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Joe R. Lansdale has 2 upcoming events.

JOE R. LANSDALE - Paradise Sky
BookPeople, Tuesday, June 23 at 7pm
Tuesday, June 23, at 7PM

Bestselling Author Joe R. Lansdale speaking & signing Paradise Sky

Young Willie is on the run, having fled his small Texas farm when an infamous local landowner murdered his father. A man named Loving takes him in and trains him in the fine arts of shooting, riding, reading, and gardening. When Loving dies, Willie re-christens himself Nat Love in tribute to his mentor, and heads west. In Deadwood, South Dakota Territory, Nat becomes a Buffalo Soldier and is befriended by Wild Bill Hickok. After winning a famous shooting match, Nat's peerless marksmanship and charm earn him the nickname Deadwood Dick, as well as a beautiful woman. But the hellhounds are still on his trail, and they brutally attack Nat Love's love. Pursuing the men who have driven his wife mad, Nat heads south for a final, deadly showdown against those who would strip him of his home, his love, his freedom, and his life.

ABOUT Joe R. Lansdale

Joe R. Lansdale is the author of more than three dozen novels, including The Thicket, Edge of Dark Water, The Bottoms, and A Fine Dark Line. He has received the British Fantasy Award, the American Mystery Award, the Edgar Award, the Grinzane Cavour Prize for Literature, and nine Bram Stoker Awards. He lives with his family in Nacogdoches, Texas. Can't make it to the event? You can order a signed, personalized copy of this book. We ship worldwide. Simply write "SIGNED COPY" and the name for the personalizations in the Comments field during checkout. Thank you for supporting Joe R. Lansdale and your local independent bookstore!

Location: Street: 603 N Lamar Blvd City: Austin, Province: Texas Postal Code: 78703-5413 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Joe Lansdale signs in San Diego
Mysterious Galaxy, Tuesday, June 30 at 7:30pm
Champion Mojo Storyteller Joe R. Lansdale is the author of over forty novels and numerous short stories, including “Fishing for Dinosaurs,” which recently received the Bram Stoker Award for Long Fiction. SundanceTV has picked up the rights to a short series based on Joe’s work; “Hap and Leonard” will examine race, class and friendship through the eyes of unlikely best friends Hap Collins and Leonard Pine in 1980s East Texas. Paradise Sky is a fictional memoir tells the story of a man who was born a slave before the Civil War but grew up to become the legendary Deadwood Dick. Publishers Weekly’s starred review notes that Joe “fills his pages with true-hearted heroes, dastardly scoundrels, and rollicking adventures.”

Location: Street: 5943 Balboa Avenue Additional: Ste 100 City: San Diego, Province: California Postal Code: 92111 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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