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7 edition of Purple cane road found in the catalog.

Purple cane road

by James Lee Burke

  • 61 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Random House Large Print published in association with Doubleday Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Iberia (La.),
  • Louisiana,
  • New Iberia
    • Subjects:
    • Robicheaux, Dave (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Private investigators -- Louisiana -- New Iberia -- Fiction.,
    • Mothers -- Death -- Fiction.,
    • Large type books.,
    • New Iberia (La.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James Lee Burke.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3552.U723 P87 2000b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination501 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages501
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6778570M
      ISBN 100375430555
      LC Control Number00021643
      OCLC/WorldCa43323726

      Click on a plot link to find similar books! Plot & Themes Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 10% Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 40% Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 40% How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 10% Tone of story - depressing/sad How difficult to spot villain? Purple Cane Road. James Lee Burke. Dang, I guess I thought this was the second Dave Robicheaux novel because it was about the murder of his mother. And I planned to start with the first book and read forward until I get to the ones I’ve already read. This is the eleventh book in the series!!4/5(16).

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        Book Club Hits the `Purple Cane Road' [ ] a film adaptation of his book "Heaven's Prisoners" bombed, and suddenly the bloom was off the rose. . Get this from a library! Purple cane road. [James Lee Burke] -- When Dave Robicheaux discovers that his mother was a hooker who was murdered by two cops working for the Mob, his quest to find her killers begins. It brings him into contact with Jim Gable, whose.


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