Larry McMurtry
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Larry McMurtry

Larry McMurtry is the author of twenty-nine novels, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning Lonesome Dove. His other works include two collections of essays, three memoirs, and more than thirty screenplays, including the coauthorship of Brokeback Mountain, for which he received an Academy Award. His most recent novel, When the Light Goes, is available from Simon & Schuster. He lives in Archer City, Texas.

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    • Lonesome Dove

    • By: Larry McMurtry
    • Narrated by: Lee Horsley
    • Length: 36 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 834
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 759
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 754

    Journey to the dusty little Texas town of Lonesome Dove and meet an unforgettable assortment of heroes and outlaws, whores and ladies, Indians and settlers....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Love the book, can't handle the narrator

    • By J. Hudson on 08-28-18

    Regular price: $55.97

    • Dead Man's Walk

    • By: Larry McMurtry
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 14 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,840
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,514
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,506

    Dead Man's Walk takes us back to the days when Gus and Call were young Texas Rangers, first experiencing the wild frontier that will form their characters....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Not Lonesome Dove

    • By Richard on 11-05-08

    Regular price: $35.93

    • Comanche Moon

    • By: Larry McMurtry
    • Narrated by: Frank Muller
    • Length: 23 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,674
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,293
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,294

    We join Gus, Call and their comrades-in-arms in their bitter struggle to protect an advancing Western frontier against the defiant Comanches, determined to defend their territory and way of life....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • This version is abridged!

    • By Cabby on 08-28-13

    Regular price: $39.93

    • Streets of Laredo

    • By: Larry McMurtry
    • Narrated by: Daniel Von Bargen
    • Length: 21 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,215
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,043
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,047

    The final book of Larry McMurtry's Lonesome Dove tetralogy is an exhilarating tale of legend and heroism....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A guy responds

    • By Guns4all on 10-01-12

    Regular price: $33.27

    • Boone's Lick

    • By: Larry McMurtry
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 6 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 321
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 171
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 170

    Boone's Lick is Pulitzer Prize-winning author Larry McMurtry's triumphant return to the kind of story that made him famous - an enthralling tale of the 19th-century West...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • No Lonesome Dove

    • By James on 04-03-03

    Regular price: $22.60

    • Sin Killer

    • Volume 1 of The Berrybender Narratives
    • By: Larry McMurtry
    • Narrated by: Alfred Molina
    • Length: 7 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 454
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 274
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 270

    It is 1830, and the Berrybender family - rich, aristocratic, English, and fiercely out of place...

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Unemotional characters are brutally honest

    • By GSDNH on 05-27-03

    Regular price: $27.93

    • The Wandering Hill

    • Volume 2 of The Berrybender Narratives
    • By: Larry McMurtry
    • Narrated by: Alfred Molina
    • Length: 9 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 280
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 168
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 169

    In The Wandering Hill, Larry McMurtry continues the story of Tasmin Berrybender and her family in the unexplored Wild West of the 1830s...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding

    • By Skeptical consumer on 06-13-03

    Regular price: $27.93

    • The Last Picture Show

    • Thalia Trilogy, Book 1
    • By: Larry McMurtry
    • Narrated by: John Randolph Jones
    • Length: 8 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 183
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 174
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 173

    An almost-true story about a small town in Texas that ought to exist if it doesn’t, with characters like Sam the Lion, the delectable Jacy, and Ruth Popper, the coach’s wife....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Not very good

    • By Randall on 07-02-17

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Folly and Glory

    • Volume 4 of The Berrybender Narratives
    • By: Larry McMurtry
    • Narrated by: Alfred Molina
    • Length: 8 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 190
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 125
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 124

    In the final volume of The Berrybender Narratives, Tasmin and her family are under arrest in Mexican Santa Fe....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Read the whole series!

    • By Rebecca Lindroos on 05-05-07

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Last Kind Words Saloon

    • By: Larry McMurtry
    • Narrated by: Tom Stechschulte
    • Length: 3 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 116
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 102
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 106

    Evoking the greatest characters and legends of the Old Wild West, here McMurtry tells the story of the closing of the American frontier....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • So So Addition to McMurtry's Western Stories

    • By Carl on 05-28-14

    Regular price: $13.99

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