Elmore Leonard Dies At 87 - NBC Bay Area

    Elmore Leonard Dies At 87

    Elmore Leonard, a best-selling author who has written more than 40 novels, died at age 87. His novels spawned hit movies such as "Get Shorty," "Out of Sight," and "Jackie Brown." Leonard died at his suburban Detroit home surrounded by family just a few weeks after he suffered a stroke. (Published Tuesday, Aug 20, 2013) Elmore Leonard, a best-selling author who has written more than 40 novels, died at age 87. His novels spawned hit movies such as "Get Shorty," "Out of... See More