Fiction: novelist, short story writer and playwright.
* Steven's reading // * Have read
Walt Longmire Series
(published by Viking unless noted otherwise)
1 - The Cold Dish (December 29 2004)
2 - Death Without Company (March 2006)
3 - Kindness Goes Unpunished (March 2007)
4 - Another Man’s Moccasins (May 29 2008)
5 - The Dark Horse (May 28 2009)
6 - Junkyard Dogs (May 27 2010)
7 - Hell is Empty (June 2 2011)
8 - As the Crow Flies (May 15 2012)
9 - A Serpent's Tooth (June 2013)
10 - Any Other Name (May 2014)
11 - Dry Bones (May 12 2015)
12 - An Obvious Fact (Sept 13 2016)
13 - The Western Star (Sept 5, 2017)
SS 1 - Divorce Horse
Kindle Edition, 25 pages
Published April 16th 2012
by Penguin Publishing
SS 2 - Christmas in Absaroka County
- Four Longmire Christmas stories
Kindle Edition, 82 pages
Published December 4th 2012
by Penguin Books
SS 3 - Messenger
Kindle Edition, 58 pages
Published April 23rd 2013 by Viking
SS 4 - Wait for Signs:
Twelve Longmire stories
N 1 - Spirit of Steamboat (October 17th 2013)
N 2 - The Highwayman (May 17th, 2016)
Did you know:
He lives on a ranch he built himself in Ucross, Wyoming (population 25, near Buffalo, Wyoming).
As of September 2017, Johnson has written 13 novels, two novellas and a collection of short stories featuring Sheriff Walt Longmire of Absaroka County, Wyoming.
The novels were adapted by Warner Horizon for a television series that was the highest-rated debut on that channel. As of 2017, Longmire is on Netflix and entering into its sixth season.
He is the recipient of:
- the Western Writers of America Spur Award for fiction
- the Mountains and Plains Booksellers Award for fiction
- the Nouvel Observateur Prix du Roman Noir
- the Prix SNCF du Polar.
His novella Spirit of Steamboat was the first One Book Wyoming selection.
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thoughts, visuals and disciplines. Page updated: November 11, 2017
"The Cold Dish"
is his first Longmire book; published December 2004.
Born: January 16, 1961, (age 56 in 2017), Huntingon, West Virginia, USA
Spouse Judy Johnson
He is an American novelist, short story writer, and playwright.
Walt Longmire -- Sheriff of Wyoming's
Henry Standing Bear. - His best friend, a Cheyenne Indian
Cady - Walt's adult daughter
Ruby - Secretary
Victoria Moretti - Deputy
Lucian - former sheriff of Absaroka county
Chief Lolo Long - Tribal Police - from #9 'As the Crow Flies'
Virgil White Buffalo, a homeless Crow Indian, from #3
The Walt Longmire series cast of characters