Elmore Leonard

Jennifer Aniston and Will Forte in "LIFE OF CRIME.”
Photo Credit: Barry Wetcher

“Life Of Crime” Showcases A Jennifer Aniston Not Seen Before On The Big Screen

Aniston stars as kidnapped wife Mickey Dawson in “Life of Crime,” based on Elmore Leonard’s novel, “The Switch.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2014

Elmore Leonard estate sale (Credit: EstateSales.net)

Books Among Items At Elmore Leonard Estate Sale

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2014

Author Elmore Leonard signs a copy of his novel 'Up In Honey's Room' on May 24, 2007 at Book Soup in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

Memorial Services Set For Author Elmore Leonard

Condolence messages are pouring in — one from famed horror and science fiction author, Stephen King.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2013

Author Elmore Leonard (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

Famed Crime Writer Elmore Leonard Has Died

Elmore Leonard, a local legend and publishing icon, died at his home in Oakland County Tuesday morning. He was 87-years-old.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2013

(Photo:www.facebook.com/elmoreleonard) Famed author Elmore Leonard is giving a talk Thursday night in Warren.

Elmore Leonard Talks, Answers Questions In Warren Tonight

He was credited by the New York Times for being the “the greatest living crime writer.”

CBS Detroit–11/08/2012

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5 Must-Read Books By Detroit Authors

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.


Best Authors In Detroit

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.

CBS Detroit–10/31/2011

Author Elmore Leonard (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

Elmore Leonard Flick Wins State Film Incentive

The flick “Freaky Deaky” was awarded more than $2.8 million dollars in tax credits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2011