Joe R. Lansdale: Hyenas (USA 2011)
From the Publisher:
The story begins with a barroom brawl that is both brutal and oddly comic. The ensuing drama encompasses abduction, betrayal, robbery, and murder, ending with a lethal confrontation in an East Texas pasture. Along the way, readers are treated to moments of raucous, casually profane humor and to scenes of vivid, crisply described violence, all related in that unmistakable Lansdale voice. An essential addition to an already imposing body of work, Hyenas shows us both the author and his signature characters at their inimitable best. It doesn't get better than this.
Hyenas also includes the bonus Hap Collins short story, »The Boy Who Became Invisible«.
Joe R. Lansdale: Hyenas. A Hap and Leonard Novella. Dust jacket by Glen Orbik. Subterranean Press, ISBN: 9781596063563 (February, 2011), 104 p., Limited: 400 signed numbered copies, bound in leather, with a different cover design than the trade hardcover, $45.00, Trade: Fully cloth bound hardcover edition, $25.00.