James Lee Burke
1936-
 

James Lee Burke was born in Houston, Texas. He is the creator of 'Dave Robicheaux', deputy sheriff, and of 'Billy Bob Holland', former Texas Ranger. Burke's daughter, Alafair Burke, also writes crime novels. Visit also his official site.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
'Dave Robicheaux' Novels
 1) The Neon Rain  1986
 2) Heaven's Prisoners  1988
 3) Black Cherry Blues (Edgar Award)  1989
 4) A Morning for Flamingos  1990
 5) A Stained White Radiance  1992
 6) In the Electric Mist with Confederate Dead  1993
 7) Dixie City Jam  1994
 8) Burning Angel  1995
 9) Cadillac Jukebox  1996
10) Sunset Limited (Gold Dagger Award)  1998
11) Purple Cane Road  2000
12) Jolie Blon's Bounce  2002
13) Last Car to Elysian Fields  2003
14) Crusader's Cross  2005
15) Pegasus Descending  2006
16) The Tin Roof Blowdown  2007
17) Swan Peak  2008
18) The Glass Rainbow  2010
19) Creole Belle  2012
20) Light Of the World  2013
'Billy Bob Holland' Novels
 1) Cimarron Rose (Edgar Award)  1997
 2) Heartwood  1999
 3) Bitterroot  2001
 4) In the Moon of Red Ponies  2004
Other Novels
 1) Hall of Paradise  1965
 2) To the Bright and Shining Sun  1970
 3) Lay Down My Sword and Shield  1971
 4) The Lost Get-Back Boogie  1978
 5) Two for Texas  1982
 6) The Convict and other stories (short stories)  1985
 7) White Doves at Morning  2002
 8) Jesus Out to Sea (short stories)  2007
 9) Rain Gods  2009
10) Feast Day of Fools  2011
11) Wayfaring Stranger  2014
12) House of the Rising Sun  2015
13) The Jealous Kind  2016

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