The Big Valley
|Name:||The Big Valley|
|Creator:||A. I. Bezzerides, Louis F. Edelman|
|Date(s):||1965 - 1969|
|Country of Origin:||USA|
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The Big Valley was an american western television series that ran for four seasons between 1965 - 1969.
The Big Valley focuses on the widow Victoria Barkley, her family, and the trails and tribulations involved in running their family ranch.
- Although there is a small amount of shipping between the Barkley siblings, most romantic fanfiction seems to focus on the Barkley siblings paired with original characters.
Common Tropes in Fanworks
- Modern AU: the Barkley family living in a more modern setting
- Episode Tags: fanfiction connected with a specific episode
- Pastfic: family life as the children were growing up and before the death of their father
- Canon Divergence AU: varies, but often involves Heath growing up with his Barkley siblings
- Futurefic: what happened to the family after the series ended