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.
If you've ever wondered what happened between Dead Man's Walk and Lonesome Dove, here's your chance to find out.
Comanche Moon has its considerable pleasures . . . a
singular treat.--Michael Berry, San Francisco Chronicle
[A] fine tableau of western life, full of imaginative exploits, convincing historical background, and characters who are alive.--Kirkus Reviews
A monumental work that has few equals in current literature.--Thomas L. Kilpatrick, Library Journal
Almost impossible to put down . . . McMurtry knows how to deploy his most suspenseful episodes for maximum effect. he treats his large cast of characters with humor and respect.--Judith Wynn, Boston Herald
Consistently entertaining.--Gene Lyons, Entertainment Weekly
McMurtry is one of our finest storytellers, and he's at his best here.--Kyle Smith, People