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✅ [PDF / Epub] ☉ Jolie Blon's Bounce By James Lee Burke ⚣ – Blackswantea.co.uk The Barnes Noble ReviewJames Lee Burke's fiction is haunted sometimes uite literally by the ghosts of history and by a bone deep apprehension of the human capacity for violence and cruelty A case in p[PDF / Epub] Jolie Blon's Bounce By James Lee Burke Blackswantea.co.uk The Barnes Noble ReviewJames Lee Burke's fiction is haunted sometimes uite literally by the ghosts of history and by a bone deep apprehension of the human capacity for violence and cruelty A case in p The Barnes Noble ReviewJames Lee Burke's fiction is haunted sometimes uite literally by the ghosts of history and by a bone deep apprehension of the human capacity for violence and cruelty A case in point is the author's latest Dave Robicheaux novel Jolie Blon's Bounce a contemporary account of murder and madness whose plot reflects the lingering aftereffects of the antebellum SouthThe story begins Jolie Blon's PDF/EPUB or with the shotgun murder of year old Amanda Boudreau and the subseuent arrest of Tee Bobby Hulin a musically gifted young black man with a spiraling drug habit and a checkered criminal past This initial murder is uickly f.

Ollowed by a second the bludgeoning death of a prostitute with ties to the world of organized crime The dual investigation that ensues leads Robicheaux together with his current partner Helen Soileau and his former partner in the New Orleans PD Clete Purcell into the complex interrelated histories of several New Iberia families some rich white and powerful some poor black and chronically underprivileged The investigation puts Robicheaux in touch with the most vicious elements of Louisiana society and with the darkest aspects of his own divided soulLike most of Burke's fiction Jolie Blon's Bounce is a rambling loosely plotted affair notable for its powerful set pieces its precise sensual evocation of the Louisiana bayou country and its flamboyant sense of character Among the novel's most vivid creations are a sexually voracious defense attorney descended from a wealthy slaveholding family a traveling Bible salesman with a penchant for violence a former Mafia hit.

jolie book blon's epub bounce pdf Jolie Blon's pdf Jolie Blon's Bounce MOBIOllowed by a second the bludgeoning death of a prostitute with ties to the world of organized crime The dual investigation that ensues leads Robicheaux together with his current partner Helen Soileau and his former partner in the New Orleans PD Clete Purcell into the complex interrelated histories of several New Iberia families some rich white and powerful some poor black and chronically underprivileged The investigation puts Robicheaux in touch with the most vicious elements of Louisiana society and with the darkest aspects of his own divided soulLike most of Burke's fiction Jolie Blon's Bounce is a rambling loosely plotted affair notable for its powerful set pieces its precise sensual evocation of the Louisiana bayou country and its flamboyant sense of character Among the novel's most vivid creations are a sexually voracious defense attorney descended from a wealthy slaveholding family a traveling Bible salesman with a penchant for violence a former Mafia hit.

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  • Jim

    Jolie Blon's Bounce Kindle ✓ Jolie Blon'sPDF EPUB jolie book, blon's epub, bounce pdf, Jolie Blon's pdf, Jolie Blon's Bounce MOBIJames Lee Burke is probably one of the best authors out there when it comes to ability to describe people places and things He is a master of his craft The reader is transported to the setting of the story In the Dave Robicheaux series this is usually in and around New Iberia and New Orleans in Louisiana You will find yourself in the city tasting the food and listending to the music or on a boat in the bayou


  • carol.

    Jolie Blon's Bounce Kindle ✓ Jolie Blon'sPDF EPUB jolie book, blon's epub, bounce pdf, Jolie Blon's pdf, Jolie Blon's Bounce MOBIGood stuff no doubt Containing the wonderfully evocative writing I've come to expect from Burke it built a world of mud and heat I could just about sink my toes into Yet despite all the elements that make it a prototypical Robicheaux novel as noted by Nanosynergy in their pointed review it lacked a certain spice to really pull it together into exceptionalThe story begins with a young girl brutally raped and murdered and what seems to be an obvious suspect a young black musician who had been dating the girl and whose prints were found on a can of beer nearby Dave Robicheaux has doubts after the kid tries to suicide and a pillar of the community decides to represent him Before long a prostitute is found savagely beaten to death and it starts to look like a serial killer The woman Linda is connected to a crime family and now her father is on the warpath However it isn't long before b


