RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Elmore Leonard

A collection of news and information related to Elmore Leonard published by this site and its partners.

Top Elmore Leonard Articles

Displaying items 37-48
  • FX renews 'Justified' for 4th season

    FX renews 'Justified' for 4th season
    The carpetbaggers won't be running Raylan Givens out of Harlan County any time soon. FX has ordered a 13-episode fourth season of "Justified." The network made the announcement Tuesday prior to the premiere of the eighth episode of Season 3, called...
  • 'The Angry Buddhist' by Seth Greenland

    'The Angry Buddhist' by Seth Greenland
    The Angry Buddhist A Novel Seth Greenland Europa Editions: 400 pp., $16 paper Seth Greenland's "The Angry Buddhist" begins with two sexy American women getting matching tattoos in Puerto Vallarta — and then it swiftly jumps forward into the...
  • Elmore Leonard Q&A

    Elmore Leonard Q&A
  • 'Justified' review: Season 3 explodes with new, old nemeses for Raylan

    'Justified' review: Season 3 explodes with new, old nemeses for Raylan
    "Justified" creator Graham Yost was in a terrible pickle when it came time to work on Season 3 of his critically acclaimed series: What do you do when you've killed off one the greatest baddies ever? You find not one, but two major villains to trouble...
  • James Sallis' noir outlook in 'The Killer Is Dying' and 'Drive'

    James Sallis' noir outlook in 'The Killer Is Dying' and 'Drive'
    James Sallis lives in a place that really shouldn't exist. The city sits in the middle of "an incredibly forbidding desert," where on this day the temperature will reach 112 degrees. Like Los Angeles, decades ago it became too big for its local water...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for June 14, 2009

    ++++++++++++++++++++ || Fiction || weeks on list || || 1. || Scarecrow by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown : $27.99) A recently downsized reporter investigates a serial killer who uses his computer job to find his victims. || 1 || || 2. || Shanghai Girls...
  • 'Road Dogs': More Leonard made for Hollywood

    'Road Dogs': More Leonard made for Hollywood
    1. Visualize Harry Dean Stanton. Head north out of Detroit on I-75 past 8 Mile Road and you get to Bloomfield Hills, the wealthy suburb where Elmore Leonard lives. Although he was born in New Orleans in 1925, the 83-year-old novelist grew up middle-class...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for May 31, 2009

    Los Angeles Times bestsellers for May 31, 2009
    ++++++++++++++++++++ || Fiction || weeks on list || || 1. || The Last Olympian by Rick Riordan (Disney Hyperion: $17.99) Percy Jackson and his army of demigods battle to stop the Lord of Time. || 3 || || 2. || Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer (Little,...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for June 7, 2009

    Los Angeles Times bestsellers for June 7, 2009
    ++++++++++++++++++++ || Fiction || Weeks on list || || 1. || The Last Olympian by Rick Riordan (Disney Hyperion: $17.99) Percy Jackson and his army of demigods battle to stop the Lord of Time. || 4 || || 2. || Gone Tomorrow by Lee Child (Delacorte: $27)...
  • 'Vanilla Ride' by Joe Lansdale

    'Vanilla Ride' by Joe Lansdale
    Like gold standard writers Elmore Leonard and the late Donald Westlake, Joe R. Lansdale is one of the more versatile writers in America. Over a span of 30 years, he's written well over a dozen mystery, suspense, western and sci-fi novels and short stories...
  • Paperback Writers: Boston, down and dirty

    Paperback Writers: Boston, down and dirty
    Forty years ago, in 1970, the young George V. Higgins was working as a federal prosecutor in Boston. By then he'd graduated from Boston College, done a creative writing course at Stanford and worked as a newspaperman before going back to school to study...
  • Hollywood rarely did Donald Westlake justice

    Hollywood rarely did Donald Westlake justice
    One of the enigmas in the long and rich career of Donald E. Westlake was that this author of more than 100 novels, many of them popular, accessible and plot-driven works of crime fiction, both grim and comic, received such a spotty handling by Hollywood....