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Boy and Hog


John L. Lansdale

BookVoice Publishing 2017

This novel is a work of fiction. All incidents and all characters are fictionalized, with the exception that well-known historical and public figures are products of the author’s imagination and are not to be construed as real. Where real-life historical figures appear, the situations and dialogues concerning those persons are fictional and are not intended to depict actual events within the fictional confines of the story. In all other respects, any resemblance to persons living or dead is entirely coincidental.

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by John L. Lansdale

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Table of Contents

Boy and Hog

About the Author

THE MECANA SERIES by John L. Lansdale

#1 - Horse of a Different Color

#2 - When the Night Bird Sings

#3 - Twisted Justice

Titles by John L. Lansdale

Slow Bullet

Long Walk Home

Zombie Gold

The Last Good Day

Broken Moon

Shadows West (with Joe R. Lansdale)

Hell’s Bounty (with Joe R. Lansdale)

Boy and Hog (Short Story)

Boy and Hog Return (Short Story)

Emergency Christmas (Short Story)

Tales from the Crypt (Comic Series)

That Hellbound Train (Graphic Novel)

Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper (Graphic Novel)

Shadow Warrior (Graphic Novel)

Justin Case (Graphic Novel)

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What Others are Saying about John L. Lansdale

“Mickey Spillane fans will welcome this page-turner... Lansdale effectively delays revealing the novel’s big secret until the end. Those who like their thrillers with a heavy dose of violent action will be satisfied.”

Publishers Weekly review of Slow Bullet

“This is an entertaining, science fiction-historical-horror blend with resourceful protagonists and a solid cast of secondary characters.” – Booklist review of Zombie Gold

“...the author’s innate ability to spin a complex tale painted with vivid characters and intense suspense provides readers with a well-paced book that they may find difficult to set down...a worthwhile suspenseful ride.”

Amazing Stories review of Horse of a Different Color

Slow Bullet is a straight-ahead thriller…it's about action, and there's plenty of that. Check it out.”

Bill Crider’s Pop Culture Magazine

Zombie Gold has something for everyone… It's exciting, entertaining and educational. A fun ride.”

– Joan Hallmark, TV personality, actress and author

“…something unique and comfortable and difficult to put down. Highly recommended.”

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