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Rum Punch
Rum Punch
Author: Elmore Leonard
Ordell "Whitebread" Robbie makes a fine living selling illegal high-powered weaponry to the wrong people. Jackie Burke couriers Ordell's profits from Freeport to Miami. But the feds are on to Jackie -- and now the aging, but still hot, flight attendant will have to do prison time or play ball, which makes her a prime "loose en...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780060082192
ISBN-10: 0060082194
Publication Date: 6/1/2002
Pages: 368
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.

3.6 stars, based on 26 ratings
Publisher: HarperTorch
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette
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Sue-in-AZ avatar reviewed Rum Punch on + 108 more book reviews
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If you've ever seen the movie "Jackie Brown", it was based on this book.

Wonderful, funny twists and turns. Classic Elmore Leonard - a great read and my favorite movie.
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bvilleborn avatar reviewed Rum Punch on + 31 more book reviews
Lots of fun. I saw Jackie Brown in the theater and knew I'd like this book. Of course the book is better! More plot twists and Leonard has a way of presenting his characters that make them quite memerable. A great book to have on a rainy weekend.
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Classic characters, and basis for Quentin Terrantino's movie Jackie Brown. The movie is pretty faithful to the book.
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Great book by Leonard
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Fast-paced novel about criminals, detectives, bondsman, and the women that love them.


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