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My Review of James Lee Burke’s “Wayfaring Stranger”

James Lee Burke’s last three novels, Light of the World, Creole Belle, and Feast Day of Fools, were arguably his best. Wayfaring Stranger joins them as one of his most powerful and ambitious novels to date. To read my full … Continue reading

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Audie Award Winners for Audio Books Announced. “Rouge Island” a Finalist.

Congratulations to actor Will Patton, who won this year’s Audie Award in the mystery category for his reading of James Lee Burke’s Feast Day of Fools. The Audie is the academy award of audio books. Congratulations, too, to Jeff Woodman, … Continue reading

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“Feast Day of Fools” Is James Lee Burke’s Master Work

In his latest novel, Feast Day of Fools, James Lee Burke pulls together the main themes of his previous books, creating a unified theory of America at the beginning of the 21st century. It’s not a pretty picture. You can … Continue reading

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