Larry McMurtry is an American author and screenwriter of novels set in the West; whether they be set historically or during contemporary times. He has also written several works of non-fiction. He is best known for his novels Terms of Endearment, Lonesome Dove and co-writing the screenplay to Brokeback Mountain. Both Brokeback Mountain and Terms of Endearment won Academy Awards, while Lonesome Dove won a Pulitzer Prize.

Larry McMurtry became a published novelist in 1961 with Horseman, Pass By. That novel would be adapted into the film Hud, which the novel was also released as. Below is a list of Larry McMurtry’s boosk in order of when they were originally published:

Publication Order of Last Picture Show Books


The Last Picture Show(1966) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Texasville(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Duane's Depressed(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
When the Light Goes(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Rhino Ranch(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Terms Of Endearment Books


Terms of Endearment(1975) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Evening Star(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Desert Rose Books


The Desert Rose(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Late Child(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Lonesome Dove Books


Lonesome Dove(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Streets of Laredo(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dead Man's Walk(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Comanche Moon(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Lonesome Dove Books

The chronology of the Lonesome Dove series is as follows: Dead Man’s Walk; Comanche Moon; Lonesome Dove; Streets of Laredo.

Publication Order of Berrybender Narratives Books


Sin Killer(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Wandering Hill(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
By Sorrow's River(2003) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Folly and Glory(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Horseman, Pass By(1961) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Leaving Cheyenne(1963) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Moving On(1970) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
All My Friends Are Going To Be Strangers(1972) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cadillac Jack(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Somebody's Darling(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Anything for Billy(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Some Can Whistle(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Buffalo Girls(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pretty Boy Floyd(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Zeke and Ned(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Boone's Lick(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Loop Group(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Telegraph Days(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections


Brokeback Mountain: Story to Screenplay(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books


In a Narrow Grave: Essays on Texas(1968) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Film Flam: Essays on Hollywood(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Walter Benjamin at the Dairy Queen(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Crazy Horse(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Roads: A Millennial Journey Along America's Great Interstate Highways(2000) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Paradise(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sacagawea's Nickname: Essays on the American West(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Oh What a Slaughter: Massacres in the American West: 1846-1890(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Colonel and Little Missie(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Books: A Memoir(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Literary Life: A Second Memoir(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hollywood: A Third Memoir(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Custer(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Missouri River(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: Horseman, Pass By was also released under the title Hud. The novels Pretty Boy Floyd and Zeke and Ned were written alongside Diana Ossana. Brokeback Mountain: Story to Screenplay was written with Diana Ossana and Annie Proulx.

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