Lonesome Dove

Written byLarry McMurtry

Published in

About "Lonesome Dove"

A love story, an adventure, and an epic of the frontier, Larry McMurtry’s Pulitzer Prize— winning classic, Lonesome Dove, the third book in the Lonesome Dove tetralogy, 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.

  • Fiction
  • Historical Fiction
  • Westerns
  • Classics
  • Historical
  • Adventure
  • Novels
  • Literature
  • Audiobook
  • American
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (1986)
  • PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction Nominee (1986)
  • National Book Critics Circle Award Nominee for Fiction (1985)
  • Spur Award for Best Western Novel (1985)
ISBN9780671683900pages960publisherPocket BooksseriesLonesome Dove #1settings
  • United States of America
  • Texas (United States)
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