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The Book Club returns tonight and welcomes award-winning American thriller writer James Lee Burke with his latest book 'The Glass Rainbow'.

Simon Mayo with another edition of the Book Club. Tonight he welcomes author James Lee Burke who discusses his latest book 'The Glass Rainbow'. The story has eerie echoes of the BP oil spill that devastated the Gulf of Mexico in July 2010, and the petrochemical industry that dominates Louisiana's beautiful coastline looms large. As do the familiar themes of human greed and corruption. Who you gonna call to sort out the mess? There's only one man for the job as fans of James Lee Burke will know - Detective Dave Robicheaux.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Last on

Mon 22 Nov 2010 17:05

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  • New Radicals

    Get What You Give

    • (CD Single).
    • MCA.
  • Take That

    The Flood

    • (CD Single).
    • Polydor.
    • 16.
  • Fontella Bass

    Rescue Me

    • Shades Of Soul (Various Artists).
    • Global Television.
  • Amy Macdonald

    Poison Prince

    • (CD Single).
    • Vertigo.
  • The New Seekers

    Beg, Steal Or Borrow

    • The Very Best Of.
    • Spectrum.
  • Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark

    Sister Marie Says

    • History Of Modern.
    • 100% Records.
    • 2.
  • Simon & Garfunkel

    A Hazy Shade Of Winter

    • The Definitive Simon & Garfunkel.
    • Columbia.
  • Randy Newman

    You've Got A Friend In Me

  • Free

    Wishing Well

    • The Boys Are Back In Town (Various).
    • Columbia.
    • 10.
  • Womack & Womack

    Love Wars

    • Soul Years: 1984 (Various Artists).
    • Knight Records.
  • Manic Street Preachers

    Some Kind Of Nothingness (feat. Ian McCulloch)

    • Postcards From A Young Man.
    • Columbia.
    • 17.
  • The Temptations

    Ain't Too Proud To Beg

    • The Temptations - The Ultimate Collec.
    • Motown.
  • Bruce Springsteen

    Pay Me My Money Down

    • Seeger Sessions.
    • Columbia.
  • The Spencer Davis Group

    Somebody Help Me

    • The Godfathers Of Britpop.
    • Polygram Tv.
    • 2.