A bullet shot through the window of Weldon Sonnier's house propels Dave Robicheaux back into the lives of a family he's not sure he wants to be reacquainted with ...Weldon Sonnier's CIA-influenced past has led to dangerous connections and commitments, including debts to local mob boss Joey 'Meatballs' Gouza. As Weldon puts himself in the line of ...Read MoreA bullet shot through the window of Weldon Sonnier's house propels Dave Robicheaux back into the lives of a family he's not sure he wants to be reacquainted with ...Weldon Sonnier's CIA-influenced past has led to dangerous connections and commitments, including debts to local mob boss Joey 'Meatballs' Gouza. As Weldon puts himself in the line of fire, Lyle Sonnier, television evangelist and faith healer, reveals to Dave a violent family history that intersects menacingly with Dave's own. But overshadowing the manoeuvres of Gouza's gang is the spectre of racial politics, and it is former Klansman Bobby Earl who will prove to be Dave Robicheaux's most elusive enemy.Read Less
Good. 0099415593 The book is in good condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains intact. Some page discolouration and creasing to the cover. Re-Read is a social enterprise-giving unloved books a new life. Our aim is to re-use, re-distribute or re-cycle books so that we reduce waste and make a difference to literacy, educational achievement or quality of life in our local area. All overseas shipping is by Air Mail.
Used-Good. This book has been previously used but is in good, tight condition. The book does not show much wear and is clean with no damage to the pages. There may be some slight markings on the cover. Remember, we have a money back guarantee on all our books.
Reader copy. Tightly bound & a very readable copy. Wear to cover and spine, light tanning to page edges. Some creasing/wear to cover but still tightly bound & a very readable book. Usually ships within 2 working days.
Great story but it seems as the main character would learn from his mistakes. I have read most of James Lee Burke's books and will continue to read new ones and will look for those that I have not read.
Jun 25, 2009
if you haven't read Burke, you should!
i guess it is really hard for me to be objective. I, and a lot of other people, think he is one of today's greatest writers. He does it all; real characters, flawed heroes, beautiful prose, great stories, insightful introspection...
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.