In Detroit the student protesters of two decades ago are turning their attention to less idealistic matters - like making money. With explosives they have the means to make a lot of it. Two ex-hippies embark on a big scam. The trouble is, they underrate the quality of the opposition...--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Elmore Leonard was born in New Orleans on 11 October 1925. He wrote forty-five books during his phenomenal career, including the bestsellers Mr Paradise, Tishomingo Blues, Be Cool and The Hot Kid. 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 is the recipient of the Cartier Diamond Dagger Award and the PEN USA Lifetime Achievement Award. He died on 20 August 2013 in Detroit.