Swan Peak

Author(s): James Lee Burke
Series: Dave Robicheaux Series No: 17
Original Publish Date: Jul 08, 2008
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (13.97 hours)
Product Number: Z100134695
Released: Feb 12, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780743571883
Narrator/s: Will Patton
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2009 Audie Award Finalist for Mystery Beloved Louisiana lawman Dave Robicheaux returns—this time, traveling from New Iberia Parish to the wilds of Montana. Dave Robicheaux, his wife, and his buddy Clete Purcell have retreated to an old friend's ranch, hoping to spend their days fishing and enjoying their distance from the harsh, gritty landscape of Louisiana post-Katrina. But the serenity is soon shattered when two college students are found brutally murdered in the hills behind where the Robicheauxs and Purcell are staying. Deftly weaving intricate, engaging plotlines and original, compelling characters with his graceful prose, Burke transcends genre yet again.

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Author(s): James Lee Burke
Narrator(s): Will Patton
Genre: Mystery
Product Number B2779
Released: Jul 07, 2008
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781442304710
Author(s): James Lee Burke
Product Number EB00561122
Released: Sep 11, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN: #9781416579212

Professional reviews

"Let the joyous celebrations begin: James Lee Burke has published another Dave Robicheaux mystery. Perfectly portrayed by narrator Will Patton, Burke's shambling, tarnished knight and his trusty alter ego, Clete Purcell, stumble into the crooked dealings of a slick, ultrarich oilman and his country-crooner wife. A psychopath killer stalks this Eden of the Northwest, and it's up to Dave to put together all the pieces of the puzzle. Listeners' ears will tingle as Dave watches chain lightning crackle and pop across the blue, blue sky. Patton wraps his voice around long passages of beautifully descriptive prose and insightful psychological analysis, keepin' it real while keepin' it smooth as Tennessee whiskey. R.O. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award, 2009 Audies Finalist (c) AudioFile 2008, Portland, Maine"