What Are Some Popular Books by Larry McMurtry?


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According to Amazon.com, Larry McMurtry's most reviewed books are "Lonesome Dove," "The Last Kind Words Saloon," "Comanche Moon," "Dead Man's Walk" and "Streets of Laredo." The Pulitzer Prize-winning "Lonesome Dove" also received the highest average customer review.

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GoodReads.com lists McMurtry's highest reviewed books after "Lonesome Dove" as "Terms of Endearment," "The Last Picture Show," "Streets of Laredo," "Comanche Moon" and "Dead Man's Walk." His novels "Horseman, Pass By," "The Last Picture Show" and "Terms of Endearment" were adapted into films earning 26 Academy Award nominations and 10 wins. "Lonesome Dove" was adapted into a television miniseries that earned 18 Emmy Award nominations and seven wins.

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