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Joe R. Lansdale
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Joe R. Lansdale is the author of more than a dozen novels, including Vanilla Ride, Sunset and Sawdust, Lost Echoes, and Leather Maiden. He has received the British Fantasy Award, the American Mystery Award, the Edgar Award, the Grinzane Cavour Prize for Literature, and seven Bram Stoker Awards. He lives with his family in Nacogdoches, Texas.
 
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All the Earth, Thrown to the Sky

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook, 240 pages
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $7.99

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All the Earth, Thrown to the Sky

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Ember
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $7.99

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Bad Chili
A Hap and Leonard Novel (4)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: May 5, 2009
Price: $14.00

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Bad Chili
A Hap and Leonard Novel (4)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook, 304 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: October 27, 2010
Price: $9.99

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The Bottoms

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: December 7, 2010
Price: $15.95

It is 1933 in East Texas and the Depression lingers in the air like a slow moving storm. When a young Harry Collins and his little sister stumble across the body of a black woman who has been savagely mutilated and left to die in the bottoms of the Sabine River... Read more >
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The Bottoms

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook, 336 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: December 7, 2010
Price: $11.99

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Captains Outrageous
A Hap and Leonard Novel (6)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: November 10, 2009
Price: $15.00

Hap Collins and Leonard Pine find mucho trouble, this time in Mexico, when they come face to face with a nudist mobster, his seven-foot strong-arm, a octogenarian knife-touting fisherman, and, somehow, an armadillo.
When Hap Collins saves the life of his employer's daughter, he is rewarded with a Caribbean Cruise, and... Read more >
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Captains Outrageous
A Hap and Leonard Novel (6)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook, 336 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: November 24, 2010
Price: $11.99

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Devil Red

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $14.95

If there’s one thing Hap Collins and Leonard Pine like, it’s trouble—and they especially like getting paid to find it. So when their friend and sometime boss Marvin Harmon asks the boys to look into a cold-case double homicide, they’re happy to oblige. It turns out that both victims were set... Read more >
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Devil Red

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $11.99

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Leather Maiden

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: August 18, 2009
Price: $14.95

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Leather Maiden

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: August 5, 2008
Price: $11.99

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Lost Echoes

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: February 13, 2007
Price: $13.95

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Lost Echoes

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: February 13, 2007
Price: $9.99

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Mucho Mojo
A Hap and Leonard Novel (2)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $13.95

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Mucho Mojo
A Hap and Leonard Novel (2)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook, 320 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: October 27, 2010
Price: $9.99

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Rumble Tumble
A Hap and Leonard Novel (5)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: November 10, 2009
Price: $16.00

Hap Collins and Leonard Pine are in for an action-packed adventure when they cross paths with a towering Pentecostal preacher, a midget with a giant attitude, and a gang of bikers turned soldiers of fortune.

Even though a midlife crisis just hit Hap Collins like a runaway pickup truck, he's still got... Read more >
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Rumble Tumble
A Hap and Leonard Novel (5)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook, 256 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: November 24, 2010
Price: $11.99

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Savage Season
A Hap and Leonard Novel (1)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $14.95

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Savage Season
A Hap and Leonard Novel (1)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook, 192 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: October 27, 2010
Price: $9.99

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Sunset and Sawdust

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 4, 2005
Price: $13.95

Joe R. Landsdale gives us a fast-moving, electrifying new novel: a murder mystery set in a steamy backwater of Depression-era East Texas. It begins with an explosion: Sunset Jones kills her husband with a bullet to the brain. Never mind that he was raping her. Pete Jones was constable of the... Read more >

Sunset and Sawdust

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook, 336 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

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The Two-Bear Mambo
A Hap and Leonard Novel (3)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: May 5, 2009
Price: $15.00

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The Two-Bear Mambo
A Hap and Leonard Novel (3)
Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: October 27, 2010
Price: $11.99

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Vanilla Ride

Written by Joe R. Lansdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: July 27, 2010
Price: $14.95

Hap Collins and Leonard Pine, the kings of East Texas mischief and mayhem, return in this full-throttle thriller to face off with the Dixie Mafia.

When Leonard is asked to rescue a teenage girl from a lowly drug dealer, he gladly agrees and invites Hap along for the ride. Everything goes according... Read more >
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