The Pulitzer Prize--winning American classic of the American West that follows two aging Texas Rangers embarking on one last adventure. An epic of the frontier, Lonesome Dove is the grandest novel ever written about the last defiant wilderness of America. 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. Richly authentic, beautifully written, always dramatic, Lonesome Dove is a book to make us laugh, weep, dream, and remember.
Author: Larry McMurtry Publisher: Simon & Schuster Published: 06/15/2010 Pages: 864 Binding Type: Paperback Weight: 1.55lbs Size: 7.95h x 5.25w x 1.85d ISBN: 9781439195260
Accelerated Reader: Reading Level: 5.8 Point Value: 58 Interest Level: Upper Grade Quiz #/Name: 16741 / Lonesome Dove
Review Citation(s): Entertainment Weekly 06/18/2010 pg. 13
About the Author Larry McMurtry (1936-2021) was the author of twenty-nine novels, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning Lonesome Dove, three memoirs, two collections of essays, and more than thirty screenplays. He lived in Archer City, Texas.