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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)
699 plays
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)
333 plays
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)
387 plays
Larry McMurtry - "Dead Man's Walk"

You've read "Lonesome Dove", but do you know the beginning?
Average (10 qns)
270 plays
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)
624 plays
Lonesome Dove

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

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

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