Elwood Reid

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Elwood Reid
Elwood Reid 2014.jpg
Born (1966-12-19) December 19, 1966 (age 52)
Alma materUniversity of Michigan

Brian "Elwood" Reid (born December 19, 1966) is an American novelist, television and short-story writer.

Early life[edit]

Reid was born in Cleveland, Ohio in a working-class area.[1]

College[edit]

Reid played college football for the Michigan Wolverines from 1985-1986[2] on a football scholarship.[3]

Personal life[edit]

When American novelist Elmore Leonard died in August, 2013, Reid, who considered Leonard to be a major influence, extended condolences to Leonard on Twitter and praised him as being "one of the greats".[4]

Novels[edit]

Short story collections[edit]

  • What Salmon Know (Doubleday, 1999)[8]

Television shows[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reid, Elwood". Encyclopedia.com. Retrieved 22 February 2017.
  2. ^ "UM Football Roster Search". Retrieved 22 February 2017.
  3. ^ "Elwood Reid - After the jump". Retrieved 22 February 2017.
  4. ^ elwood reid [@elrudest] (20 August 2013). "One of the greats is gone. RIP Elmore Leonard" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  5. ^ Kirkus Reviews
  6. ^ Miles, Jonathan (15 October 2000). "Books in Brief: Fiction". The New York Times. p. 23. Retrieved 24 June 2011.
  7. ^ The Huffington Post
  8. ^ Publisher's Weekly
  9. ^ "Elwood Reid". IMDb. Retrieved 29 April 2018.

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