Harbor Lights

Harbor Lights: A collection of stories by James Lee Burke

Crime & Thrillers
Hardback Published on: 25/01/2024
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Synopsis

A story collection from one of the most popular and widely acclaimed icons of American fiction, featuring a never-before-published novella.These eight stories move from the marshlands on the Gulf of Mexico to the sweeping plains of Colorado to prisons, saloons, and trailer parks across the South, weaving together love, friendship, violence, survival, and revenge.With his nuanced characters, lyrical prose, and ability to write shocking violence in the most evocative settings, James Lee Burke's singular skills are on display in this superb anthology. PRAISE FOR JAMES LEE BURKE, THE AWARD-WINNING KING OF SOUTHERN NOIR:'James Lee Burke is the heavyweight champ, a great American novelist whose work, taken individually or as a whole, is unsurpassed' Michael Connelly'A gorgeous prose stylist' Stephen King'No argument: James Lee Burke is among the finest of all contemporary American novelists' Daily Mail

  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
  • ISBN: 9781409199502
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Weight: 600g
  • Dimensions: 238 x 164 x 36 mm

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Harbor Lights
Harbor Lights in Murky Waters
Four stars. I cannot believe I would give James Lee Burke anything less than five, but here it is. “Harbor Lights” is a collection of short stories by o... READ MORE
Michael Burke
Harbor Lights
A Master Story Telling
Any new book published by James Lee Burke is an event worth celebrating. I really prefer his longer fiction, but a collection of short stories is still, fo... READ MORE
Andrew Smith
Harbor Lights
An impressive collection that whets the appetite for backlist revisiting
For fifty years James Lee Burke has been leading the way among American novelists in general, not just crime writers. His lyrical, multi-layered exploratio... READ MORE
Craig Sisterson