After reading the Davinci Code, I wanted research proving or disproving some of the allegations in the book. I don't agree with everything the author presents but I've always enjoyed many points of view. He is definitely well versed in theology & supporting evidence. Listen & draw your own conclusions.
Former Klansman & piney-woods outcast Aaron Crown in finally imprisoned for a decades old murder, it is Dave Robicheaux to whom he proclaims his innocence. Crown becomes a lightnng rod for every kind of trouble that the state of Louisiana can unearth. A documentary film writer seeking to prove Crown's innocence is viciously murdered; a New Orleans mobster accuses Robicheaux of taking a payoff to ignore Crown.
Bufore LaRose, gubernatorial candidate & author of a book on the Crown case leaves victims left & right as he campaigns & his wife cannot rein in her campaign for Robicheaux one more time.
The humidity, failed dreams, alcohol fumed passions mingle w/caddy convertibles, swamp hideouts, retaliation for imagined slights & flaming arrogance of those who deem themselves worthy.
For Holly Rivers, giving her sister's baby a home & a father were her only priorities. So a marriage of convenience seemed the only solution - until a stranger stole & baby Ben & conquered her body & soul.
the red-haired siren raising his son wasn't what Sheikh Sharif Al-Khalil had expected, nore was the white-hot passion that consumed them both. But love was a luxury he couldn't afford - Sharif's enemies had followed him from his homeland, threatening Holly & his child. Now Sharif was in a race against time - but coud he save his son at the expense of Holly's life?
I loved this mystery, could not put it down, 14th mystery written under a pseudonym. Very rich wives in Beverly Hills worry about lots of things: the latest fashion, cars, jewelry but being poisoned by delicate pastry from an upscale bakery or could it have been masterminded by a vicious ex-husband intent on...
Qwill's on top of the world when he rents a house on Big Potato Mountain. A young local man has been convicted of killing a land developer - wrongly says Koko & Qwill always follows Koko's instincts. rainstorms, mudslides, treachery & the kindness of mountain people. Qwill is in a race to the finish with those protecting the identity of the true killer & while shielding himself must also protect Koko & Yum-Yum. Another wonderful adventure w/Qwill & the cats.
Small items begin to disappear & residents of Pickax are up in arms. The pilfering began when banker Willard Carmichael & flashy young wife moved to Pickax. The banker is murdered, the young wife's "cousin" comes to town & marries Polly's sister in law who becomes ill. Qwill's mustache quivers, koko yowls & Yum-yum hides under the rug - evil is afoot in Moose County & with the help of a fortuitous flash flood, guess who brings the perpetrators to light?
Dirks, quirks & the zany, colorful characters of the county abound along with small & tall tales of the area's checkered history.
Cornwell submerges Dr. Kay Scarpetta in a case that wraps a web of danger around those closest to her & threatens to wreak fear & death far beyond the confines of Virginia.
New Year's Eve take Scarpetta 30' below the River's icy surface. An investigative reporter had been probing the frigid depths of the inactive ship yard for a story but Scarpetta received a phone call reporting the death before the police were notified. Scarpetta, Marino & Lucy utilize4 cutting edge technology & old fashioned detective work as critical offensive weapons, following the trail of death to a well ob violence as dark as the water of the Elisabeth River.