By James Lee Burke
This boxed set contains the 1st novels that includes fan favourite Detective Dave Robicheaux, The Neon Rain and Heaven’s Prisoners, plus an excerpt from the newest Robicheaux novel, The Glass Rainbow. Robicheaux’s author, New York Times bestselling writer James Lee Burke, is a unprecedented winner of 2 Edgar Awards and in 2009 was once named a Grand grasp by way of the secret Writers of America.
The Neon Rain
Detective Dave Robicheaux has fought too many battles: in Vietnam, with killers and hustlers, with police brass, and with the bottle. Robicheaux's haunted soul mirrors the depth and dusky secret of recent Orleans' French Quarter—the position he calls domestic, and where that almost destroys him while he turns into considering the case of a tender prostitute whose physique is located in a bayou. for you to live on, Robicheaux needs to face down a subterranean felony international of drug lords and hands smugglers—and come to phrases together with his personal bruised heart.
Vietnam vet Dave Robicheaux has became in his detective's badge, is successful his conflict opposed to booze, and has left New Orleans along with his new spouse, Annie, for the tranquil fantastic thing about Louisiana's bayous. yet a aircraft crash at the Gulf brings a tender woman into his life—and along with her comes a netherworld of homicide, deception, and homegrown crime. all at once Robicheaux is confronting Bubba Rocque, a brutal thug he is identified in view that early life; Rocque's hungry Cajun spouse; and a federal agent with extra guts than experience. In a backwater global the place a swagger and a gun pass additional than the legislation, Robicheaux and people he loves are stuck on a tide of violence some distance greater than all of them . . .
The Glass Rainbow (excerpt)
Detective Dave Robicheaux and his accomplice, Clete Purcel, are at the path of a killer answerable for the deaths of 7 younger women—a path that usually turns out to steer again to the infamous pimp Herman Stanga, whom they either despise. however the case takes a foul flip whilst Stanga turns up lifeless after a fierce beating through Purcel in entrance of various witnesses. including to Robicheaux’s problems is his daughter Alafair’s romantic involvement with the scion of a once-prominent Louisiana family members whom Robicheaux suspects is all in favour of a few very shady enterprise. to guard his daughter and transparent his top friend’s identify, Robicheaux will want each ounce of guts, wit, and investigative chops he can muster.
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A Dave Robicheaux Ebook Boxed Set: Neon Rain, Heaven's Prisoners, Excerpt from The Glass Rainbow by James Lee Burke