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Hyenas

(2011)
(A book in the Hap and Leonard Novellas series)
A Novella by

 
 
Hyenas marks the always-welcome return of Joe R. Lansdale's most indelible fictional creations: Hap Collins and Leonard Pine. Once again, the embattled but resilient duo find themselves enmeshed in a web of danger, duplicity, and escalating mayhem. The result is a tightly compressed novella that is at once harrowing, hilarious, and utterly impossible to put down.

The story begins with a barroom brawl that is both brutal and oddly comic. The ensuing drama encompasses abduction, betrayal, robbery, and murder, ending with a lethal confrontation in an East Texas pasture. Along the way, readers are treated to moments of raucous, casually profane humor and to scenes of vivid, crisply described violence, all related in that unmistakable Lansdale voice. An essential addition to an already imposing body of work, Hyenas shows us both the author and his signature characters at their inimitable best. It doesn't get better than this.

Hyenas also includes the bonus Hap Collins short story, "The Boy Who Became Invisible".

    

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Used availability for Joe R Lansdale's Hyenas

Hardback Editions

January 2011 : USA Hardback
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Title: Hyenas
Author(s): Joe R Lansdale
ISBN: 1-59606-356-4 / 978-1-59606-356-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Subterranean
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Kindle Editions

June 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Hyenas
Author(s): Joe R Lansdale
Publisher: Subterranean Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA