A Stained White Radiance by James Lee Burke audiobook

A Stained White Radiance

By James Lee Burke
Read by Will Patton

Simon & Schuster Audio

The Dave Robicheaux Series: Book 5

2.87 Hours Abridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781442335646

Cajun police detective Dave Robicheaux knows the Sonnier family of New Iberia -- their connections to the CIA, the mob, and to a former Klansman now running for state office. And he knows their past -- as dark and murky as a night on the Louisiana bayou. An assassination attempt and the death of a cop draw Robicheaux into the Sonniers' dangerous web of madness, murder and incest. But Robicheaux has devils of his own. And they've come out of hiding to destroy the tormented investigator -- and the people he holds most dear. Filled with the usual Burke combination of brilliant action and a stunning novelistic theme, A Stained White Radiance will keep Burke's fans riveted -- and win him many new ones.

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Summary

Summary

Cajun police detective Dave Robicheaux knows the Sonnier family of New Iberia -- their connections to the CIA, the mob, and to a former Klansman now running for state office. And he knows their past -- as dark and murky as a night on the Louisiana bayou.

An assassination attempt and the death of a cop draw Robicheaux into the Sonniers' dangerous web of madness, murder and incest. But Robicheaux has devils of his own. And they've come out of hiding to destroy the tormented investigator -- and the people he holds most dear.

Filled with the usual Burke combination of brilliant action and a stunning novelistic theme, A Stained White Radiance will keep Burke's fans riveted -- and win him many new ones.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“A wild, bumpy, teeth-jarring ride…[A] cinematically fast-paced yet reflective crime novel.” Joyce Carol Oates
“James Lee Burke is the best writer of detective fiction on the American scene and A Stained White Radiance is proof…It takes the crime novel into places it's never gone before.”  San Francisco Examiner
“It takes off like a rocket…His action scenes crackle. Chicago Tribune
“A wholly original tale of crime and revenge, inside and outside the law. This series keeps getting stronger and stronger.”  Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: James Lee Burke

Author Bio: James Lee Burke

James Lee Burke, a rare winner of two Edgar Awards and named Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America, is the author of more than thirty novels and two collections of short stories, including numerous New York Times bestsellers. His novel The Lost-Get Back Boogie was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize, and two of his books, Heaven’s Prisoners and Two for Texas, have been made into motion pictures.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 2.87
Audience: Adult
Language: English