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Elmore Leonard has 4 media appearances.

A conversation with novelists Elmore Leonard and Martin Amis
Charlie Rose, Wednesday, February 17, 1999
Elmore Leonard; Martin Amis

A conversation with author Elmore Leonard about his book (timspalding)
A conversation about "Naked Came the Manatee"
Charlie Rose, Tuesday, January 28, 1997
Carl Hiaasen; Dave Barry; Elmore Leonard

Contributors Dave Barry, Carl Hiaasen and Elmore Leonard talk about their humorous crime novel, (timspalding)

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The author and his wife, Christine, reside in Michigan. He has five children, twelve grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. (2008)
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