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The Green-Eyed Hurricane (Jack Delmas #2)
In the sultry southern style of James Lee Burke and the hip P.I. voice of Dennis LeHane comes a major new figure on the mystery scene, Martin Hegwood. His first novel, Big Easy Backroad introduced PI Jack Delmas and was a big southern hit. Critics and fans alike fell for his atmospherically dead on, visual writing and his ultra compelling protagonist. Like all Bayou bred m ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published August 13th 2001 by St. Martin's Paperbacks
(first published July 2000)
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The second book in the Jack Delmas PI series finds Jack in Biloxi looking into the murderof a long-time family friend, Mr. Cass. Mr. Cass, a shrimper, had a long list of enemies from the crooked mayor to a band of Viertnamese gangs, local rednecks, and a money hungry niece (who Jack dated once upon a time). It's during a hurricane that Jack discovers the truth and honors his promise to avenge the old man's death. Jack is lively, likeable and distinctly southern. It's an easy series to get into a ...more
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