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Tishomingo blues

by Elmore Leonard

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementElmore Leonard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3562.E55 T57 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination308 p. ;
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3951002M
ISBN 100060008725
LC Control Number2001044405

A reader comes to a book any book with certain expectations, wrought to some extent from formula. Let's examine one of them. Boy meets girl, boy almost loses girl, boy wins girl (or vice versa). Life doesn't follow this parallel, and it certainly doesn't in TISHOMINGO BLUES. Tishomingo Blues rings true with the bestselling author's dead-on dialogue, capturing the flavor and rhythms of the South, and finds him plotting at his unpredictable best. (back to top).

After reading Tishomingo Blues, his impressive 37th novel in a span of books dating back to , this accolade is going down a lot smoother. Leonard is the reigning purveyor of cool (can you dig it, George P. Pelecanos fans?), and this novel matches, if not surpasses, any other in his body of work. Tishomingo Blues is that good." -- Baltimore Sun. Crime fiction Grand Master Elmore Leonard heads to the Deep South for a bracing dose of Tishomingo Blues--a wild, Leonard-esque ride featuring gamblers, mobsters, murderers, high divers, and Civil War re-enactors that the New York Times Book Review calls, "Leonard's best work since Get Shorty."3/5(8).

  TISHOMINGO BLUES. By Elmore Leonard. pages. William Morrow. $ Elmore Leonard's latest book features a cool operator with a laid-back style, a .   Crime fiction Grand Master Elmore Leonard heads to the Deep South for a bracing dose of Tishomingo Blues--a wild, Leonard-esque ride featuring gamblers, mobsters, murderers, high divers, and Civil War re-enactors that the New York Times Book Review .


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Tishomingo Blues is an example of the post's- 80's trend in writing which, like Get Shorty and Out of the Past (?) (not sure of the title of this Denzel Washington film), has flash and panache, but not the natural integrity of his earlier work/5().

Not a murder mystery or a crime novel in the standard sense, Tishomingo Blues is instead a story in which there is a lot of crime (especially a lot of killing)/5.

Tishomingo Blues is an example of the post's- 80's trend in writing which, like Get Shorty and Out of the Past (?) (not sure of the title of this Denzel Washington film), has flash and panache, but not the natural integrity of his earlier work/5().

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Leonard says that Tishomingo Blues is, of the books he has written, his : Hombre (), The Big Bounce (). Tishomingo Blues. High diver Dennis Lenahan is about to perform his regular stunt of diving into a small water tank from the roof of the Tishomingo Lodge in Mississippi when, way below, he sees a.

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Tishomingo Blues is that good.” —Baltimore Sun Crime fiction Grand Master Elmore Leonard heads to the Deep South for a bracing dose of Tishomingo Blues—a wild, Leonard-esque ride featuring gamblers, mobsters, murderers, high divers, and Civil War re-enactors that the New York Times Book Review calls, “Leonard’s best work since Get /5(58).

Sparkling with trademark “Dutch” Leonard dialogue so sharp it could cut you, Tishomingo Blues is classic mystery, mayhem, and gritty noir fun from “t he coolest, hottest thriller writer in America” (Chicago Tribune).

Tishomingo Blues. is another great book by Elmore Leonard filled with memorable characters, unexpected twists, and funny, often hilarious scenes. Typical Leonard characteristics are included -- a mixture of cool and bumbling characters representing tough guys, drug dealers and sexy women.

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Goodreads members who liked Tishomingo Blues also liked: The Big Nowhere. About the Author Elmore Leonard wrote more than forty books during his long career, including the bestsellers Raylan, Tishomingo Blues, Be Cool, Get Shorty, and Rum Punch, as well as the acclaimed collection When the Women Come Out to Dance, which was a New York Times Notable Book.4/4(26).

Crime fiction Grand Master Elmore Leonard heads to the Deep South for a bracing dose of Tishomingo Blues—a wild, Leonard-esque ride featuring gamblers, mobsters, murderers, high divers, and Civil War re-enactors that the New York Times Book Review calls, “Leonard’s best work since Get Shorty.”.

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It is a mythology he has played a large part in creating. Foresaking his hometown of Detroit ("Cleveland without the glitter") and his much made of mean Miami streets, Leonard descends into a Delta almost as foreign - and as brutal - as the Rwanda of his brilliant Pagan Babies.5/5(5).

Tishomingo Blues, Leonard's 37th novel, published in his 77th year, uses the viewpoint and profession of Dennis Lenahan, former world diving .