Willy Vlautin
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Willy Vlautin

Willy Vlautin has published five novels, THE MOTEL LIFE, NORTHLINE, LEAN ON PETE, THE FREE, and DON'T SKIP OUT ON ME. THE MOTEL LIFE was turned into a major motion picture starring Kris Kristofferson and Emile Hirsh in 2012. The movie version of LEAN ON PETE will be released this spring starring Charlie Plummer and Steve Buscemi. Vlautin lives outside of Portland, Oregon and is the founding member of the bands Richmond Fontaine and The Delines.

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    • Lean on Pete

    • A Novel
    • By: Willy Vlautin
    • Narrated by: Willy Vlautin
    • Length: 7 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Willy Vlautin's award-winning novel Lean on Pete is a moving and compassionate story about a 15-year-old boy's unlikely connection to a failing racehorse....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Oaf, that was tough

    • By MBrew on 04-24-18

    Regular price: $23.95

    • Don't Skip Out on Me

    • A Novel
    • By: Willy Vlautin
    • Narrated by: Willy Vlautin
    • Length: 8 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 29
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    Horace Hopper is a half-Paiute, half-Irish ranch hand who wants to be somebody. He's spent most of his life on the ranch of his kindly guardians, Mr. and Mrs. Reese, herding sheep....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best book I have ever heard!

    • By Mark on 03-03-18

    Regular price: $27.37

    • Northline

    • By: Willy Vlautin
    • Narrated by: Amy Boone
    • Length: 4 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Fleeing Las Vegas and her abusive boyfriend, Allison Johnson moves to Reno, intent on making a new life for herself. Haunted by the mistakes of her past, and lacking any self-belief, her only comfort seems to come from the imaginary conversations she has with Paul Newman....

    Regular price: $17.47

    • The Free

    • A Novel (P.S.)
    • By: Willy Vlautin
    • Narrated by: Willy Vlautin
    • Length: 6 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
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    In his heartbreaking yet hopeful fourth novel, award-winning author Willy Vlautin demonstrates his extraordinary talent for illuminating the disquiet of modern American life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Free Fallin', Brilliantly

    • By W Perry Hall on 03-11-14

    Regular price: $25.09

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