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Elmore leonard started out writing westerns, then turned his talents to crime fiction one of the most popular and prolific writers of our time, he's written about two dozen novels, most of them bestsellers, such as glitz, get shorty, maximum bob, and rum punch unlike most genre writers, however. Jack kerouac: 30 cool tips jack kerouac was one of those writers who reinvented literature he climbed in james joyce's stream of consciousness car then careened down the streets of beat poetry and the alleyways of bebop jazz, creating such novels as the dharma bums, big sur, and the landmark on the road. Be cool by leonard, elmore and a great selection of similar used, new and collectible books available now at abebookscom.
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Nine years after his farcical conquest of hollywood in get shorty, former loan shark chili palmer aims to scale equally unlikely new heights as a music producer. Be cool is a 2005 american crime-comedy film adapted from elmore leonard's 1999 novel of the same name and the sequel to leonard's 1990 novel get shorty. Dennis lenahan is another of elmore leonard's cool and off-beat heroes, a man who dives off an 80 feet board into a tank of water at amusement parks he is the edge guy, the champion diver who lives on the edge for the exhilaration. As a boy elmore leonard was not a loner he was not bookish he and his friends played sports, and he loved baseball one summer a group of them hitchhiked up to the michigan thumb—the part of. In get shorty (1990), leonard skewered the film industry in a rollicking crime read that became not only a bestselling book but also a megahit movie this razor-sharp sequel veers from the venality, e.
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