Heaven's Prisoners

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Publisher Description

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 brings a young girl into his life—and with her comes a netherworld of murder, deception, and homegrown crime. Suddenly Robicheaux is confronting Bubba Rocque, a brutal hood he’s known since childhood; Rocque’s hungry Cajun wife; and a Federal agent with more guts than sense. In a backwater world where a swagger and a gun go further than the law, Robicheaux and those he loves are caught on a tide of violence far bigger than them all...

GENRE
Mysteries & Thrillers
RELEASED
2010
July 13
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
320
Pages
PUBLISHER
Pocket Books
SELLER
SIMON AND SCHUSTER DIGITAL SALES INC
SIZE
3.8
MB

Customer Reviews

1991! ,

Heaven's Prisoners

Excellent! Can hardly wait to continue reading more in the series.

Moses Belle ,

Excellent

Great story, very strong and interesting and believable Colorful and flawed characters I loved all of them, the good, the bad and the ugly ones.
I can smell the bayou , see and feel the sunrise and taste the seafood , I am on my way to Louisiana. Thank you James Lee Burke you are a great writer and story teller. You are a great writer just like Robert Ludlum.I will read your books and enjoy the Ride.

TaterHawk ,

Heavens Prisoners

Very good read. Ii highly recommend it!

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