books by Patrick F. McManus
 
 



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The Night the Bear Ate Goombaw
Patrick F. McManus

Holt Paperbacks, 1990

More witty cautionary tales of outdoor life, by everybody's favorite expert on the subject, Patrick F. McManus.
  
  











  



  
Real Ponies Don't Go Oink!
Patrick F. McManus

Holt Paperbacks, 1992

Bestsellers by America's favorite humorist: -A Fine And Pleasant Misery They Shoot Canoes, Don't They? Never Sniff A Gift Fish The Grasshopper Trap Rubber Legs And White Tail-hairs The Night The Bear Ate Goombaw Whatchagot Stew (with Patricia "The Troll" McManus Gass) Real Ponies Don't Go Oink! The Good Samaritan Strikes Again How I Got This Way These titles are available from Henry Hold and Company.
  
  











  



  
The Good Samaritan Strikes Again
Patrick F. McManus

Holt Paperbacks, 1993

More witty cautionary tales of outdoor life, by everybody's favorite expert on the subject, Patrick F. McManus.
  
  











  



  
Circles in the Snow: A Bo Tully Mystery (Bo Tully Mysteries)
Patrick F. McManus

Skyhorse Publishing, 2014

Bo Tully, sheriff of Blight County, Idaho, has dealt with small-town crime throughout his long, storied career. Now, contemplating retirement after years on the job, Tully is faced with perhaps his most perplexing case yet. When area bald eagles start getting picked off by a ghost-like killer, and when a prominent local rancher is murdered by an arrow with eagle fletching, things gets complicated fast. In this fast-paced whodunit, Tully has a ...
  
  











  



  
Kerplunk!: Stories
Patrick F. McManus

Simon & Schuster, 2008

Patrick F. McManus's gently comic stories about outdoor life have earned him millions of fans worldwide. With Kerplunk! , McManus delivers a collection of folksy, wonderfully wise depictions of country life worthy of Mark Twain. In these tall tales, McManus and his buddies learn how not to net a fish, why you should never get your hair cut by someone who's mad at you, what to do when a deer wanders into camp but your sleeping bag has frozen ...
  
  











  



  
They Shoot Canoes, Don't They?
Patrick F. McManus

Holt Paperbacks, 1982

McManus celebrates the hidden pleasures, unappreciated lore, and opportunities for disaster to be found in such outdoor recreations as camping, hunting, and fishing
  
  











  



  
The Grasshopper Trap
Patrick F. McManus

Holt Paperbacks, 1986

The bestselling author of They Shoot Canoes, Don't They? is at it again with more of his zany spoofs of The Great Outdoors .
  
  











  



  
The Horse in My Garage and Other Stories
Patrick F. McManus

Skyhorse Publishing, 2013

The Horse in My Garage and Other Stories is a hilarious addition to Patrick F. McManus’s existing work in humor. The author weighs in on his childhood, everyday life, and outdoor tales. His typical exaggerated commentary will elicit a belly laugh from all types of readers. Read about the antics of Patrick’s friends Rancid Crabtree and Retch Sweeney in such stories as “Shaping Up for the Hunt” and “Bear Hunters.” McManus plays off ...
  
  











  



  
A Fine and Pleasant Misery
Patrick F. McManus

Holt Paperbacks, 1981

More witty cautionary tales of outdoor life, by everybody's favorite expert on the subject, Patrick F. McManus.
  
  











  



  
Never Sniff A Gift Fish
Patrick F. McManus

Holt Paperbacks, 1984

More humerous observations and insights into the agonies and ecstacies of hunting, fishing, and camping by the author of They Shoot Canoes, Don't They? and other celebrations of life in the wild.
  
  











  



  
Into the Twilight, Endlessly Grousing
Patrick F. McManus

Simon & Schuster, 1998

Patrick McManus believes that life's eternal truths exist solely for the purpose of being overturned and proved incorrect. In McManus's world, nothing is what it should be. All steaks should be chicken-fried, strong coffee is drunk by the light of a campfire, and fishing trips consist of men acting like boys and boys behaving like the small animals we've always assumed they were. Into the Twilight, Endlessly Grousing is a hilarious ...
  
