Elmore Leonard, 1925 – 2013

Elmore Leonard, 1925 - 2013

Author Elmore Leonard has died. He wrote 50 novels and left out the parts readers tend to skip over.

“Elmore Leonard: A Man of Few, Yet Perfect, Words,” Janet Maslin, New York Times

“Novelist Elmore Leonard elevated crime thriller, mastered dialogue,” Julie Hinds, Detroit Free Press

“Elmore Leonard’s Cowboy Economics,” Marc Herman, Pacific Standard

“Pelecanos talks Leonard,” Jocelyn McClurg, USA Today

“Elmore Leonard Wrote Great Opening Lines. Here Are All Of Them,” Alex Belth, The Stacks

“The Dutch Accent: Elmore Leonard’s Talk,” Anthony Lane, The New Yorker blog

“Elmore Leonard’s ten rules of writing,” Detroit Free Press

Elmore Leonard official website


Short link: http://wp.me/p6sb6-hda

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

Tags: , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: