List of the best James Lee Burke books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that James Lee Burke is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of James Lee Burke who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.This list has a variety of books in it, from Black Cherry Blues to Burning Angel. What are James Lee Burke's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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The Neon Rain is a novel by James Lee Burke. Broken hearted, New Orleans Detective Dave Robicheaux throws himself into his work which at the moment involves investigating the murder of a young prostitute.
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In the Electric Mist with Confederate Dead is a novel by James Lee Burke. Detective Dave Robicheaux confronts his demons while searching for a serial killer as a Hollywood production takes over the town.
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A Morning For Flamingos is a novel by James Lee Burke. After being wounded in a shooting that left his partner dead and himself wounded, Detective Dave Robicheaux searches for the killer.