  











  



  
How I Got This Way
Patrick F. McManus

Holt Paperbacks, 1995

Patrick McManus, the bestselling author of such hilarious books as A Fine and Pleasant Misery and Never Sniff a Gift Fish , now offers readers solid thoughts on the qualities that define leadership, beginning with the need to be tall, and much more, in this outrageous collection of short pieces that reveals his tortuous trip along the writer's path.
  
  











  



  
The Blight Way: A Sheriff Bo Tully Mystery (Sheriff Bo Tully Mysteries)
Patrick F. McManus

Simon & Schuster, 2007

Bo Tully, sheriff of Blight County, Idaho -- and a fellow who dropped twenty pounds on Atkins -- had been thinking about asking out Jan Whittle, his grade-school sweetheart. Problem is, he's already promised to celebrate his dad's seventy-fifth birthday with him. Thwarted romance proves to be the least of Bo's problems, however, when a dead body turns up on Batim Scragg's ranch. Forced to put on his sleuthing hat, Bo finds himself faced with a ...
  
  











  



  
Rubber Legs and White Tail-Hairs (Holt Paperback)
Patrick F. McManus

Holt Paperbacks, 1988

America's favorite outdoor humorist is back with an outrageously fresh collection of stories. He introduces a variety of friends old and new, and takes readers to many exotic locales outdoors and indoors.
  
  











  



  
The Tamarack Murders: A Bo Tully Mystery (Bo Tully Mysteries)
Patrick F. McManus

Skyhorse Publishing, 2013

Bo Tully, sheriff of Blight County, Idaho, has seen his share of small-town crime. Fact is, everyone in the area knows Tully, and knows his Blight Way of doing things. But when he and his deputy hike into the deep woods, tracking a suspected bank robber, little do they realize that they are about to witness a murder—and that, in turn, will lead the sheriff on an intricate trail, a series of twists and turns demanding his utmost attention and ...
  
  











  



  
The Deer on a Bicycle: Excursions into the Writing of Humor
Patrick F. McManus

Eastern Washington University Press, 2000

For his fourteenth book, Patrick McManus lets us inside the laughs. This guide, by one of the world's best-known and respected humorists, is an insightful and entertaining book for anyone who writes humor or has ever wanted to.
  
  











  



  
The Bear in the Attic
Patrick F. McManus

Holt Paperbacks, 2003

Now in paperback, the beloved humorist’s latest and funniest collection of essays ever—“McManus at his curmudgeonly best” ( Spokane Spokesman-Review ) Patrick F. McManus’s wry wit has made him an American classic, his trademark outdoorsman’s humor endearing him not only to fellow wilderness enthusiasts but to anyone who enjoys a good laugh. In his newest collection of hilarious essays, he ponders the strange allure of the RV, a ...
  
  











  



  
The Double-Jack Murders: A Sheriff Bo Tully Mystery (Sheriff Bo Tully Mysteries)
Patrick F. McManus

Simon & Schuster, 2010

Patrick F. McManus’s beloved Sheriff Bo Tully has his hands full of elusive killers, eccentric backwoods characters, and irresistible women in this latest romp through the wilds of Blight County, Idaho. Sheriff Bo Tully is the kind of western lawman who’s as good with the ladies as he is with his guns, and he never lets a death threat get in the way of a good barbecue. In this latest tale, Tully pursues a seventy-five-year-old missing ...
  
  











  



  
Avalanche: A Sheriff Bo Tully Mystery (Sheriff Bo Tully Mysteries)
Patrick F. McManus

Simon & Schuster, 2008

When the call comes in that Mike Wilson, the unlikable owner of the fancy West Branch Lodge, has gone missing, Sheriff Bo Tully is delighted. He'll have to stay at the lodge and investigate in luxury! But when an avalanche traps him there for the foreseeable future, along with his retired sheriff father, a motley group of vacationers, and a naughty old flame, life starts to get complicated. The missing persons case turns out to be a murder case, ...
  
  











  



  
The Huckleberry Murders: A Sheriff Bo Tully Mystery
Patrick F. McManus

Simon & Schuster, 2011

Sheriff Bo Tully is the brand of Western lawman who uses as much cunning and guile on the ladies as he does solving his cases. He’s a man with a sense of humor and an instinct for the truth, which comes in handy when trying to capture killers and establish order in Blight County. Sheriff Tully is famous for his hunches—most recently, his suspicion that local retiree Orville Poulson has been murdered by his ranch caretaker, Ray ...
  
  











  








   



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