The kid was clearly running scared, but who was he running from and how did he end up in the driver’s seat of the missing bookmobile? The first solid lead in a case that started more than a decade earlier with Hoodoo Harry, this mystery of a small town’s dark and disturbing past will take all of Hap and Leonard’s wits—and fists—to solve.
Hoodoo Harry Bibliomysteries Book 31 #ad - Together, they’re the truest Lone Stars living in America’s most independently minded state. In this brand-new story, a day’s fishing lands Hap and Leonard their biggest catch ever: the Rolling Literature bookmobile. Hap collins is a straight, white, liberal, blue-collar tough guy. Known for his “zest for storytelling and a gimlet eye for detail, ” multiple award–winning author Joe R.
A long-lost bookmobile opens a wild new chapter in the lives of dysfunctional Texas detectives Hap and Leonard—stars of the hit Sundance TV series. Lansdale brings his rapid-fire dialogue, no-holds-barred action, and gut-busting humor to this original Hap and Leonard novella Entertainment Weekly. The bibliomysteries are a series of short tales about deadly books, by top mystery authors.
Cold Cotton: A Hap and Leonard Novella Hap and Leonard SeriesCrossroad Press #ad - Hap and leonard is now a Sundance TV series starring James Purefoy and Michael Kenneth Williams. Hap collins and leonard pine are up to their ears in trouble once more, psychotherapist client and her household end up dead with a crazy, when a kinky, nymphomaniac niece as the main suspect. Hap is facing his own inner crisis, wavering between a shrink and a little blue pill, while his lover Brett and his best friend Leonard speculate on a colorful variety of causes and cures.
When he opts for neither, ignoring his doctor's advice to call a shrink, she calls him instead and the team is off to the races, facing off with a wide array of odd relationships, crazed florists and murder. Action like only Joe R. Lansdale and Hap & Leonard can provide.
Coco ButternutSubterranean Press #ad - As usual, trouble seems to already be there, wherever Hap and Leonard go, awaiting their arrival. The job is straightforward: they must simply exchange a bag full of cash for the missing pooch’s mummy. And in the case of this twisty, and heartfelt new novella, hilarious, Lansdale sends his heroes to Oak Rest mortuary and cemetery to grapple with the living and the dead—both canine and human.
When the mummified corpse of a beloved prize-winning dachshund named Coco Butternut is stolen from her final resting place, Hap and Leonard are hired by the owner to get her body back. Coco butternut marks the always-welcome return of Joe R. Fans of hap and leonard’s, both, whether of their fictional outings or the Sundance TV show or more likely, won’t want to miss this treat.
Coco Butternut #ad - Lansdale’s dysfunctional duo: Hap Collins and Leonard Pine. But they can feel something’s not on the up-and-up, and how right they are. With assistance from hap’s significant other, chance, and his daughter, Brett, Hap and Leonard are soon embroiled in a gripping mystery tied to the dark secrets lurking beneath the hallowed ground of Oak Rest cemetery.
. In his inimitable style, and at the top of his game, here Lansdale gives us a highly enjoyable new entry in the ongoing adventures of Hap and Leonard.
Hap and Leonard: Blood and LemonadeTachyon Publications #ad - So when hap sees leonard demolishing an angry mob with his fists and taunts, it’s immediately clear that these two young men have a lot in common. Discover Joe R. Lansdale's compelling coming-of-age manifesto alongside the second season of the Sundance TV Hap and Leonard series starring Michael K. The iconic texan crime-fighting, bigot-bashing duo meet in this companion to the breakout Hap and Leonard TV seriesAs a liberal young man in East Texas, Hap Collins is discovering his passion for two-fisted justice in a redneck world.
Williams the wire, and James Purefoy The Following. Leonard pine—black, gay, and the ultimate outsider—is already fighting his own battles against racists and bullies.
The Big Book of Hap and LeonardParticle Books #ad - Williams the wire and James Purefoy Altered Carbon. Hap collins looks like a good ’ol boy, but his lefty politics don’t match. With hap and leonard on the job, small-time crooks all on the way on up to the Dixie Mafia are extremely nervous. Everyone's favorite ass-kicking Texan duo are further immortalized in this expanded collection of tall tales, slick nonfiction, and two full-length novellas.
The boys are back, and just in time for Season 3 of the Hap and Leonard TV series, starring Michael K. His buddy, is even more complicated: black, conservative, Vietnam veteran Leonard Pine, gay . And an occasional arsonist.
Jackrabbit Smile Hap and Leonard Book 13Mulholland Books #ad - With lansdale's trademark humor, and plenty of ass-kicking adventures to be had, whip-smart dialogue, you won't want to miss Hap and Leonard's latest. It isn't long until they find themselves mixed up in a revivalist cult that believes Jesus will return flanked by an army of lizard-men-- solving a murder to boot.
Hap is celebrating his wedding to his longtime girlfriend, Brett who is also Hap and Leonard's boss, when their backyard barbecue is interrupted by a couple of Pentecostal white supremacists. They're not too happy to see leonard, and no one is happy to see them, but they have a problem and only Hap and Leonard will take the case.
Judith mulhaney's daughter, Jackrabbit, has been missing for five years. Well, she's been missing from them for five years, including the local no-goods who ran with her, but she's been missing from everybody, for a few months. Despite their misgivings about Judith and her son, Hap and Leonard take the case.
