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Review: The Jealous Kind

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Joe Hartlaub

Click here to read Roz Shea's review of the audiobook. THE JEALOUS KIND may be the name of James Lee Burke's new book, but it is also the name of a classic swamp pop ballad by Bobby Charles. Anyone with even a passing familiarity with that song will hear it echo in the background while reading this instant classic, a dark, roughandtumble, comingofage novel of tragedies and betrayals that rings so ... Read full review

Review: The Jealous Kind

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

From New York Times bestselling author James Lee Burke an atmospheric, comingofage story set in 1952 Texas, as the Korea War rages. On its surface, life in Houston is as you would expect: drivein restaurants, soupedup cars, jukeboxes, teenagers discovering their sexuality. But beneath the glitz and superficial normalcy, a class war has begun, and it is nothing like the conventional portrayal of ... Read full review

Review: The Jealous Kind

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

From New York Times bestselling author James Lee Burke an atmospheric, comingofage story set in 1952 Texas, as the Korea War rages. On its surface, life in Houston is as you would expect: drivein restaurants, soupedup cars, jukeboxes, teenagers discovering their sexuality. But beneath the glitz and superficial normalcy, a class war has begun, and it is nothing like the conventional portrayal of ... Read full review

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