When the Light Goes

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When the Light Goes

By Larry McMurtry

Simon & Schuster, Hardcover, 9781416534266, 208pp.

Publication Date: March 6, 2007

In this sequel to the acclaimed "Duane's Depressed," the Pulitzer Prize- and Oscar(-winning writer crafts an elegiac and intimate portrait of an eccentric, aging oil man struggling to come to terms with the death of his wife.

About the Author

Larry McMurtry is the author of twenty-nine novels, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning Lonesome Dove. His other works include two collections of essays, three memoirs, and more than thirty screenplays, including the coauthorship of Brokeback Mountain, for which he received an Academy Award. He lives in Archer City, Texas.