thomas centers each story around a specific animal, along the way sharing lessons on life, family and stockmanship.”   282 pages, paperback.  $24.95


Cow Tales: More True Stories from an Idaho Ranch (325 pages; $24.95) was published in July 2015.  The press release from the publisher states: “Following the success of her acclaimed nonfiction collection Horse Tales…Cow Tales is an entertaining and compelling line-up of autobiographical essays detailing her family’s adventures raising cattle in the challenging ranch country outside Salmon, Idaho.  In the tradition of James Herriot (All Creatures Great and Small), each story centers on a particular animal or aspect of animal husbandry, offering insight into the resourcefulness required to manage a cattle herd, and a heart-warming look at human-animal bonding.”


Ranch Tales: Stories of Dogs, Cats and Other Crazy Critters, the third book in this series, was published December, 2015 (273 pages, $24.95) and consists of stories about memorable ranch animals and wildlife.  Each humorous, heartwarming and insightful tale is centered on the unique bond that forms between people and the animals—livestock, pets and wildlife—that populate a working ranch.

Order any of these books from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or from the publisher: The Frontier Project Inc. (phone: 719-237-0243)  thefrontierproject@gmail.com. 

Signed copies are available from Heather Thomas, Box 215, Salmon, Idaho 83467(208-756-2841)           hsmiththomas@centurytel.net   [price: $24.95 plus $3 postage – Idaho residents add 6% sales tax.  For all three books -  $70 plus $7 shipping