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Swan Peak

James Lee Burke

Swan Peak

a Dave Robicheaux novel

by James Lee Burke

  • 324 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Wheeler Pub. in Waterville, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Robicheaux, Dave (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Private investigators -- Louisiana -- New Iberia -- Fiction,
  • Large type books,
  • Louisiana -- Fiction,
  • Montana -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Lee Burke.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesWheeler Publishing large print hardcover
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3552.U723 S93 2008b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16887158M
    ISBN 101597227307
    ISBN 109781597227308
    LC Control Number2008022942

    But just shut up. As we learn more about the Wellstones and the background of the people who were murdered, Swan Peak book see why Dave Robicheaux is such a popular character. Late last night a man called in a tip from a pay phone and told us where to look. At sunset the previous evening she and her boyfriend had gone for a hike up a zigzag trail behind the university. He chewed his lip, his fists propped on his hips, his dry hair blowing in the wind.

    If you want to follow us around, be our guests. In the distance Swan Peak book sun was just striking the fresh snow that had fallen on the mountain peaks during the night. He set down his fly rod and net and creel and removed his porkpie hat and reset it at a slant on his forehead. Joe Bim Higgins studied the hillside, his chest rising and falling. I drank coffee in the lobby, then went outside and sat in his Caddy and waited some more.

    Maybe the problem is with your dirty windows. I had no reason to. I could smell beer in his sweat. Clete followed my line of vision to the sedan. I pulled out the badge holder Joe Bim Higgins had given me and opened it.


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Book 17 in the Robicheaux series For our son, James L. When it seems that the young lovers' murders are linked to a wealthy family, the Wellstones, who have ties to Galveston and New Orleans, Dave is hooked.

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He gave us a log cabin that Swan Peak book shaded by cottonwoods next to a creek on the far side of his barn. From Texas? Although the men deny it, bad feelings arise.

Walk away, walk away, walk away, a voice in his head said. Can you see adequately out of Swan Peak book But Nix is nearly as nasty as the Wellstones, and it seems clear that neither singer will ever be free - unless Dave and Clete can figure out the connections in time. I went out the door and down the street.

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For a moment he thought he heard a motorized vehicle grinding down the dirt road, but he paid no attention to it. They electrocuted this poor devil thirty feet from the lockdown unit I was in.

The Wellstones are the target, not Purcel and not me. The day was lovely, the sky blue, the Rattlesnake Mountains to the north glistening with lines of snow that had fallen during the night.Trouble follows Dave Robicheaux.

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