Sunday, September 2, 2018

Blog All About It: Escape

ESCAPING to Texas with western vibe...


Billy Old, Arizona Ranger
A Historical Novel Based on a True Story
by Geff Moyer
-Historical, Thriller, Western
Amazon | Goodreads | my review | my rating: 4

News of the World
by Paulette Jiles
-Historical, Western
Amazon | Goodreads | my review | my rating: 5

Law of the Desert Born
by Louis L'Amour, Charles Santino
-Graphic Novel, Historical, Western
Amazon | Goodreads | my review | my rating: 5


Bluebird Bluebird
by Attica Locke
-Contemporary, Mystery, Thriller
Amazon | Goodreads | my review: DNF


Hostiles (2017)
Director/screenplay: Scott Cooper
Based on manuscript by: Donald E. Stewart
Stars: Scott Shepherd, Rosamund Pike, Ava Cooper
-Adventure, Drama, Western | imdb | my review | my rating: 4

Jane Got A Gun (2015)
Director: Gavin O'Connor
Screenplay: Brian Duffield, Anthony Tambakis, Joel Edgerton
Story by: Brian Duffield
Stars: Natalie Portman, Joel Edgerton, Ewan McGregor
-Action, Drama, Western | imdb | my review | my rating: 4

The Sisters Brothers (2018)
Director/screenplay: Jacques Audiard
Screenplay: Thomas Bidegain
Based on book by: Patrick Dewitt
Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Jake Gyllenhaal, John C. Reilly
Release date: September 19, 2018
-Western | imdb | my review | my rating: 5


* header from cover of The Sisters Brothers by Patrick Dewitt

* part of the Blog All About It Challenge (here)


  1. Ooo, this theme has me wanting to go back and look for more western horror or fantasy stories. Just something about cowboys and desert environments really hit the spot!

  2. News of the World is on my TBR list :)

  3. I'm curious about Bluebird, Bluebird. Great title and cover, and I love a good mystery/thriller. Enjoy, and thanks for visiting my blog.

  4. Yahoo! Love your Western escape theme. I want to read News of the World, too. I love Louis L'amour so I'll have to add that graphic novel to my list. Ha, the Sisters Brothers.

    Have fun with your reading and watching Western!

  5. Look at you being ahead of the game! LOL!

  6. Good use of the prompt! Thanks for sharing.


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