Glendon Swarthout

Glendon Swarthout

Glendon Swarthout was born in near Pinckney, Michigan, United States on April 8th, 1918 and passed away at the age of 74 on September 23rd, 1992.

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Glendon Swarthout Stats: The highest rated book by Glendon Swarthout on Book Notification is Bless the Beasts and Children, a Standalone novel. The second-highest rated book is The Shootist, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by Glendon Swarthout on Book Notification is The Shootist, a Standalone novel. The second most read book is Bless the Beasts and Children, a Standalone novel.

Below is a complete list of Glendon Swarthout books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1958
2
1960
3
1963
4
1964
5
1966
6
1968
7
81970
8
1971
9
1972
10
1972
11
1973
12
61975
13
1977
14
1979
15
1982
16
1982
17
1985
18
1988
19
1994

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

List of Children's Books in Publication Order

List of Glendon Swarthout Anthologies in Publication Order

Glendon Swarthout: Biography

Glendon Swarthout was born on April 8th, 1918. Glendon passed away September 23rd, 1992 at 74 years old. Glendon Swarthout was born in near Pinckney, Michigan, United States.

Glendon Swarthout is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 19 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1958 with the novel They Came to Cordura. The most recently released novel was Pinch Me, I Must Be Dreaming which was released in 1994.

Glendon Swarthout also wrote the Children's Books series which has 3 books including The Ghost and the Magic Saber and Whichaway.

Glendon Swarthout: Awards & Accolades

Glendon Swarthout won the Owen Wister Award, Saddleman Award, in 1991.

Swarthout's books have also won multiple awards, The Shootist won the Spur Awards, Western Novel, in 1975. The Homesman won the Spur Awards, Novel of the West, in 1988.

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Glendon Swarthout: F.A.Q

When was Glendon Swarthout Born?

Glendon Swarthout was born on April 8th, 1918.

When did Glendon Swarthout die?

Glendon Swarthout died on September 23rd, 1992 at 74 years old.

Where was Glendon Swarthout Born?

Glendon Swarthout was born in near Pinckney, Michigan, United States.

What awards has Glendon Swarthout won?

Glendon Swarthout has won the following awards: Saddleman Award at the Owen Wister Award (1991).

What book awards has Glendon Swarthout won?

The Shootist: Spur Awards Western Novel (1975).
The Homesman: Spur Awards Novel of the West (1988).

What was the first book Glendon Swarthout wrote?

The first book written by Glendon Swarthout was They Came to Cordura, published in 1958.

What was the most recent book Glendon Swarthout wrote?

His most recently released work was Easterns and Westerns on March 1st, 2001.

How many books has Glendon Swarthout written?

Glendon Swarthout has written 23 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 19 Standalone Novels, 1 book in the Short Story Collections, 3 books in the Children's Books.

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