Rick Steber

'Writing the West'




131 East 5th Street
Prineville, Oregon 97754


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Welcome to the retail website for author Rick Steber!       

Rick Steber, nationally acclaimed speaker and the author of more than 50 books with sales exceeding two million copies,  has received national acclaim for his writing.  His numerous literary awards include the Western Writers of America Spur Award for Best Western Novel, Western Heritage Award, Benjamin Franklin Award, Mid-America Publishers Award, Oregon Library Association Award and Oregon Literary Arts Award.  Five of his books have been optioned to movie production companies.

In addition to his writing, Rick is an engaging Western personality and speaker. He has the unique ability to make his characters come alive as he tells a story.  He has spoken at national and international conferences and banquets.  He visits schools where he talks to students about the importance of education, developing reading and writing skills, and impressing upon them the value of saving our history for future generations.

Rick Steber's books are featured in the showroom at Rick Steber - MAKERS, a collaborative community that includes a talented group of Central and Eastern Oregon artists and artisans producing traditional Western items - pine needle baskets, leather tooling, jewelry, art, saddle making, woodworking, ironwork, Native cradleboards and beadwork and much, much more.  You may order online via this website and receive your book selection(s) by mail.  Located at 131 N E 5th Street, Prineville, Oregon.

Tales of the Wild West ~ A 16-volume series in book or audio form.  These are proven winners with sales exceeding one million copies.  Each historical book contains 50 short stories and 10 illustrations.  The wide-ranging variety of titles appeals to children as well as adults.

Wild West Trivia ~ 7-volume series of travel friendly books designed to challenge and test the reader's knowledge of Western trivia.  Each book will provide hours of family entertainment and they are a fun way to learn.

Biographies, Non-Fiction and Novels ~ The wide-ranging titles written by Rick Steber have captured a host of national and international literary awards.

Western Prose & Poems ~ In launching this innovative series, Rick Steber is headed down a new trail.  His words will help remind us of what it means to live out West, and he will touch those brittle human emotions and feelings we all have as we reach out for those things we cannot quite seem to reach.

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Out Killing Indians by Oregon author, Rick Steber, was chosen as the international GRAND PRIZE WINNER by the INDIE BOOK AWARD. The Indie Book Award is one of the largest and most prestigious awards in the literary industry. According to Awards Coordinator Shelly Anderson, “Out Killing Indians is very deserving of our highest award based upon the forceful story and brilliant writing. It is my personal hope this world-wide award will help promote this book, and raise awareness of the painful history that was forced upon Native Americans. Five stars.”