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Much of McMurty's work is set in the Old West of America, or in contemporary Texas. The Pulitzer Prize-winning "Lonesome Dove" was adapted into an award-winning television miniseries. His novels adapted for movies include "Horseman, Pass By" (adapted into the film "Hud"), "The Last Picture Show" and Terms of Endearment".   

There are 8 quizzes and 100 trivia questions in this category.
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More Than "Lonesome Dove"

Author Larry McMurtry is best known for his Pulitzer Prize winning "Lonesome Dove", but he has written much more. If you've gone to the movies in the last forty years, you will recognize many of these, even if you've never read one of his books.
Easy (10 qns)
agony
699 plays
2
Dead Man's Walk

This book tells of the early adventures of Gus and Call from "Lonesome Dove". The movie version follows the book quite closely, so if you have only seen the movie, you could probably get most of the quiz.
Average (15 qns)
agony
333 plays
3
Comanche Moon

The precursor to "Lonesome Dove", Larry McMurtry's "Comanche Moon" follows Gus and Call in their days as Texas Rangers.
Average (20 qns)
agony
387 plays
4
Larry McMurtry - "Dead Man's Walk"

You've read "Lonesome Dove", but do you know the beginning?
Average (10 qns)
llchrista01
270 plays
5
Larry McMurtry - More Lonesome Dove

This is my second quiz on the book. I hope you enjoy taking it as much as I enjoyed making it.
Difficult (10 qns)
llchrista01
624 plays
6
Lonesome Dove

Here is a quiz on one of my all time favorite books: 'Lonesome Dove' by Larry McMurtry. Enjoy!
Easy (15 qns)
OZZY67
1779 plays
7
Larry McMurtry - "Comanche Moon"

"Comanche Moon" is the story that ties "Dead Man's Walk" and "Lonesome Dove" together.
Tough (10 qns)
llchrista01
207 plays
8
Larry McMurtry - "Lonesome Dove"

I hope you enjoy this quiz. The book and the movie are both wonderful.
Tough (10 qns)
llchrista01
720 plays
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