I just finished writing the sequel to Robicheaux. Its title is Ball and Chain. I chose this particular song title from the ballad sung by both Big Mama Thornton and Janice Joplin because of its secondary meaning, namely obsession. I wondered if any of you had heard the song before and what your feelings are […]
James Lee Burke On Creating “Robicheaux” By Shanna P. Dickensiew We would like to thank Acadiana Lifestyle magazine for the years of support for Jim’s work. They have done creative maps and tours of some of the sites mentioned in the Robicheaux books, and have brought attention to the historical value of so many of […]
A Celebration of Words by Kasey Kowars “Part One” on December 16 and “Part Two” on December 29, 2017. Tampa Bay Times – “James Lee Burke talks about the return of ‘Robicheaux’” By Colette Bancroft, Times Book Editor, Published: December 29, 2017 The Return of Robicheaux – A Missoulian Interview James Lee Burke has published three novels spotlighting […]
Our incredible narrator, Will Patton, is back in the audiobook edition of ROBICHEAUX. Listen to the very the first excerpt here on the JLB Jukebox! And pre-order your copy today: http://amzn.to/2BGUGgf
James Lee Burke will hold his traditional reading and signing here in Missoula for “Robicheaux” at Fact & Fiction Downtown, 220 N. Higgins Ave., Missoula, MT at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 4.