Daniel Woodrell
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Daniel Woodrell

Daniel Woodrell (born March 4, 1953) is an American writer of fiction. He has written eight novels, most of them set in the Missouri Ozarks. Woodrell coined the phrase "country noir" to describe his 1996 novel Give Us a Kiss. Reviewers have frequently since used the term to categorize his writing.
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    • Winter's Bone

    • A Novel
    • By: Daniel Woodrell
    • Narrated by: Emma Galvin
    • Length: 4 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,151
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 911
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 917

    The sheriff's deputy at the front door brings hard news to Ree Dolly. Her father has skipped bail on charges that he ran a crystal meth lab....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Now I Want to see the Movie!

    • By Pamela M. on 11-11-14

    Regular price: $18.24

    • The Bayou Trilogy

    • Under the Bright Lights, Muscle for the Wing, and The Ones You Do
    • By: Daniel Woodrell
    • Narrated by: Bronson Pinchot
    • Length: 15 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 114
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 101
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 101

    In the parish of St. Bruno, sex is easy, corruption festers, and double-dealing is a way of life. Rene Shade is an uncompromising detective swimming in a sea of filth...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Meet James Lee Burke's Better

    • By greg on 01-08-12

    Regular price: $25.17

    • Woe to Live On

    • A Novel
    • By: Daniel Woodrell, Ron Rash (foreword)
    • Narrated by: Bernard Setaro Clark
    • Length: 6 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59

    Set in the border states of Kansas and Missouri, Woe to Live On explores the nature of lawlessness and violence, friendship and loyalty, through the eyes of young recruit Jake Roedel....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Totally original and true voice of Southern MO

    • By Chris on 12-06-13

    Regular price: $22.80

    • The Maid's Version

    • A Novel
    • By: Daniel Woodrell
    • Narrated by: Brian Troxell
    • Length: 4 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 74

    The American master's first novel since Winter's Bone (2006) tells of a deadly dance hall fire and its impact over several generations....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • What really happened

    • By Janice on 09-06-13

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Give Us a Kiss

    • A Novel
    • By: Daniel Woodrell
    • Narrated by: Brian Troxell
    • Length: 5 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    Doyle Redmond, 35-year-old nowhere writer, has crossed the line between imagination and real live trouble....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I love the characters he creates.

    • By Chris on 04-17-17

    Regular price: $17.09

    • The Outlaw Album

    • Stories
    • By: Daniel Woodrell
    • Narrated by: Leslie Bellair, Brian Troxell
    • Length: 3 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 27

    Twelve timeless Ozarkian tales of those on the fringes of society, by a "stunningly original" ( Associated Press) American master....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Terse, violent, and revelatory

    • By Donald Braman on 05-09-12

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Tomato Red

    • A Novel
    • By: Daniel Woodrell, Megan Abbott (foreword)
    • Narrated by: Brian Troxell
    • Length: 4 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 71
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 65

    In the Ozarks, what you are is where you are born. If you're born in Venus Holler, you're not much....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A great addicting read.

    • By Catherine on 08-01-13

    Regular price: $22.80

    • The Death of Sweet Mister

    • A Novel
    • By: Daniel Woodrell, Dennis Lehane (foreward)
    • Narrated by: Nicholas Tecosky
    • Length: 4 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 45

    Shug Akins is a lonely, overweight 13-year-old boy. His mother, Glenda, is the one person who loves him - she calls him Sweet Mister and attempts to boost his confidence....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Call Me a Whining Boy if You Wil

    • By PearlyBaker on 11-25-17

    Regular price: $22.80

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