Audible Audiobook Some of his bestsellers include Road Dogs, Up in Honey's Room, The Hot Kid, Mr. Paradise, Tishomingo Blues, and the critically acclaimed collection of short stories Fire in the Hole. Anyone who’s into crime fiction would have surely heard the name Elmore John Leonard Jr.

Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+down arrow) to review and enter to select. ), ( Current price is $15.49, Original price is $16.99. Information about your device and internet connection, including your IP address, Browsing and search activity while using Verizon Media websites and apps. He was a recipient of the National Book Foundation's Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, the Lifetime Achievement Award from PEN USA, and the Grand Master Award of the Mystery Writers of America. New York Times bestselling author Elmore Leonard delivers his trademark blend of action, sex, violence, humor, and hard-boiled suspense in this thrilling crime classic, LaBrava. and trust as essential to survival as it is hard-earned. The very fact that many of Elmore Leonard books and novels … “As gritty and hard-driving a thriller as you’ll find….The action never stops, the language sings and stings.” —Washington Post. Though his earliest novels in the 1950s were Westerns, which deal with American old west frontier and are set from the late 18 th to the late 19 th Century, his core competency was undoubtedly crime fiction and suspense thrillers. Some of his best known books include Get Shorty, Out of Sight, and Rum Punch. ), Fire in the Hole: Stories (Raylan Givens Book 4), ( The author who introduced the world to U.S. In fact, the Philadelphia Inquirer says Bandits “may well be his best.” Read it and decide for yourself. ), (

When revered writer Elmore Leonard died Tuesday due to complications from a stroke, he left behind not just family and loved ones, but a large community of readers who treasured the works in his vast oeuvre of thrillers, crime novels … For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now. 77 Mass Market Paperback In these classic tales that span more than five decades—including the first story he ever published, “The Trail of the Apache”—Elmore Leonard once again demonstrates the superb talent for language and gripping narrative that have made him one of the most acclaimed and influential writers of our time. ( ©1997-2020 Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Inc. 122 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10011, Submit your email address to receive Barnes & Noble offers & updates. Enabling JavaScript in your browser will allow you to experience all the features of our site.

52 Pickup is a rip-roaring thriller from master of crime fiction Elmore Leonard, the New York Times bestselling author of Raylan, Get Shorty, Killshot, and other novels of suspense. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. Marshal Raylan Givens meets up with an old friend, but they’re now on different sides of the law. 269 611 39 ), (

Marshal Raylan Givens, currently of the hit TV series Justified, is at the top of his game, ensnaring readers in an ingenious plot hatched by a former jewel thief and a radical ex-nun to scam millions from a sadistic Nicaraguan colonel. Hardcover Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.

), ( The “Alexander the Great of crime fiction” (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) shines in these urban mean streets, setting up a downtown showdown between the psychopathic, thrill-killing “Oklahoma Wildman” and the dedicated city copy who’s determined to take him down. He began his careers in the 1950s writing pulp Westerns, but was not widely known until the publication of his 1985 book Glitz. Marshal Raylan Givens, lately of TV’s hit series Justified, and see why the great Elmore Leonard stands tall in the company of America’s most legendary crime fiction masters: John D. MacDonald, Dashiell Hammett, James M. Cain, et al. Elmore Leonard (1925-2013) was an American author and screenwriter of Westerns, thrillers, and crime novels. We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. But by the time Raylan finds out who’s making the cuts, he’s lying naked in a bathtub, with Layla, the cool transplant nurse, about to go for his kidneys. He began his careers in the 1950s writing pulp Westerns, but was not widely known until the publication of his 1985 book Glitz.Some of his best known books include Get Shorty, Out of Sight, and Rum Punch.Many of his books …

The unstoppable manhunter with the very itchy trigger finger stars in Pronto, a crime fiction gem from the one and only Elmore Leonard, “the greatest crime writer of our time, perhaps ever” (New York Times Book Review). ), Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Elmore Leonard (1925-2013) was an American author and screenwriter of Westerns, thrillers, and crime novels. Many of his books have been made into movies, including Get Shorty, Out of Sight, and Rum Punch, which became Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown. “Almost unbearable suspense. ), The Complete Western Stories of Elmore Leonard, ( Marshal Raylan Givens began electrifying TV viewers across America (in the hit series Justified), he “starred” in Elmore Leonard’s Riding the Rap—an explosive, twisty tale of a brazen Florida kidnap caper gone outrageously wrong. , Riding the Rap: A Novel (Raylan Givens Book 2), ( HuffPost is part of Verizon Media. To enable Verizon Media and our partners to process your personal data select 'I agree', or select 'Manage settings' for more information and to manage your choices. Marshal Raylan Givens, the mesmerizing hero of Pronto, Riding the Rap, and the hit FX series Justified. Fans of U.S. 515 Elmore Leonard wrote forty-five novels and nearly as many western and crime short stories across his highly successful career that spanned more than six decades. Unfortunately, someone caught his indiscretion on film and now wants Harry to fork over one hundred grand to keep his infidelity a secret. Marshal Raylan Givens of the hit TV series Justified are in for a major treat.

He was known to many as the 'Dickens of Detroit' and was a long-time resident of the Detroit area. The master who created U.S. Grow Your Child's Library with Top Young Reader Series, 50% Off All Funko Wetmore Forest POP!, Plush, and More, Knock Knock Gifts, Books & Office Supplies, Buy One, Get One 50% Off Holiday Boxed Cards, Learn how to enable JavaScript on your browser, Charlie Martz and Other Stories: The Unpublished Stories, Elmore Leonard Classic 3-Book Collection: Get Shorty, Tishomingo Blues, Killshot, The Complete Western Stories of Elmore Leonard. Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. “Wicked and irresistible….Elmore Leonard is a literary genius.” —New York Times Book Review. But sometimes rules need to be bent, maybe even broken, if one is to succeed in the world of crime, especially if the "brains" of the operation knows less than nothing.

In Elmore Leonard’s The Hunted, “crime fiction’s greatest living practitioner” (Washington Post) carries the action far from his usual Detroit, Miami, and Los Angeles milieus, all the way to the Middle East. He has won a Gran Master Edgar Award, a National Book Award Medal for Distinguished Contribution, and a Peabody for the show Justified. 108 With the closing of the Harlan County, Kentucky, coal mines, marijuana has become the biggest cash crop in the state. Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Click or Press Enter to view the items in your shopping bag or Press Tab to interact with the Shopping bag tooltip. There no lack of excitement and suspense—and the trademark Leonard dialogue—in this superior tale of a fugitive hiding under the radar in Israel, until a well-publicized Good Samaritan act attracts the unwanted attention of well-armed Motown mobsters who are now coming to get him.