Elmore Leonard

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Noun1.Elmore Leonard - United States writer of thrillers (born in 1925)
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Writers discussed include Rex Stout, Raymond Chandler, Ed McBain, Elmore Leonard, Martha Grimes, Sue Grafton, Carl Hiaasen, Janet Evanovich, and Alexander McCall Smith.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO - 20 August 2017: Sunday marks the death of the 87-year-old bestselling crime writer Elmore Leonard.
Elmore Leonard: Four Later Novels gathers four crime fiction novels by American mystery author Elmore Leonard (1925-2013).
But unlike the atmosphere of "Justified," which built on a strong foundation supplied by novelist Elmore Leonard, that of "Hap and Leonard," based on books by Joe R.
Michigan Literary Luminaries: From Elmore Leonard to Robert Hayden
Previous winners have included Lee Child, Frederick Forsyth, Val McDermid and Elmore Leonard.
It's just a shame that the story, based on an Elmore Leonard novel, puts appearances so much before excitement.
Walton Goggins says he relied on the memory of Elmore Leonard to help him through a tough day on the set of TV's "Justified.
Just living through six decades in a career that included over forty-five published novels is cool enough, but add to that nearly forty published and unpublished short stories and a number of hit films, and you will definitely find Elmore Leonard to be among the coolest of the cool.
Aniston plays the role of a feisty housewife Mickey Dawson, who suffers at the hands of an adulterous husband before she is kidnapped by a trio of criminals, in the film based on the novel 'The Switch' by Elmore Leonard.
Bestselling crime novelist Elmore Leonard, whose books include Get Shorty and Out of Sight, has died aged 87.
UKPRwire, Tue Jan 01 2013] Author and Baton Rouge native Kerry Dunn is often compared to Elmore Leonard, Don Winslow and Dennis Lehane.