Joe R. Lansdale

Books by Joe R. Lansdale

The Elephant of Surprise

Crime-fighters Hap and Leonard rescue a girl targeted by the Dixie Mafia and battle to protect her in the middle of one of the worst storms seen in East Texas for years.

Reviewed on 29 June 2019 by Chris Roberts

Jackrabbit Smile

Hap and Leonard take a job from a pair of religious racists to find their daughter Jackrabbit, who they haven’t seen for five years.

Reviewed on 14 April 2018 by Chris Roberts

Rusty Puppy

Hap and Leonard investigate the murder of  a young black man and uncover the dirty underbelly of a town.

Reviewed on 17 February 2018 by John Cleal

Honky Tonk Samurai

When an old lady catches Hap and Leonard on camera assaulting a dog abuser, they feel a little pressure to accede to her request that they investigate the disappearance of her granddaughter.

Reviewed on 01 October 2016 by Chris Roberts

Paradise Sky

A young black man escapes lynching and is pursued across America’s south west by a vicious racist in a chase to the death.

Reviewed on 20 August 2016 by John Cleal