Billy Bob Holland

4 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 274 ratings

Cimarron Rose Publisher's Summary

Texas attorney and former Texas Ranger Billy Bob Holland has many secrets. Among them is Vernon Smother's son, Lucas, a now-teenaged boy about whom few know the truth: Lucas is really Billy Bob's illegitimate son. When Lucas is arrested for murder, Billy Bob must confront the past and serve as the boy's criminal attorney. As a result, he incurs enemies that are far more dangerous than any he faced as a Texas Ranger.
©1997 James Lee Burke. All rights reserved (P)1997 Simon and Schuster Inc. All rights reserved.
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  • Book 1

    • Cimarron Rose

    • By: James Lee Burke
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 5 hrs and 4 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 85
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 50

    Texas attorney and former Texas Ranger Billy Bob Holland has many secrets. Among them is Vernon Smother's son, Lucas, a now-teenaged boy about whom few know the truth: Lucas is really Billy Bob's illegitimate son. When Lucas is arrested for murder, Billy Bob must confront the past and serve as the boy's criminal attorney. As a result, he incurs enemies that are far more dangerous than any he faced as a Texas Ranger.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Anything Burke Writes....

    • By Mel on 04-23-12

    Regular price: $19.93

  • Book 2

    • Heartwood

    • By: James Lee Burke
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 5 hrs
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 73
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 34

    In this story of haves vs. have-nots, past vs. present, justice vs. the justice system, Texas defense attorney Billy Bob Holland has his work cut out for him.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not Burke's best, but a good listen.

    • By Cecil on 07-26-04

    Regular price: $19.93

  • Book 3

    • Bitterroot

    • By: James Lee Burke
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 5 hrs and 57 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 29

    Set in the rugged Bitterroot valley of Montana - home to celebrities seeking to escape the pressures of public life and xenophobes dedicated to establishing a bulkhead of patriotic paranoia - Bitterroot features Billy Bob Holland, former Texas Ranger and now a Texas-based lawyer, who has come to Big Sky country at the request of an old friend in trouble.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Another Formulaic Burke Novel

    • By Jon Weimer on 10-05-11

    Regular price: $19.93

  • Book 4

    • In the Moon of Red Ponies

    • By: James Lee Burke
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 5 hrs and 59 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24

    In In the Moon of Red Ponies, Billy Bob Holland discovers that jail cells have revolving doors and the bad guys are back and aching for revenge.

    Regular price: $23.93