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- Robicheaux: A Novel (Dave Robicheaux) (2018)
- Cadillac Jukebox (Dave Robicheaux Mysteries) (1900)
- Burning Angel (Dave Robicheaux Mysteries) (1996)
- A Morning for Flamingos: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2013)
- Creole Belle: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2013)
- Light of the World: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2014)
- A Stained White Radiance (Dave Robicheaux) (2010)
- Heaven’s Prisoners (Dave Robicheaux) (2002)
- The Glass Rainbow: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2011)
- Last Car to Elysian Fields: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2018)
- The Neon Rain: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2002)
- Pegasus Descending: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2018)
- In the Electric Mist with Confederate Dead (Dave Robicheaux) (2011)
- The Tin Roof Blowdown: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2018)
- Jolie Blon’s Bounce: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2018)
Robicheaux: A Novel (Dave Robicheaux) (2018)
Dave Robicheaux is a haunted man. From the acts he committed in Vietnam, to his battles with alcoholism, to the sudden loss of his beloved wife, Molly, his thoughts drift from one irreconcilable memory to the next. Images of ghosts pepper his reality. Robicheaux’s only beacon remains serving as a detective in New Iberia, Louisiana. It’s in that capacity that Robicheaux crosses paths with powerful mob boss, Tony Nemo.
Cadillac Jukebox (Dave Robicheaux Mysteries) (1900)
No one was surprised when Aaron Crown was arrested for the decades-old murder of the most famous black civil rights leader in Louisiana. After all, his family were shiftless timber people who brought their ways into the Cajun wetlands–trailing rumors of ties to the Ku Klux Klan.
Burning Angel (Dave Robicheaux Mysteries) (1996)
Helping the Fontenot family of sharecroppers from being forced away from their longtime home, detective Dave Robicheaux discovers a link between the eviction and the murder of a New Orleans fixer’s girlfriend. Reprint. Tour. PW. #16,562,690 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #206360 in Deals in Books #56348 in Police Procedurals (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?
A Morning for Flamingos: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2013)
A Morning for Flamingos is a classic Dave Robicheaux Louisiana mystery by New York Times bestselling author James Lee Burke. Desperately holding together the pieces of his shattered life, Cajun detective Dave Robicheaux has rejoined the New Iberia police force. While transporting two death-row prisoners, Dave is wounded, his partner is killed.
Creole Belle: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2013)
“America’s best novelist” James Lee Burke returns with another New York Times bestselling entry in the Dave Robicheaux thriller series (The Denver Post).Set against the events of the Gulf Coast oil spill, rife with “the menaces of greed and violence and man-made horror” (The Christian Science Monitor), Creole Belle finds Dave Robicheaux languishing in a New Orleans recovery unit since surviving a bayou shoot-out.
Light of the World: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2014)
New York Times bestselling author and “America’s best novelist” (The Denver Post) James Lee Burke is back with the twentieth mystery in the masterful Dave Robicheaux series.Sadist and serial killer Asa Surrette narrowly escaped the death penalty for the string of heinous murders he committed while capital punishment was outlawed in Kansas.
A Stained White Radiance (Dave Robicheaux) (2010)
“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.
Heaven’s Prisoners (Dave Robicheaux) (2002)
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.
The Glass Rainbow: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2011)
James Lee Burke’s eagerly awaited new novel finds Detective Dave Robicheaux back in New Iberia, Louisiana, and embroiled in the most harrowing and dangerous case of his career. Seven young women in neighboring Jefferson Davis Parish have been brutally murdered.
Last Car to Elysian Fields: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2018)
Sheriff Dave Robicheaux returns to New Orleans to investigate the beating of a controversial Catholic priest and murder of three teenage girls in this intense, atmospheric entry in the New York Times bestselling series.For Dave Robicheaux, there is no easy passage home. New Orleans, and the memories of his life in the Big Easy, will always haunt him.
The Neon Rain: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2002)
New Orleans Detective Dave Robicheaux has fought too many battles: in Vietnam, with police brass, with killers and hustlers, and the bottle. Lost without his wife’s love, Robicheaux haunts the intense and heady French Quarter—the place he calls home, and the place that nearly destroys him when he beomes involved in the case of a young prostitute whose body is found in a bayou.
Pegasus Descending: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2018)
Dave Robicheaux is back in a dangerous mystery that involves stolen money, gritty casinos, and a beautiful girl with connections to his past.When a nice young woman named Trish Klein blows into Louisiana, passing hundred-dollar bills in local casinos, detective Dave Robicheaux senses a storm bearing down on his new life of contentment… Twenty-five years ago, lost in a drunken haze in Florida, Robicheaux was too far gone to save his friend and fellow ’Nam vet Dallas Klein, murdered i…
In the Electric Mist with Confederate Dead (Dave Robicheaux) (2011)
Back in print at last, James Lee Burke’s suspense-packed sixth novel in his bestselling Dave Robicheaux series delivers a heart-pounding bayou manhunt—and features “one of the colest, earthiest heroes in thrilerdom” (Entertainment Weekly ). 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.
The Tin Roof Blowdown: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2018)
Dave Robicheaux returns in an adventure as timely as real life: the fight against crime, and the fight for life in New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.In the waning days of summer 2005, a storm with greater impact than the bomb that struck Hiroshima peels the face off southern Louisiana. This is the gruesome reality Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Detective Dave Robicheaux discovers as he is deployed to New Orleans.
Jolie Blon’s Bounce: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (2018)
Dave Robicheaux is back in this powerful New York Times bestseller that takes him into the underbelly of New Iberia’s mafia to solve the brutal murder of two teenage girls.When a beautiful teenage girl is killed, New Iberia police detective Dave Robicheaux senses that the most likely suspect, Tee Bobby Hulin, is not the actual killer. Though a drug addict and general neer-do-well, Hulin just doesn’t fit the profile for this kind of crime.
Best Dave Robicheaux Books That You Need
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Swan Peak (Dave Robicheaux, No. 17)
Author(s): James Lee Burke
ID: 769642, Publisher: Pocket, Year: 2009, Size: 419 Kb, Format: epub
The Tin Roof Blowdown: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (Dave Robicheaux Mysteries)
Author(s): James Lee Burke
ID: 743603, Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Year: 2007, Size: 395 Kb, Format: epub
The Neon Rain: A Dave Robicheaux Novel (Dave Robicheaux Mysteries)
Author(s): James Lee Burke
ID: 773829, Publisher: Pocket, Year: 2002, Size: 425 Kb, Format: epub
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