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James Lee Burke was born in 1936 in Houston, Texas, USA. He is a writer, known for In the Electric Mist (2009), Heaven's Prisoners (1996) and Winter Light (2015). He has been married to Pai Chu since 1960. They have four children. See full bio »
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 2015 Winter Light (Short) (short story)
 2009 In the Electric Mist (novel "In the Electric Mist with Confederate Dead")
 1998 Two for Texas (TV Movie) (novel)
 1996 Heaven's Prisoners (book)
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 2008 James Lee Burke, Louisiana Stories (Documentary)
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His Pulitzer Prize-nominated novel "The Lost Get-Back Boogie" was rejected more than 100 times over nine years before being published.

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