In this collection of shorter works - one novella and a number of short stories - Leonard is at his characteristic best: dead-on dialogue, vivid atmosphere and driving plots involving retired baseball players, US marshals, bank robbers, Mexican housemaids and neo-Nazis.
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Elmore Leonard was born in New Orleans in 1925, but has spent most of his adult life in Detroit. A former advertising copywriter, he has written 37 novels, most recently TISHOMINGO BLUES, which was published in hardback by Viking in July 2002.
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