Books by Clayton Lindemuth

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Clayton Lindemuth writes noir because that's where he lives. His debut, Cold Quiet Country, earned a coveted Starred Review from Publishers Weekly.

Clayton's follow-up novels Nothing Save the Bones Inside Her and My Brother's Destroyer deliver all the "thrilling, visceral, unsparing" (Publishers Weekly) prose that generated comparisons to noir masters such as Donald Ray Pollack, Tom Franklin, Ron Rash, William Gay, and Daniel Woodrell.

When Clayton is not writing, he's training for a marathon or reading economics or apologetics. He's a dog lover and eternally misses Arizona. Clayton lives in Missouri with his wife Julie and his puppydog Faith, also known as "Princess Wigglebums."

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Cold Quiet Country
by Clayton Lindemuth
Publishers Weekly ( ★ Starred Review★ ) "Lindemuth's impressive debut...is a go-for-the-jugular country noir.... and his visceral prose and unsparing tone are wonderfully reminiscent of such modern rural noir masters as Tom Franklin and Donald Ray Pollock."On his last day in power, with a blizzard threatening 18 inches of snow...
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My Brother's Destroyer
by Clayton Lindemuth
"Immersive... Brutal... Primal..." KIRKUS Review Baer Creighton is a gifted distiller of fruited moonshine, cursed with the ability to detect even the subtlest deception. He lives in the woods next to his house and talks to his dog Fred... until Fred goes missing. A week later, harvesting apples in moonlight, Baer watches a...
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Sometimes Bone: The Walnut on Devil's Elbow Book 1
by Clayton Lindemuth
★★★★★ "The story grabbed my throat and wouldn't let go, wouldn't let me scream either."★ Take a chance and discover your new favorite grit lit author! ★ Grace Hardgrave's daughters haven't eaten in days, and after finding no work in 1917 New York City, Grace prostitutes herself to feed her girls. Sick of degradation, she...
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Strong at the Broken Places
by Clayton Lindemuth
★★★★★ "Wrenching... Relentless... Cathartic... Enlightening..."Nick Fister's the winningest ultra-runner ever, but he's paid a price. His daughter Tuesday took her own life. His wife is sleeping with his crew chief, Floyd. And his "greatest fan" — an ex-Marine sniper — has progressed from creepy stalker to deadly...
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Nothing Save the Bones Inside Her: The Walnut on Devil's Elbow: Book 2
by Clayton Lindemuth
"It's hard to turn the other cheek with a rifle barrel in your mouth..." In 1957 rural Pennsylvania, Angus Hardgrave works an oil rig, fights dogs, distills Walnut Whiskey... and murders wives, friends, anybody. The presence in the walnut tree on a spur called Devil's Elbow instructs Angus what to do, and following the visions has led...
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Solomon Bull: When the Friction has its Machine
by Clayton Lindemuth
"A virile tale about a tough-as-nails Blackfoot Indian... a roaming badass... a well-crafted, solid thriller." blueink REVIEW SOLOMON BULL is the son of a rebel who died in the eighties fighting for the American Indian Movement. He trains for an Arizona race called Desert Dog, designed to shred a man, while using monkeywrench tactics...
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