Bonanza Legacy

Monette Bebow-Reinhard

Ben:  "Today's story will be read by Monette."
Adam & Hoss:  Making themselves comfortable in their favorite chairs.
Little Joe:  Sitting with his feet on the table.


Monette Bebow-Reinhard

Felling of the Sons, an authorized Bonanza novel, is available in softcover at ­ or get a signed copy by emailing me at With your purchase, if you let me know, you will also get from me the followup short story, "Thankful." Also, if you tell just one other person you enjoyed the novel, let me know and you'll also receive free by email a complete novel, "The Cartwright Saga", which is a short story anthology that includes four stories not available anywhere else. So if you've read Felling of the Sons already, help spread word of mouth and get a free novel! Felling of the Sons, now in second edition, is also available as an ebook at Thanks for loving Bonanza!

Title:  Long Road to Tomorrow
Rated:  PG
Summary:  This is the first story in my 'novel' The Cartwright Saga, and involves Adam's return from college and the building of the 'big
house.'  Adam brings a 'love secret' home with him, one that might threaten to send him back east again.

Title:  Three Brides for Three Brothers
Rated:  G
Summary:  Adam and Hoss try to teach the girl-crazy 15-year-old Joe a lesson on romance, none of them realizing the girl they set him up with is not a
girl at all! 

Title:  Thankful  (click on title to email author for story)
Rated:  G
Summary:   The short story follow-up to "Felling of the Sons," has just been re-edited and is available free by email to anyone who's purchased "Felling." 

Title:  Mission to Mercy       
Rated:  G
Summary:  12-year-old Joe runs off with a message for Ben before Adam and Hoss can stop him.  When his horse returns without him, Adam and Hoss ride off to find him, fearing the worst, and reminisce about their mothers along the way. 

Title:  High Stakes
Rated:   G
Summary:  A blind gambler and his daughter come to town looking for one last stake.   Adam and Joe both fall for the daughter, but the stakes are higher than they expected.

Title:  Devil's Bargain
Rated:  PG
Summary:  A follow-up to the episode, "The Crucible," finds Adam having trouble remembering all that had happened to him in those torturous days with Kane, and when he comes to believe he killed the man who saved his life, he comes close to destroying himself before finding a way to heal.