the official website of James Lee Burke.
Welcome to the first "official" James Lee Burke web-site. We hope that this site and its message board forum will be a good, informal means for Jim to stay in touch with readers, and of course for readers to communicate with each other. I will be managing the site for Jim and I welcome any suggestions or comments. Please sign-up for our email list and visit the message board.
| ORDER SIGNED BOOKS|
Most titles, US and foreign editions, can be ordered through the website. Please email me for additional titles.
||In the Moon of Red Ponies, JUNE 2004|
Well here it is. The next JLB novel brings back Billy Bob Holland.
June will be an event filled month. Jim will be signing in Spokane, Seattle, Portland, Beaverton, Sacramento, Berkeley, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Albuquerque, Salt Lake City and Missoula. Please see the events calendar for details.
From the catalog page:
In a thrilling combination of haunting suspense and captivating villains, James Lee Burke treats readers to another Billy Bob Holland novel set in beautiful and
||New Paperback Releases|
WHITE DOVES AT MORNING, MAY 2004
LAST CAR TO ELYSIAN FIELDS, SEPT 04
||ALAFAIR BURKE June Book Tour|
Burkes are crawling out of the wood work this June. Not only will we see Jim's newest, but Alafair's MISSING JUSTICE will also be hitting the shelves. Follow this link to see Alafair's full tour schedule. One notable mention here--Alafair and Jim will be conducting a joint event on June 21, at The Poisoned Pen in Scottsdale, AZ--a first in their father/daughter history (cue sentimental hymn). Personalized, signed copies may be advance ordered.
|Dave Robicheaux's New Iberia|
Click here to download a map of some of Dave's familiar landmarks.
|JLB's October Audio NPR Interview|
Burke's latest novel is Last Car to Elysian Fields, part of the Dave Robicheaux crime detective series. He tells NPR's Alex Chadwick that even though he has been writing novels since the mid-1960s, he's still contemplating just what makes a good book.
|BOOK MAGAZINE SEPT/OCT 2003|
First-time author Alafair Burke, the daughter of crime writer James Lee Burke, joins the family business
BY ANNA WEINBERG
|The BookSquirt Meets James Lee Burke|
Tammy Michaels chats with Jim about writing, family and friends.
|Bouchercon 34 REVIEW-JOURNAL|
Mystery writers mine elusive fame at annual convention
By KEN WHITE
Las Vegas REVIEW-JOURNAL
Identifies the books in each series and lists the work in chronological order.
|JLB's Article from THE NATION, May 12, 2003 issue|
Hammering down I-25: it's a great country. Don't let the hucksters and charlatans take it away
|JLB's New York Times Writers on Writing|
Want to read JLB's article from the NYT's Writers on Writing series? Check it out on the message board.
|The Man Behind Dave Robicheaux|
JAMES LEE BURKE TALKS ABOUT VIOLENCE, WRITING, LITTERING, ALCOHOLISM, LIBERALISM AND BESTSELLERS.
An article by R. Reese Fuller of The Times of Acadiana
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