Craig Johnson
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Craig Johnson

Craig Johnson is the New York Times bestselling author of twelve Walt Longmire mystery novels, which are the basis for Longmire, the hit Netflix original drama. The Cold Dish won Le Prix du Polar Nouvel Observateur/Bibliobs. Death Without Company, the Wyoming Historical Association's Book of the Year, won France's Le Prix 813, and Another Man's Moccasins was the Western Writers of America's Spur Award Winner and the Mountains & Plains Book of the Year. The Dark Horse, the fifth in the series, was a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year and Junkyard Dogs won The Watson Award for a mystery novel with the best sidekick. Hell Is Empty, selected by Library Journal as the Best Mystery of the Year, was a New York Times best seller, as was As the Crow Flies, which won the Rocky for the best crime novel typifying the western United States. A Serpent's Tooth opened as a New York Times bestseller as did Any Other Name and Wait for Signs, Johnson's collection of short stories. Spirit of Steamboat was selected by the State Library as the inaugural One Book Wyoming and included visits to sixty-three libraries. Johnson lives in Ucross, Wyoming, population twenty-five.

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Best Sellers

    • An Obvious Fact

    • By: Craig Johnson
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 7 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,936
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2,730
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,719

    In the largest motorcycle rally in the world, a young biker is run off the road and ends up in critical condition. Sheriff Walt Longmire and Henry Standing Bear are called to investigate....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • No brainer. Use the credit.

    • By Boysmom on 09-19-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Cold Dish

    • A Walt Longmire Mystery
    • By: Craig Johnson
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 13 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,798
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,322
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,301

    Introducing Wyoming's Sheriff Walt Longmire in this riveting novel, the first in the Longmire series, the basis for the hit Netflix original series Longmire....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Not Your Ordinary Western Novel (Series)

    • By Dataman on 09-12-12

    Regular price: $38.47

    • The Western Star

    • By: Craig Johnson
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,415
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2,247
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,227

    Sheriff Walt Longmire is enjoying a celebratory beer when a younger sheriff confronts him with a photograph of 25 armed men standing in front of a Challenger steam locomotive....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I am a huge Longmire fan...

    • By BDHumbert on 10-05-17

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Depth of Winter

    • By: Craig Johnson
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    An international hit man and the head of one of the most vicious drug cartels in Mexico has kidnapped Walt's daughter, Cady, to auction her off to his worst enemies, of which there are many. Walt heads into the 110-degree heat of the Northern Mexican desert alone, one man against an army....

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Dry Bones

    • A Walt Longmire Mystery
    • By: Craig Johnson
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,800
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3,519
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,497

    When Jen, the largest, most complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton ever found, surfaces in Sherriff Walt Longmire's jurisdiction, it appears to be a windfall for the High Plains Dinosaur Museum....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 'Dem Bones!

    • By Carole T. on 05-13-15

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Death Without Company

    • A Walt Longmire Mystery
    • By: Craig Johnson
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,404
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5,505
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,486

    When an elderly local woman is found poisoned, Sheriff Walt Longmire begins an investigation that soon has him ensnared in a deadly spider's web....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Waaaaaaay better than the first book!

    • By AudioAddict on 04-10-13

    Regular price: $36.37

    • Kindness Goes Unpunished

    • A Walt Longmire Mystery
    • By: Craig Johnson
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,089
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4,402
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,376

    Walt Longmire's third outing takes him from Wyoming to Philadelphia to investigate a brutal assault on his daughter Cady....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Okay, so I'm a little in love ...

    • By C. A. Gelsinger on 07-30-12

    Regular price: $32.87

    • As the Crow Flies

    • A Walt Longmire Mystery, Book 8
    • By: Craig Johnson
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 9 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,868
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3,501
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,481

    Sheriff Longmire is searching the Cheyenne Reservation for a site to host his daughter’s wedding, when he sees a woman fall to her death....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Simply one of my favorite series.

    • By B.J. on 07-22-12

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Another Man's Moccasins

    • A Walt Longmire Mystery
    • By: Craig Johnson
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,038
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4,383
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,358

    Longmire is called to investigate a dead Vietnamese girl found along the Wyoming highway....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The best writer and the best reader get together

    • By Patroo on 09-30-08

    Regular price: $31.47

    • A Serpent's Tooth

    • A Walt Longmire Mystery, Book 9
    • By: Craig Johnson
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 9 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,270
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3,895
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,873

    In this ninth installment in the award-winning and New York Times best-selling Walt Longmire mystery series, the Wyoming sheriff follows his cowboy code of ethics in a religious range war that strikes a little too close to home....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Craig Johnson's best!

    • By Dave on 08-13-13

    Regular price: $24.49

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