Streets of Laredo : Lonesome Dove Saga

  • by Larry McMurtry
  • Narrated by Daniel Von Bargen
  • Series: Lonesome Dove Saga
  • 21 hrs and 39 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The final book of Larry McMurtry's Lonesome Dove tetralogy is an exhilarating tale of legend and heroism. Captain Woodrow Call, August McCrae's old partner, is now a bounty hunter hired to track down a brutal young Mexican bandit. Riding with Call are an Eastern city slicker, a witless deputy, and one of the last members of the Hat Creek outfit, Pea Eye Parker, now married to Lorena - once Gus McCrae's sweetheart. This long chase leads them across the last wild streches of the West into a hellhole known as Crow Town and, finally, into the vast, relentless plains of the Texas frontier.


What the Critics Say

" Streets of Laredo is a splendid addition to the literary portrait of McMurtry's native Texas and the West that he has been creating for three decades. It's also one of his most affectingly melancholy books.... The characters are as finely etched as any McMurtry has ever minted." ( Newsweek)
"One of McMurtry's most powerful and moving achievements." ( Los Angeles Times)
"A marvelous novel in its own right and in every way a worthy successor to Lonesome Dove." ( Chicago Tribune)


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Customer Reviews

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Streets of Laredo is a great book & well worth reading

Excellent story and very well read. Hard to put down. Would definitely recommend this book
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- LizzyB

Very good all round

Very well told.A good listen to while away the midnight hours and does drive away the blues '
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- David

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-09-2010
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio