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Glendon Swarthout - Author


Glendon Swarthout wrote sixteen novels, many of which were bestsellers and were made into films, among them Seventh Cavalry, They Came to Cordura, Where the Boys Are, Bless the Beasts & Children, and A Christmas to Remember. He was twice nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in fiction and won a number of other awards, including the Western Writers Award for Lifetime Achievement.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Glendon Swarthout

The Homesman by Glendon Swarthout
The Homesman
Glendon Swarthout
First published in 1988 this quiet, brilliant Western is about to be released as a film starring Tommy Lee Jones and Meryl Streep as our indomitable heroes and guides. A ‘homesman’ was required to guide people – mostly women –...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/09/2014

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