Comments for: Nothing tops ‘mordant, flippant’ novels of Elmore Leonard

Posted Feb. 09, 2012, at 3:58 p.m.
Last modified Feb. 10, 2012, at 3:14 p.m.

It was so long ago that I cannot remember when I was first exposed to Elmore Leonard, the acknowledged leader of the American crime novel. Give me a break. Leonard is 86 and he has written 44 novels of present-day crime and the Old West, many of which made it …

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  • Leonard, Westlake and Block American crime Masters. Not a minute of my time was ever wasted ready anything they wrote.

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