Be Cool by Elmore Leonard

By Elmore Leonard

Diamond Dagger for Lifetime success Award from the Crime Writers’ Association
Grand grasp Award from secret Writers of America

After one triumph and one flop, Mafia loanshark-turned-Hollywood manufacturer Chili Palmer is determined for one more hit...of the celluloid variety. And whilst a equally relocated former mob affiliate takes successful of the bullet-in-the-brain kind whereas they're power-lunching, Chili starts to work out all types of tale probabilities. The whacked recording corporation mogul's noon dying is prime Chili into the twisted global of rock stars, pop divas, and hip-hop gangstas, that's rife with drama, jealousy, and betrayal -- all of the stuff that makes massive field workplace. Tinsel city had larger take disguise, simply because Chili Palmer's engaged on one other motion picture. And that's whilst humans are likely to die.

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Be Cool

Diamond Dagger for Lifetime success Award from the Crime Writers’ Association
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After one triumph and one flop, Mafia loanshark-turned-Hollywood manufacturer Chili Palmer is determined for one more hit. .. of the celluloid type. And whilst a equally relocated former mob affiliate takes successful of the bullet-in-the-brain kind whereas they're power-lunching, Chili starts off to work out all types of tale chances. The whacked recording corporation mogul's noon death is top Chili into the twisted global of rock stars, pop divas, and hip-hop gangstas, that's rife with drama, jealousy, and betrayal -- the entire stuff that makes mammoth field place of work. Tinsel city had higher take conceal, simply because Chili Palmer's engaged on one other motion picture. And that's while humans are inclined to die.

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Part Two Chapter Four Summary Zossimov, the doctor, appears to check on Raskolnikov's progress. Razumihin tells of the arrival of his uncle, Porfiry Petrovitch, who is head of the Investigation Department. Zossimov and Razumihin talk of the arrest of two painters for the murder of Alyona Ivanovna and Lizaveta. Razumihin is very firm in his stand that the painters could not have committed the crime and makes an elaborate defense of their innocence. Zossimov notices that the discussion excites Raskolnikov and thinks that this interest in the crime suggests that he is regaining an interest in life.

The visit to Alyona Ivanovna's shows Raskolnikov's confusion and disgust with the whole episode even as he prepares for its execution. The visit also shows that Raskolnikov is not the hardened cold criminal. Part One Chapter Two Summary After his visit to Alyona Ivanovna's, Raskolnikov feels the need for a drink, so he stops in a tavern. Here he meets Semyon Marmeladov who tells him about his life. Marmeladov had been in the government service but lost his position because of his alcoholism. However, he had recently been reinstated as a clerk in a government office.

Page 32 E. Raskolnikov's return to the scene of the crime supports the theory that crime is partly a disease since it is a neurotic desire that draws him back to the scene. At the scene he offers to take the workmen to the police station and confess all to theman eighth thought of confession. F. Standing at the crossroads, for the ninth time he contemplates confession. This time he resolves to go in order to end the torment of doubt as to whether or not he should confess. Part Two Chapter Seven Summary As Raskolnikov is on his way to the police station, he witnesses a drunken man who stumbles in the way of a carriage and is killed.

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