Elmore Leonard (Literature & Life) download epub
by David Geherin
Briefly sketches Leonard's life discusses each of his novels, and assesses his place in crime literature. Gave this as a gift to an Elmore Leonard fan - and he was very pleased - it is a good book if you are an Elmore Leonard fan - Arrived on time - all good.
Briefly sketches Leonard's life discusses each of his novels, and assesses his place in crime literature. There's a problem loading this menu right now.
Elmore John Leonard Jr. (October 11, 1925 – August 20, 2013) was an American novelist, short story writer, and screenwriter. His earliest novels, published in the 1950s, were Westerns, but he went on to specialize in crime fiction and suspense thrillers, many of which have been adapted into motion pictures. Among his best-known works are Get Shorty, Out of Sight, Swag, Hombre, Mr. Majestyk, and Rum Punch (adapted as the film Jackie Brown).
Elmore Leonard In Leonard's first original e-book, . Marshal Raylan Givens (featured in Pronto and Riding the Rap) returns to the Eastern Kentucky coal-mining country of his youth.
Photographer Joe LaBrava specialises in capturing the soul of Miami's street life & since he used to do dirty jobs for the government, he understands his subject very well. So when his friend Maury enlists his help to sort out a problem with an ex-film star, Joe is more than happy to help. Mystery & Detective. In Leonard's first original e-book, .
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Geherin, David, Elmore Leonard, Continuum (New York, NY), 1989. Mystery and Suspense Writers: The Literature of Crime, Detection, and Espionage, Scribner (New York, NY), 1998. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, St. James Press (Detroit, MI), 2000.
A full-length biography, Elmore Leonard, by David Geherin, was published by Continuum as part of their Literature and Life series
A full-length biography, Elmore Leonard, by David Geherin, was published by Continuum as part of their Literature and Life series. Leonard was also the subject of an hour-long documentary produced in 1991 by the BBC, entitled "Elmore Leonard's Criminal Record"; the documentary has aired in the United States on The Learning Channel. Elmore Leonard died on August 20 2013; he is survived by five children and nine grandchildren. Books by this author. This bio was last updated on 08/20/2013
Elmore Leonard (Literature and Life Series) [NY: Continuum, 1989. (born11 October1925, New Orleans, Louisiana ). Grand Master of the Mystery Writers of America - 1992. Annotated Bibliography. Elmore Leonard (Literature and Life Series).
Cat Chaser is just what one would expect from Elmore Leonard-quirky, peopled with oddball character. nd more twists and turns than a roller coaster
Cat Chaser is just what one would expect from Elmore Leonard-quirky, peopled with oddball character. nd more twists and turns than a roller coaster. Cleveland Plain Dealer A superior example of gritty writing and violent action. New Y. A Coyote's in the House.
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Leonard spent the last years of his life with his family in Oakland County, Michigan. He suffered a stroke on July 29, 2013. 2008 F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Award for outstanding achievement in American literature; received during the 13th Annual F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Conference held at Montgomery College in Rockville, Maryland, United States. The F. Scott Fitzgerald American Literature award which is given annually in Rockville Maryland, the city where Fitzgerald, his wife, and his daughter are buried as part of the F.