Elmore Leonard has an unparalleled reputation in the world of crime fiction. Published alongside CUBA LIBRE. He has won numerous awards, including the prestigious Crime Writers' Association Diamond Dagger 2006. Many of his novels have been made into movie blockbusters. OUT OF SIGHT was nominated for 2 Oscars. In also won another 11 awards and six nominations. Elmore Leonard always gets wonderful reviews: 'Elmore Leonard can write circles around almost anybody active in the crime novel today' New York Times Book Review. 'The best writer of crime fiction today' USA Today. 'Leonard is the real thing...he raises the hard-boiled suspense novel beyond the limits of the genre' Washington Post. 'Elmore Leonard is the crime-writer's crime-writer, king of all he surveys' Ian Rankin. 'The hottest thriller in the US' Time.
Elmore Leonard has written more than three dozen books during his highly successful career, and many of his novels have been made into bestselling films. He has been named Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America and lives in Bloomfield Village, Michigan, with his wife Christine.
"sits firmly in the upper echelons of Leonadr's work" GOOD BOOK GUIDE