S. Craig Zahler, author of the excellent, albeit intense novels A Congregation of Jackals and Wraiths of the Broken Land, and writer-director of one of the most memorable western films in recent years Bone Tomahawk will be offering his take on the genre and news about another of his Westerns in the works in an upcoming interview.
Ahead of that conversation he offers his own picks for Top 5 Reads in the genre.
1. Beyond the Outposts Max Brand
2. The Singing Guns Max Brand
3. The Big Sky A.B. Guthrie
4. Lonesome Dove Larry McMurtry
5. The Ox-Bow Incident Walter Van Tilburg Clark