The known novelist and screenwriter, Elmore Leonard, died at the age 87.
Elmore Leonard focused on writing crime fiction and suspense thrillers. Some of his works include:
- 2001 Fire in the Hole
- 2002 When the Women Come Out to Dance Anthology (includes Fire in the Hole) Tishomingo Blues
- 2004 A Coyote’s in the House
- 2004 Mr. Paradise
- 2005 The Hot Kid
- 2006 Comfort to the Enemy Published serially in New York Times
- 2007 Up in Honey’s Room
- 2009 Road Dogs
- 2010 Djibouti
- 2012 Raylan
He also received some awards:
- 1992 Grand Master Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America
- 2006 Louisiana Writer Award
- 2008 F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Award for outstanding achievement in American literature
- 2011 Peabody Award, FX’s “Justified”
- 2012 National Book Award, Medal for Distinguished Contribution
May he rest in peace!
Google seems very animated today as Google Doodles Douglas Adams 61st Birthday!
Google Doodles Douglas Adams 61st Birthday
Douglas Adams was an English writer and an author known for the book The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. He has been into radio comedy, television series and computer games.
Other books Douglas Adams wrote include:
- Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency – 1987
- The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul – 1988
- Last Chance to See – 1990
- The Salmon of Doubt – 2002
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