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Elmore Leonard dies at his home in Detroit
Last Post 08/22/2013 09:38 AM by Charles Wiley. 4 Replies.
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RobertMitchum

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08/20/2013 10:12 AM
“There are cities that get by on their good looks," he wrote. "Detroit has to work for a living.” -- Elmore Leonard One of America's greatest contemporary writers. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/08/20/elmore-leonard-dead_n_3784813.html
vtguy

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08/20/2013 11:15 AM
RIP -- He's been a favorite of mine for decades. Nobody wrote dialogue like he did.
steve

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08/20/2013 08:08 PM
RIP - sad news.
bobswire

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08/20/2013 10:49 PM
Yep, one of my favorite crime fiction writers. I didn't realize how old he was,I've been reading him for years and thought he was about my age. He had a great life and entertained many many lives.
DavidsonDuke

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08/22/2013 09:38 AM
The dialogue in Justified is just stunning (I know he didn't write the individual episodes, but they captured it well). The Raylan/Boyd conversations are things of beauty.
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