The Wettest County in the World by Matt Bondurant

boundurant-matt-wettestcountyintheworld2-050814The novel focuses on the true events surrounding the Great Franklin County Moonshine Conspiracy and the trial related to the illegal activities of Franklin County’s moonshiners.

A film adaptation of the novel, Lawless, was released in 2012, starring Shia LaBeouf, Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman and Jessica Chastain.

Most recently, Matt released a novel, The Night Swimmer, in 2012. He currently resides in Dallas where he teaches literature and writing at UT Dallas.

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ISBN: 1416561404
Publisher: Scribner; Reprint edition (October 14, 2008)
Sold by: Simon and Schuster Digital Sales Inc

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