by Elmore Leonard
This one’s for Swanie, bless his heart. Evelyn said, LaBrava.
This one’s for Swanie, bless his heart. Why does that sound familiar? She was looking at Maurice’s tan scalp as he lowered his head, peered at her over his glasses, then pushed them up on his nose: a gesture, like tipping his hat.
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Can LaBrava get to the bottom of things before he winds up dead? When it comes to Elmore Leonard books, they're either awesome or just okay. This one is definitely closer to okay. The plot was pretty good.
Elmore John Leonard Jr. (October 11, 1925 – August 20, 2013) was an American novelist, short story writer, and screenwriter. His earliest novels, published in the 1950s, were Westerns, but he went on to specialize in crime fiction and suspense thrillers, many of which have been adapted into motion pictures. Among his best-known works are Get Shorty, Out of Sight, Swag, Hombre, Mr. Majestyk, and Rum Punch (adapted as the film Jackie Brown).
Having lunch on the front porch of the Cardozo Hotel with a movie star out of his memory. She wore dark glasses, round black ones, and a wide-brimmed Panama straight across her eyes. He watched her take dainty bites of marinated conch, raising the fork in her left hand upside down, her moves unhurried.
10/11/25 - 8/20/13 Elmore John Leonard, J. popularly known as mystery and western writer Elmore Leonard, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana on October 11, 1925.
Ex-secret service agent, Joe LaBrava, first fell in love with femme fatale movie queen Jean Shaw in a darkened theater when he was twelve. Now he's finally meeting his dream woman in the flesh, albeit in a rundown Miami crisis center. Cleaned up and sober, though, she still makes LaBrava's heart race. 10/11/25 - 8/20/13 Elmore John Leonard, J. He served in the United States Naval Reserve from 1943 to 1946. in English from the University of Detroit in 1950.
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Read Labrava, by Elmore Leonard online on Bookmate – New York Times bestselling author Elmore Leonard delivers his trademark blend of action, sex, violence, humor, and hard-boiled suspense in this . Fast-moving, pitch-perfect, and utterly irresistible, LaBrava is, vintage Leonard: a blend of the true-to-life and the totally make-believe, the cinematic and the suspenseful, the world we know and a whole lot of worlds we’re glad we don’t. Only Leonard can concoct such a potent cocktail. Thriller & Crime. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
Elmore Leonard Elmore Leonard wrote more than forty books during his long career . Many of his books have been made into movies, including Get Shorty and Out of Sight.
Elmore Leonard wrote more than forty books during his long career, including the bestsellers Raylan, Tishomingo Blues, Be Cool, Get Shorty, and Rum Punch, as well as the acclaimed collection When the Women Come Out to Dance, which was a New York Times Notable Book. The short story "Fire in the Hole," and three books, including Raylan, were the basis for the FX hit show Justified.
Joe LaBrava first fell in love with femme fatale movie queen Jean Shaw in a darkened theater when he was twelve
A crackling page-turner. Published by Thriftbooks. com User, 10 years ago. Joe LaBrava is an archetypal Leonard protagonist/hero who exudes that special air of quiet competence and integrity, always able to skate on the thin ice of danger and produce a result. You would want him on your side. The action is amplified by the brilliant dialogue and the sure touch that the author has for subtleties of characterisation and idiom.
List of the best Elmore Leonard books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. This list includes LaBrava, Get Shorty and more. What are Elmore Leonard's best novels?
List of the best Elmore Leonard books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. Early in his career Leonard primarily wrote Westerns, but eventually he moved onto writing suspense thrillers and crime fiction novels. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Elmore Leonard is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. What are Elmore Leonard's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.