Jackrabbit Smile Hap and Leonard Book 13 #ad - Edgar award-winner and fan favorite Joe R. Lansdale is back with hap and Leonard's latest caper: investigating the disappearance of a revivalist cult leader's daughter. Hap and leonard are an unlikely pair-hap, and leonard, a self-proclaimed white trash rebel, a tough-as-nails black gay Vietnam vet and Republican-but they're the closest friend either of them has in the world.
Rusty Puppy Hap and Leonard Book 12Mulholland Books #ad - Months earlier, a bully cop pulled over and sexually harassed Jamar's sister, Charm. But if anyone can navigate these pitfalls and bring the killers to justice, it's Hap and Leonard. Filled with lansdale's trademark whip-smart dialogue, and relentless pacing, colorful characters, Rusty Puppy is Joe Lansdale at his page-turning best.
Hap and leonard investigate a racially motivated murder that threatens to tear apart their East Texas town. While hap, is recovering from a life-threatening stab wound, Louise Elton comes into Hap and Leonard's PI office to tell him that the police have killed her son, a former 60s activist and self-proclaimed white trash rebel, Jamar.
Rusty Puppy Hap and Leonard Book 12 #ad - It doesn't add up: he was a straight A student, destined for better things, until he began to ask too many questions about the racist police force. The next thing louise hears, Jamar got in a fight and is killed in the projects by local hoods. The officer followed charm over the course of the next couple of months, leading Jamar to videotape and take notes on the cop and his partner.
Leonard, a tough black gay vietnam vet and Republican, joins Hap in the investigation, and they stumble upon the racial divides that have shaped their Eastern Texas town.
The Elephant of Surprise Hap and LeonardMulholland Books #ad - The latest roaring, rollicking adventure from Edgar Award-winner Joe R. Amidst the worst flood east texas has seen in years, the two run across a woman who's had her tongue nearly cut out, pursued by a heavily armed pair of goons. Lansdale, featuring odd-couple P. I. S hap and Leonard. On a chase that blows even the east Texas swampgrass back, and vanquish her foes, Hap and Leonard must save the girl, before the foes get them first.
With a new case to solve, will hap and leonard's friendship survive? Will Hap and Leonard survive?The Elephant of Surprise is rich with Lansdale's trademark humor, whip-smart dialogue, and a brand-new challenge to their relationship, and plenty of ass-kicking adventures. Hap and leonard are an unlikely pair--hap, and leonard--a tough-as-nails Black, a self-proclaimed white trash rebel, gay, Vietnam vet and Republican--but they're the closest friend either of them has in the world.
The Elephant of Surprise Hap and Leonard #ad - Turns out the girl survived a mob hit, and the boss has come to clean up the mess. After years of crime-solving companionship, something's changed: Hap, recently married to their P. I. Boss, brett, is now a family man.
Honky Tonk Samurai Hap and LeonardMulholland Books #ad - Pepper, are working a freelance surveillance job in East Texas. One week later, a woman named lilly buckner drops by their new PI office with a proposition: find her missing granddaughter, or she'll turn in a video of Leonard beating the dog abuser. The uneventful stakeout is coming to an end when the pair witness a man abusing his dog.
The pair agrees to take on the cold case and soon discover that the used car dealership where her granddaughter worked is actually a front for a prostitution ring. Leonard takes matters into his own fists, and now the bruised dog abuser wants to press charges. What began as a missing-person case becomes one of blackmail and murder.
Honky Tonk Samurai Hap and Leonard #ad - Filled with lansdale's trademark whip-smart dialogue, relentless pacing, and unorthodox characters, Honky Tonk Samurai is a rambunctious thrill ride by one hell of a writer. Now the basis of the new series on sundancetv. Only hap and leonard would catch a cold case with hot cars, hot women, and ugly skinheads.
The story starts simply enough when hap, a tough black, and Leonard, a former 60s activist and self-proclaimed white trash rebel, gay Vietnam vet and Republican with an addiction to Dr.
Driving to Geronimo's Grave and Other StoriesSubterranean Press #ad - Lansdale returns with a pack of stories for your consumption and enjoyment. There’s even killer machines, a big ole grizzly bear, and entertaining story notes. Joe R. Lansdale has been writing novels and stories, for over forty-five years, as well as screenplays and comics, encompassing stories informed by a variety of genres, and this is his latest concoction, but not quite comfortably fitting into any of them.
The reason is simple. Joe R. Lansdale is his own genre. From the dusty great depression to the far future, soda shops and double features, to the wild west, as well as dark journey on an icy ocean full of ravenous sharks and a fantastic shipwreck that leads its survivors into a nightmarish Lovecraftian world of monsters and mystery, to the era of big fin automobiles, Joe R.
Vanilla Ride Hap and Leonard Series Book 7Vintage Crime/Black Lizard #ad - There’s one problem the Dixie Mafia’s new hired gun—the legendary assassin Vanilla Ride. Hap and leonard is now a Sundance TV series starring James Purefoy and Michael Kenneth Williams. Hap collins and leonard pine, the kings of East Texas mischief and mayhem, return in this full-throttle thriller to face off with the Dixie Mafia.
When leonard is asked to rescue a teenage girl from a lowly drug dealer, he gladly agrees and invites Hap along for the ride. Everything goes according to plan, until they find out the dealer is a member of the Dixie mafia. Turns out, however, that the law needs a favor and if Hap and Leonard can do the deed they’ll be free roam.
Vanilla Ride Hap and Leonard Series Book 7 #ad - . Filled with breakneck action, and one gigantic crocodile, gut-busting laughs, this hilarious novel is as hot as a habanero pepper. A wild gun fight ensues, after which Hap and Leonard are arrested.