Great Plains

Boom Town: The Fantastical Saga of Oklahoma City, Its Chaotic Founding... Its Purloined
A brilliant, kaleidoscopic narrative of Oklahoma City--a great American story of civics, basketball, and destiny, from award-winning journalist Sam Anderson


August 20, 2019
Crown Publishing Group (NY)
448 Pages
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West

The landmark, bestselling account of the crimes against American Indians during the 19th century, now on its 50th Anniversary.

First published in 1970, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee...

May 15, 2007
Holt McDougal
Black Gun, Silver Star: The Life and Legend of Frontier Marshal Bass Reeves
Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves appears as one of "eight notable Oklahomans," the "most feared U.S. marshal in the Indian country." That Reeves was also an African American who had spent his early...
April 1, 2008
Bison Books
392 Pages
In Cold Blood

In Cold Blood

Capote, Truman

The most famous true crime novel of all time, In Cold Blood is the bestseller that haunted its author long after he finished writing it.

Chills the blood and exercises the...

February 1, 1994
368 Pages
My Antonia

My Antonia

Cather, Willa
"The best thing I've done is "My Á ntonia,"" recalled Willa Cather. "I feel I've made a contribution to American letters with that book."

An unconventional novel of prairie life, "My Á ntonia"...

September 21, 1995
Mariner Books
O Pioneers!

O Pioneers!

Cather, Willa
"This early novel is now held to be a very critical and pivotal one in the whole development of the novelist, and this new edition provides . . . a fine printing for readers".-Choice. "A definitive...
December 1, 1992
176 Pages
Willa Cather: Early Novels & Stories (Loa #35): The Troll Garden / O Pioneers! / The So
"Let your fiction grow out of the land beneath your feet." Willa Cather's remark describes her own reasons for re-creating in her powerful fiction the Nebraska frontier of her youth. The vast Great...
January 1, 1987
Library of America
1336 Pages


Dexter, Pete
DEADWOOD, DAKOTA TERRITORIES, 1876: Legendary gunman Wild Bill Hickcock and his friend Charlie Utter have come to the Black Hills town of Deadwood fresh from Cheyenne, fleeing an ungrateful populace...
July 12, 2005
384 Pages
Peace Like a River

Peace Like a River

Enger, Leif
Leif Enger's debut novel, Peace Like A River, was launched to critical acclaim in 2001 and went on to sell over one million copies. Now a perennial, best-selling American classic, it is at...
August 7, 2002
Atlantic Monthly Press
320 Pages
The Plague of Doves

The Plague of Doves

Erdrich, Louise

A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, The Plague of Doves--the first part of a loose trilogy that includes the National Book Award-winning The Round House and LaRose...

May 12, 2009
Harper Perennial

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