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James Lee Burke - Author


James Lee Burke is the author of many previous novels, many featuring Detective Dave Robicheaux. He won the Edgar Award in 1998 for Cimarron Rose, while Black Cherry Blues won the Edgar in 1990 and Sunset Limited was awarded the CWA Gold Dagger in 1998. He lives with his wife, Pearl, in Missoula, Montana and New Iberia, Louisiana.

If you like James Lee Burke you might also like to read books by James Ellroy, C. J. Box and George P Pelecanos.

Featured Books, with extracts, by James Lee Burke

Feast Day of Fools by James Lee Burke
Feast Day of Fools
James Lee Burke
Not one, or two but three terrifyingly brutal killers are mixed with a some fundamental religion for a powerfully heady and intense story. Sheriff Hackberry Holland is back for a 3rd appearance in this 30th novel from James Lee Burke;...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/07/2012
The Glass Rainbow by James Lee Burke
The Glass Rainbow
James Lee Burke
July 2011 eBook of the Month. Dave Robicheaux is on the trail of a serial killer, while trying to protect his daughter from a boyfriend with a dark side, in the latest...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/07/2011
The Tin Roof Blowdown by James Lee Burke
The Tin Roof Blowdown
James Lee Burke
This is the 16th novel in the Dave Robicheaux series and although familiarity with the characters may make this a slightly more enjoyable read it is still an excellent stand alone story. Burke loves Louisiana and in this novel we...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/06/2008
Pegasus Descending by James Lee Burke
Pegasus Descending
James Lee Burke
A superb new Dave Robicheaux mystery from the multi award-winning crime writer.
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/07/2006
The Neon Rain by James Lee Burke
The Neon Rain
James Lee Burke
July 2013 Guest Editor Cath Staincliffe on The Neon Rain... One of my favourite writers, I love the setting for the Robicheaux novels, the breathtaking natural world of the Louisiana bayou, the lyrical writing style and the way the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2005
In the Electric Mist with Confederate Dead by James Lee Burke
In the Electric Mist with Confederate Dead
James Lee Burke
Like James Lee Burke; read John Connolly. Few crime writers flirt with the supernatural, as its essence basically denies some of the major rules of mystery writing, but both Burke and Connolly do so and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/06/1997

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