ROBICHEAUX: A NOVEL

ROBICHEAUX: A NOVEL

By: Burke, James Lee

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A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. James Lee Burke's most beloved character, Dave Robicheaux, returns in this New York Times bestselling mystery set in the towns and backwoods of Louisi ana: an "enthralling yet grim novel that...will captivate, start to finish" (Publishers Weekly). 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 de tective in New Iberia, Louisiana. It's in that capacity that Robicheaux crosses paths with powerful mob boss, Tony Nemo. Tony has a Civil War sword he'd like to give to Levon Broussard , a popular local author whose books have been adapted into major Hollywood films. Then there's Jimmy Nightengale, the young poster boy of New Orleans wealth and glamour. Jimmy's fond of Levon's work, and even fonder of his b eautiful, enigmatic wife, Rowena. Tony thinks Jimmy can be a US Senator som eday, and has the resources and clout to make it happen. There's something off about the relationship among these three men, and after a vicious assau lt, it's up to Robicheaux to uncover the truth "in the barn-burner of a cli max" (Booklist, starred review). Complicating matters is the sudden death of the New Iberian local responsible for Molly's death; namely that Robicheaux's colleague thinks Robicheaux had something to do with it. As Robicheaux works to clear his n.

Title: ROBICHEAUX: A NOVEL

Author Name: Burke, James Lee

Categories: General Fiction,

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2018

ISBN Number: 1501176862

ISBN Number 13: 9781501176869

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000045218