Books, furnishings and other contents from the metro Detroit home of the late author Elmore Leonard are being sold at a three-day estate sale.
Condolence messages are pouring in — one from famed horror and science fiction author, Stephen King.
Elmore Leonard, a local legend and publishing icon, died at his home in Oakland County Tuesday morning. He was 87-years-old.
He was credited by the New York Times for being the “the greatest living crime writer.”
Asking people what are the best books written by Detroit-area authors solicited interesting opinions, and remarkably, two books at the top of the list were written by the same author: Mitch Albom. Read on to see the best reads by local talent.
Detroit is creative! Just look at local authors including Elmore Leonard, Mitch Albom among others. Head to your local library and broaden your horizons with one of these local writers.
The flick “Freaky Deaky” was awarded more than $2.8 million dollars in tax credits.