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Unknown publisher (2011). Get up at five in the mornin g t o sell three bucks' worth. Elmore Leonard . Synopsis: A Vietnam Veteran And Trained Killer, Vincent Majestyk Finds peace as a farmer, growing melons, until the Mob, seeing him as an easy mark, tries to make him a v ictim in an extortion plot. Wait around all day and watch the tourists drive by. Four-thirty sell the migrants each a buck's worth.
Swag is a crime novel by Elmore Leonard, first published in 1976 and since also released as an audio recording. Ernest Stickley, Jr. reappears in Stick. Frank Ryan is an almost honest used car salesman, who after deliberately not testifying against car thief Ernest "Stick" Stickley, J. thinks of a foolproof plan for them to perform armed robberies. The plan is about simple everyday armed robbery.
This early Elmore Leonard book is a pretty smooth read, like all of his stuff. Vincent Majestyk, melon farmer and Vietnam vet, is one of Leonard's typical good guys, rough around the edges and not entirely law-abiding. The plot's not all that complicated. Majestyk wrongs a couple people and they want him dead. Charles Bronson played Majestyk in the movie. I've never seen it but it was easy to picture Bronson in the lead role as I read.
Splendi. ntirely engrossing. Los Angeles Times First-rat. n excellent thrille. ell-plotted and smoothly writte. rackles with suspense. Bergan Record A classic crime novel, Mr. Majestyk is vintage Elmore Leonard-an edgy, dark, fiendishly compelling tale of a quiet man making a whole lot of noise. The best writer of crime fiction today (USA Today)-the acclaimed author who brought the world Raylan Givens, the trigger-happy .
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Elmore Leonard Mr. Majestyk 1 This morning they were here for the melons: about sixty of them waiting patiently by the two stake trucks and the old blue-painted school bus. Most of them, including the few women here, were Chicano migrants, who had arrived in their old junk cars that were parked in a line behind the trucks. Читать онлайн Mr. 1. This morning they were here for the melons: about sixty of them waiting patiently by the two stake trucks and the old blue-painted school bus.
MAJESTYK Novelization of original screenplay filmed as: Mr. Majestyk (1966) Once, Vincent Majestyk crashed through a jungle with an M-15 and a sack of grenades. Now he works under the open skies of the American Southwest, growing melons on his farm. But a strong-arming punk came to Majestyk's fields and set off a violent chain reaction that left Majestyk without a friend in the world-except for one tough, beautiful woman. Heading to prison, Majestyk finds himself shackled beside a notorious Mafia hit man.