Cover of: Get Shorty | Elmore Leonard

About the Book

E-book extras: "Martin Amis Interviews 'The Dickens of Detroit'"; Elmore Leonard's "If It Sounds Like Writing, Rewrite It"; "All By Elmore: The Crime Novels & The Westerns"; Selected FilmographyMob-connected loanshark Chili Palmer is sick of the Miami grind -- plus his "friends" have a bad habit of dying there. So when he chases a deadbeat client out to Hollywood, Chili figures he might like to stay. This town with its dreammakers, glitter, hucksters, and liars -- plus gorgeous, partially clad would -be starlets everywhere you look -- seems ideal for an enterprising criminal with a taste for the cinematic. Besides, Chili's got an idea for a killer movie -- thought it could very possibly kill him to get it made.

Edition Notes

Genre Fiction.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class 813/.54
Library of Congress PS3562.E55 G4 1990

The Physical Object

Pagination 292 p. ;
Number of pages 292

ID Numbers

Open Library OL2203986M
Internet Archive getshortyleon00leon
ISBN 10 0385301413
LC Control Number 89025816
Library Thing 23070
Goodreads 985029

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