Get Shorty

by Elmore Leonard

Crime / Mystery Thriller and Suspense

Get Shorty Synopsis

Collecting money for the Mob isn't too different from any other job, reckons Miami loan shark Chili Palmer. He soon finds himself ordered to collect on a bad debt from Leo Devoe, a guy who died in a plane crash. But it turns out Leo isn't dead - he's living it up in Las Vegas on the compensation money. So Chili follows him to Vegas and then on to Hollywood, where he gets drawn into the world of movies...

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ISBN: 9780753827291
Publication date: 26/11/2009
Publisher: Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780753827291
Publication date: 26th November 2009
Author: Elmore Leonard
Publisher: Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 288 pages
Genres: Crime / Mystery, Thriller / Suspense,
Categories: Crime & mystery,

About Elmore Leonard

Elmore Leonard wrote more than forty books during his phenomenal career. Many have been made into successful movies, including Get Shorty with John Travolta, Out of Sight with George Clooney and Rum Punch, which became Tarantino's Jackie Brown. He died in August 2013.   Click here, or the picture to download and read about Elmore Leonard's 10 rules for writing.   Below is a tribute to Elmore Leonard from Sophie Buchan, Commissioning Editor for Weidenfeld & Nicolson...   "Reading Elmore Leonard is the closest you can get to watching a movie without going to the cinema. He could sum up a character ...

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