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Glendon Swarthout (1918–1992)

Novelist Glendon Swarthout had the widest literary range of any American author of his generation, writing 16 novels, which ranged from dramas to comedies to romances and mysteries, and another 6 novellas for young adults with his wife, Kathryn. Many of Glendon's novels became international bestsellers and book club editions, reprinted in ... See full bio »

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 2014 The Homesman (novel)
 1997 Mulligans! (Short) (story)
 1984 Where the Boys Are (novel "Where the Boys Are")
 1978 A Christmas to Remember (TV Movie) (novel "A Christmas Gift, aka The Melodeon")
 1976 The Shootist (novel)
 1960 Where the Boys Are (novel "Where The Boys Are")
 1959 They Came to Cordura (novel)
 1956 7th Cavalry (based on a story by - as Glendon F. Swarthout)
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 2014 The Homesman (lyrics: "Take Thee This Token")

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Glendon F. Swarthout
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Father of writer Miles Hood Swarthout. See more »

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