NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR JAMES LEE BURKE THE NEON RAIN Detective Dave Robicheaux has fought too many battles: in Vietnam, with killers and hustlers, with police brass, and with the bottle. Lost without his wife's love, Robicheaux's haunted soul mirrors the intensity and dusky mystery of New Orleans' French Quarter -- the place he calls home, and the place that nearly destroys him when he becomes involved in the case of a young prostitute whose body is found in a bayou. Thrust into the world of drug lords and arms smugglers, Robicheaux must face down a subterranean criminal world and come to terms with his own bruised heart in order to survive.aYou ought to get a job writing comic books, a he said. aThen maybe youa#39;re sitting by your pool, secure, with your prostitutes and these trained monkeys around you , and something happens out of sequence, a I said, and picked up his tropicalanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Neon Rain|
|Author||:||James Lee Burke|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2010-07-13|