Tue March 11, 2014
Dr. Greer's book review: Elmore Leonard's Westerns
The late Elmore Leonard was the real, honest-to-goodness deal, as versatile and as gifted a writer as the twentieth century ever saw. Leonard wrote westerns and mysteries, thrillers, and to top it off, high brow literary fiction, it seems, just to prove that a writer doesn't have to be shackled by academe.
Leonard's masterful short story anthology, (what other name could the collection possibly have), is as good a short story collection as one will find, and a short story devotee's dream.
(listen to the audio above for the full review)