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Dave Robicheaux Series

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A mystery series by James Lee Burke starring Dave Robicheaux, a deputy sheriff in New Iberia, Louisiana:
24 books in series
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Book 1
The Neon Rain
A Dave Robicheaux Novel
James Lee Burke - Jul 09, 2010 (first published in 1987)
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Introducing the New Orleans detective Dave RobicheauxJohnny Massina, a convicted murderer bound for the electric chair, has warned Dave Robicheaux that he's on somebody's hit list, and now the homicide detective is trying to discover just who that is before he ends up dead. Meanwhile he has taken on the murder investigation of a young black girl fo...
Book 2
Heaven's Prisoners
James Lee Burke - Jul 08, 2010 (first published in 1988)
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James Lee Burke’s second Robicheaux novel takes the detective out of New Orleans and into the bayou as he seeks a quieter life.Vietnam vet Dave Robicheaux has turned in his detective’s badge, is winning his battle against booze, and has left New Orleans with his wife for the tranquil beauty of Louisiana’s bayous. But a plane crash on the Gulf bring...
Book 3
Black Cherry Blues
A Novel (Dave Robicheaux Book 3)
James Lee Burke - Dec 15, 2011 (first published in 1989)
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BACK IN THE UNDERWORLD HE TRIED TO LEAVE BEHIND Haunted by the memory of his wife's murder and his father's untimely death, ex-New Orleans cop Dave Robicheaux spends his days in a fish-and-tackle business. But when an old friend makes a surprise appearance, Robicheaux finds himself thrust back into the violent world of Mafia goons and wily federal ...
Book 4
A Morning for Flamingos
James Lee Burke - Dec 15, 2011 (first published in 1990)
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A routine assignment transporting two death-row prisoners to their executions goes fatally wrong, leaving Dave Robicheaux brutally wounded and his partner dead. Obsessed with revenge, Dave is persuaded by the DEA to go undercover into the torrid sleepy depths of New Orleans, a volatile world of Mafia drug-running and Cajun voodoo magic. He becomes ...
Book 5
A Stained White Radiance
A Dave Robicheaux Novel
James Lee Burke - Jan 27, 2014
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“It’s impossible to think of the Louisiana bayou without conjuring up James Lee Burke’s Dave Robicheaux books” (Chicago Tribune), including this early masterwork that pits the Cajun police detective against one of the New South’s most twisted and powerful forces. Oil speculator Weldon Sonnier is the patriarch of a troubled family intimately bound t...
Book 6
In the Electric Mist with Confederate Dead
James Lee Burke - Jan 27, 2014 (first published in 1993)
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James Lee Burke’s sixth novel in his Dave Robicheaux series delivers a heart-pounding bayou manhunt. When Hollywood invades New Iberia Parish to film a Civil War epic, restless specters waiting in the shadows for Louisiana detective Dave Robicheaux are reawakened—ghosts of a history best left undisturbed. Hunting a serial killer preying on the lawl...
Book 7
Dixie City Jam
James Lee Burke - Feb 24, 2014 (first published in 1994)
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The latest Dave Robicheaux thriller offers a look at hate crimes as Dave confronts a neo-Nazi, becomes involved in a Mafia war, and deals with a Nazi submarine buried off the Louisiana coast....
Book 8
Burning Angel
James Lee Burke - Feb 24, 2014 (first published in 1995)
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From the New York Times bestselling author James Lee Burke comes another brilliant Dave Robicheaux novel—now available in ebook—featuring the Louisiana detective in a race to solve a murder before more blood is shed.The Fontenot family has lived as sharecroppers on Bertrand land for as long as anyone can remember. So why are they now being forced f...
Book 9
Cadillac Jukebox
James Lee Burke - May 11, 2015
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James Lee Burke has been hailed as a “national treasure” (Tampa Bay Times) and in his ninth Dave Robicheaux thriller, it’s easy to see why. This taut, twisted tale of corruption in the Louisiana bayou truly brands Burke as “America’s best novelist” (Denver Post).Aaron Crown comes from a long line of shady Cajun characters, and rumors of Klan ties s...
Book 10
Sunset Limited
James Lee Burke - Feb 02, 2002 (first published in 1998)
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L'inspecteur de police Dave Robicheaux de New Iberia en Louisiane s'inquiète du retour au pays de Megan Flynn et de son frère Cisco. Leur enfance fut assombrie par l'horrible sort réservé à leur père Jack Flynn, un farouche syndicaliste retrouvé crucifié à la porte d'une grange. Ce crime est resté impuni, affichant la marque du silence de ceux qui ...
Book 11
Purple Cane Road
James Lee Burke - Sep 21, 2011 (first published in 2000)
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From Edgar Award-winner James Lee Burke comes this emotional powerhouse of a novel ... in which everyman hero Dave Robicheaux confronts the secrets of his long-forgotten past in a shattering tale of revenge, murder, and a mother's haunting legacy....Robicheaux first hears it from a pimp eager to trade information for his life: Mae Guillory was murd...
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The Glass Rainbow by James Lee Burke
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