Moment of Vengeance and Other Stories (Mass Market Paperbound)

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Before he brilliantly traversed the gritty landscapes of underworld Detroit and Miami, the incomparable Elmore Leonard wrote breathtaking adventures set in America's nineteenth-century western frontier elevating a popular genre with his now-trademark twisting plots, rich characterizations, and scalpel-sharp dialogue.

There is a moment when obsession, rage, and destiny come together at the end of a shotgun barrel when wrongs, actual or perceived, are addressed with violence, and the awesome power of life or death rests in a trigger finger. In seven magnificent stories of sins, crimes, conscience, and savage retribution, the New York Times-bestselling master carries us back to an untamed time and place where a simple transgression most often proved fatal . . . and the only true justice lived in the hands of the gunman.

Praise For…

“Even the earliest of his western yarns show Leonard to be a master storyteller.”
-Los Angeles Times

“Leonard has penned some of the best western fiction ever.”
-USA Today

Product Details
ISBN: 9780060724283
ISBN-10: 0060724285
Publisher: HarperTorch
Publication Date: June 27th, 2006
Pages: 227
Language: English