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Being cool : the work of Elmore Leonard

Author: Charles J Rzepka
Publisher: Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rzepka draws on more than twelve hours of personal interviews with Leonard and applies what he learned to his close analysis of the writer's long life and prodigious output: 45 published novels, 39  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Rzepka, Charles J.
Being cool.
Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013
(DLC) 2012047775
(OCoLC)826300862
Named Person: Elmore Leonard; Elmore Leonard; Elmore Leonard; Elmore Leonard
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles J Rzepka
ISBN: 9781421410166 1421410168
OCLC Number: 855534542
Awards: Short-listed for Macavity Award (Nonfiction) 2014
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Being cool: Learning authenticity --
Being other(s): "Making" imaginary friends --
Plays well with others: Take five --
Choruses: After 1980 --
Conclusion: What happens next?
Responsibility: Charles J. Rzepka.

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Rzepka's close reading of Leonard's fiction is an insightful, thorough and timely addition to scholarship on the author. * Library Journal * Few people are as versed in Elmore Leonard's world as Read more...

 
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