Elmore Leonard

Elmore Leonard has written more than forty books during his highly successful writing career, including the bestsellers Road Dogs, Up in Honey's Room, The Hot Kid, Mr. Paradise, Tishomingo Blues, and the critically acclaimed collection of short stories When the Women Come Out to Dance. Many of his books have been made into movies, including Get Shorty, Out of Sight, and Be Cool. Justified, the hit series from FX, is based on Leonard's character Raylan Givens, who appears in Riding the Rap,...See more

Personality Profile For Elmore Leonard

The following is a personality profile of Elmore Leonard based on his work.

Elmore Leonard is skeptical, inner-directed and analytical.

He is laid-back, he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. He is proud as well: he holds himself in high regard, satisfied with who he is. But, Elmore Leonard is also reserved: he is a private person and don't let many people in.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

He is relatively unconcerned with both independence and taking pleasure in life. He welcomes when others direct his activities for him. And he prefers activities with a purpose greater than just personal enjoyment.


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