By Elmore Leonard
“Road Dogs is amazing, and Elmore Leonard is in a category of one.”
—Dennis Lehane, writer of Shutter Island and Mystic River
“You recognize from the 1st sentence that you’re within the palms of the unique Daddy Cool....This one’ll kill you.”
Elmore Leonard is everlasting. In Road Dogs, the PEN united states Lifetime fulfillment Award winner and “America’s maximum crime grasp” (Newsweek) brings again 3 of his favourite characters—Jack Foley from Out of Sight, Cundo Rey from La Brava, and sunrise Navarro from Riding the Rap—for a twisting, explosive, constantly extraordinary masterwork of crime fiction the San Francisco Chronicle calls, “a sly, violent, humorous and beautifully written tale of friendship, greed, and betrayal.”
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You’re no longer gonna ever see me back. ok? So take it effortless and that i will too. ” “Jack? ” Foley took a second to quiet down. “What? ” “You imagine I won’t locate you? ” “Lou, i will be able to cross anyplace I want—” “You’re gonna rob one other financial institution. you recognize it and that i comprehend it. ” “Put Adele on. ” “When you come back jogging out,” Lou Adams acknowledged, “it doesn’t subject the place the financial institution is. it may be in fucking Alaska, I’m gonna be there watching for you. ” Foley acknowledged, “Will you provide Adele the telephone? ” Lou passed it to her and Adele grew to become her again to him announcing, “Yes…? ” Listening for a time and announcing alright, ok then, sooner than telling him, “Hon, have a secure journey. ” Lou stated, “You nonetheless deal with him. ” “Of direction I do. ” “But happy you’re no longer married to him. figuring out he’ll do one other financial institution and prove again within, ’cause he can’t aid himself. Am I correct? ” “I wouldn’t rule it out,” Adele acknowledged. “It’s too undesirable, you get to grasp Jack he’s particularly an outstanding man. ladies love him. ” Lou allowed Adele to take him via the arm to the door, nonetheless open, Adele asserting, “Girls discover he robs banks, they get grew to become on. And he's handsome, you should admit. yet say the women discover he holds up liquor shops? it can flip them off, or they’d be scared to demise of him. ” “That’s true,” Lou acknowledged. “There’s whatever approximately financial institution robbers, the way in which most of the people imagines them as cool men. Why is that? whilst 9 out of ten are bums, deadbeats, owe automobile funds or want a repair. men who’ll by no means of their existence get sooner than the sport. ” Lou stepped throughout the doorway and grew to become to Adele. “What I’m puzzling over approximately now, what sort of identity Foley confirmed to get via the entire airport defense. ” Lou acknowledged, “His mug shot? inform me how he buys a price ticket, with a bank card he swiped? ” Now he used to be taking a look at Adele, virtually as much as him in her heels. She smelled solid. “I understand he’s nonetheless round here,” Lou stated, “so I greater keep watch over the Normandie, huh? There’s a fella on the airport can examine his desktop and understand if Foley’s on any of the flights going out of Miami foreign. i will sit down domestic observing television, Foley’s identify comes up on a passenger record, i am getting a choice and that i comprehend the place he’s going. I advised the protection man, you’re operating with the FBI, companion. you spot Foley going someplace, you’re at the path of a felony occurs to be America’s most appropriate financial institution robber. ” Adele acknowledged, “What do you get out of creating his existence depressing? ” “I desire that’s what I’m doing. ” “Give him a holiday, he’s a great man. ” “You picked him up at Glades Correctional,” Lou acknowledged. “That’s the place they preserve the great men, uh? I’ll guess you 100 bucks,” Lou acknowledged, “Foley robs one other financial institution within the subsequent thirty days. ” looking at her he began to grin. “You can’t wager me he won’t, are you able to? ” SEVEN there have been pictures OF sunrise NAVARRO all around the condo, blown-up prints within the living room, sunrise no longer bothering to grin yet sufferer, blond hair throughout her eyes covered in black just like the eyes of a pharaoh, sunrise the psychic gazing Foley from images taken greater than seven years in the past.