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The Resource Sunset Limited

Sunset Limited

Label
Sunset Limited
Title
Sunset Limited
Statement of responsibility
James Lee Burke
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"One of the best novels of the year from one of the very best writers at work today."—Rocky Mountain NewsThe townspeople of New Iberia, Louisiana, didn't crucify Megan Flynn's father. They just didn't catch whoever pinned him to a barn wall with sixteen-penny nails.Decades later, Megan, now a world-famous photojournalist, has come back to the bayou, looking for cop Dave Robicheaux. It was Dave who found the body of labor leader Jack Flynn. The sight changed the boy, shaped him as a man. And after forty years, Robicheaux is still haunted by the bizarre unsolved slaying.Now Megan's return has stirred up the ghosts of the long-buried past, igniting a storm of violence that will rip apart lives of blacks and whites in this bayou country. And for a good cop with bad memories, hard desire, and chilling nightmares, the time has come to uncover the truth
Member of
Summary
Dave Robicheaux is drawn into a deadly conspiracy as he helps a woman searching for the people responsible for her father's crucifixion, 40 years earlier in New Iberia, Louisiana
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Gold Dagger Award for Best Crime Novel of the Year, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Mysteries, 1998
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018041
Cataloging source
DLC
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1936-
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Burke, James Lee
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Dave Robicheaux novels
Series volume
0010
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  • Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Suspense
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
Sunset Limited
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307807458
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Sunset Limited
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307807458
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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