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Who is Elmore Leonard?
Elmore Leonard: Elmore John Leonard, Jr. was an American novelist and screenwriter. His earliest novels, published in the 1950s, were Westerns, but Leonard went on to specialize in crime fiction and suspense thrillers, many of which have been adapted into motion pictures.
- also known as Elmore John Leonard Jr., Dutch, E. Leonard
- born on (90 years ago) in New Orleans
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Screenwriter, film producer, novelist, author, crime writer
- died on in Bloomfield Hills of stroke
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The Authors by Philip A. Greasley
MARY JOAN MILLER SPRINGFIELD, OHIO ELMORE LEONARD JR. October n, 1925 BIOGRAPHY: Elmore Leonard, copywriter and writer of Westerns, hard- boiled crime stories, and film scripts, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Elmore Leonard Sr. and Flora (Rive) Leonard. Because the elder Leonard was a scout for new General Motors dealerships, the family moved several times before settling in Detroit in 1934. A Roman Catholic, Leonard Jr. attended parochial school, ...
the Savvy Dictionary (2013)
A Vein of Witty Definitions by Heck Tate
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- Elmore Leonard.
One of the best crime writers, ever.
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- "Swag" by Elmore Leonard
-First printing (noted on inside)
-Copyright 1976 by Elmore Leonard
-ISBN no. 0-440-08449
-Printed in USA
-Dust jacket is worn and discolored
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