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Pegasus Descending A Dave Robicheaux Novel (Dave Robicheaux Mysteries) by James Lee Burke

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Published by Pocket Star .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatMass Market Paperback
Number of Pages512
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8456848M
ISBN 101416513450
ISBN 109781416513452

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Pegasus Descending is only a fair representation of the Dave Robicheaux novels. The plot was neither intriguing or mysterious and the characters simply dull and unimaginable. It captured Dave’s intrinsic need for closure and Clete’s interminable desire for the “Bobbsey Twins from Homicide” to have one more moment of glory, but this was /5(). In Pegasus Descending, James Lee Burke again explores psyches as much as evidence, and tries to make sense of human behavior as well as of his characters’ crimes. Richly atmospheric, frightening in its sudden violence, and replete with the sort of puzzles only the best crime fiction creates, Burke’s latest novel is an unforgettable roller. In Pegasus Descending, James Lee Burke explores psyches as much as evidence, and tries to make sense of human behavior as well as his characters' crimes. Richly atmospheric, frightening in its sudden violence, and replete with the sort of puzzles only the best crime fiction creates, Burke's latest novel is an unforgettable roller coaster of. The information about Pegasus Descending shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this .

Pegasus Descending Chapter 1 IN THE EARLY S, when I was still going steady with Jim Beam straight-up and a beer back, I became part of an exchange program between NOPD and a training academy for police cadets in Dade County, meant I did a limited amount of work in a Homicide unit at the Miami P.D. and taught a class in criminal justice at a community Book Edition: Reissue. James Lee Burke – Pegasus Descending is the 15th story in the series of Dave Robicheaux books. This novel was released on J Pegasus Descending book description.   Buy a cheap copy of Pegasus Descending book by James Lee Burke. When a nice young woman named Trish Klein blows into Louisiana passing hundred-dollar bills in local casinos, detective Dave Robicheaux senses a storm bearing down Free shipping over $/5(5). In Pegasus Descending, James Lee Burke again explores psyches as much as evidence, and tries to make sense of human behavior as well as of his characters' crimes. Richly atmospheric, frightening in its sudden violence, and replete with the sort of puzzles only the best crime fiction creates, Burke's latest novel is an unforgettable roller.

  Read an Excerpt. Pegasus Descending 1 IN THE EARLY S, when I was still going steady with Jim Beam straight-up and a beer back, I became part of an exchange program between NOPD and a training academy for police cadets in Dade County, meant I did a limited amount of work in a Homicide unit at the Miami P.D. and taught a class in criminal 4/4(30). Pegasus Descending is a crime novel by James Lee Burke.. Plot summary. Dave Robicheaux, once an officer for the New Orleans Police Department and before that a U.S. Army infantry lieutenant who fought in the Vietnam War, works as sheriff's deputy in New Iberia, Trish Klein, a beautiful young woman, arrives to Louisiana, passing hundred Author: James Lee Burke. Buy Pegasus Descending (Dave Robicheaux) New Ed by Burke, James Lee (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5().   Pegasus Descending Excellent! The story is filled with the atmosphere of the locale. The literary allusions clearly indicate that Burke is a very well read man. Like Somerset Maugham writing a Mickey Spillane story. Dialogue (and dialect) are first rate. Enjoyed this tale from beginning to end/5().