  • Johnny

    Jolie Blon's Bounce Kindle ✓ Jolie Blon'sPDF EPUB jolie book, blon's epub, bounce pdf, Jolie Blon's pdf, Jolie Blon's Bounce MOBIThis was the second book I read this week with an unexpected near supernatural element to it Jolie Blon's Bounce has to be one of the most disturbing books I've ever read Talk about palpable evil The text of this book should be hyperlinked to that phrase palpable evil every time it's used James Lee Burke is a master at reaching into the dark forces that shaped one's past and illuminating those demons whether of alcoholism drug abuse sexual perversion or violence And all four of those demonic forces invade the reader's comfort zone in Jolie Blon's Bounce along with the racism and violent atrocities associated with Louisiana's past There is even a powerful metaphor in the battle scarred Confederate flag owned by one of the characters and displayed prominently in a glass caseThe plot is simple A young white girl is brutall


  • J.K. Grice

    Jolie Blon's Bounce Kindle ✓ Jolie Blon'sPDF EPUB jolie book, blon's epub, bounce pdf, Jolie Blon's pdf, Jolie Blon's Bounce MOBIBurke is a great mystery writer and it's hard not to be entertained by his Dave Robicheaux series


  • Wayne Zurl

    Jolie Blon's Bounce Kindle ✓ Jolie Blon'sPDF EPUB jolie book, blon's epub, bounce pdf, Jolie Blon's pdf, Jolie Blon's Bounce MOBIJOLIE BLON’S BOUNCEI read this book almost ten years ago but recently listened to the unabridged audio book read by actor Will PattonLooking at this book from a writer’s viewpoint I must stand in awe of James Lee Burke The plot is complicated and imaginative It’s full of allegory and biblical references the average person may not understand I didn’t but thanks to main character and narrator Dave Robicheaux you’ll get a uick theology lesson improve your knowledge of the bible a little and see the parallel Burke uses to tell a story of among other things good and evil I


  • Nanosynergy

    Jolie Blon's Bounce Kindle ✓ Jolie Blon'sPDF EPUB jolie book, blon's epub, bounce pdf, Jolie Blon's pdf, Jolie Blon's Bounce MOBII might as well go out on a limb and say that this may be the definitive book of the Dave Robicheaux series of course I have several to read in the series It has Dave Robicheaux's addictionviolenceanger issues; Clete Purcell in all his bumbling destructive womanizing glory; a creepy antagonist with an applicable name that I will remember; a cast of dysfunctional characters overshadowed by their past the Southern plantation wealthy the Southern 'white trash' the possibly lesbian cop; etc; unrelenting darkness and violence; issues of prejudice and race in the South; Vietnam War veterans; the swamps and bayous; fishing and boats; Cajun culture and music; the criminal drug and prostitute underbelly of New Iberia and Louisiana; cops whose behavior should put them behind bars or off the force; the rich descriptive language that evokes the region; the supernaturalspiritual and portent dreams; and last but not least an albino character no


  • Aditya

    Jolie Blon's Bounce Kindle ✓ Jolie Blon'sPDF EPUB jolie book, blon's epub, bounce pdf, Jolie Blon's pdf, Jolie Blon's Bounce MOBIBurke's books carry an undeniable sense of deja vu in terms of plotting and I had overlooked it before but Jolie Blon's Bounce feels like a retread than any other book that came before it A series of brutal rapes and murders has an obvious suspect in the form of a young black man Tee Bobby Hulin and less obvious ones in form of hellish Legion Gundry and mysterious bible salesman Marvin Oates It is just the starting point of a sprawling nar


  • Colin Mitchell

    Jolie Blon's Bounce Kindle ✓ Jolie Blon'sPDF EPUB jolie book, blon's epub, bounce pdf, Jolie Blon's pdf, Jolie Blon's Bounce MOBIOne of the best of the series so far As usual Dave Robicheaux rushes headlong into the fight when a young girl is raped and shot to death He digs up old animosities in the local community stemming from the plantation days and an overseer who was a sexual predatorDave struggles with the demons of his days as a marine in Vietnam and then the dark world of alcoholism His friend Cletus Purcell is guarding his back as well as earning the wrath of


  • Jim

    Jolie Blon's Bounce Kindle ✓ Jolie Blon'sPDF EPUB jolie book, blon's epub, bounce pdf, Jolie Blon's pdf, Jolie Blon's Bounce MOBIOne of my friends who also really likes the Harry Bosch books told me this is another favorite series My library doesn't have many in audio so when I saw this I was thrilled Not so much after listening to it for an hour I think I need to read the series from the start this might be in paper The narrator's voice irritated me even at 15x it was slow


  • Rebecca

    Jolie Blon's Bounce Kindle ✓ Jolie Blon'sPDF EPUB jolie book, blon's epub, bounce pdf, Jolie Blon's pdf, Jolie Blon's Bounce MOBIThis book follows the formulary for most of the Robicheaux books I hadn't read one in a while and had forgotten how violent they are There are some mystical overtones in this one


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