Chérie Newman: The award-winning author James Lee Burke recently published his 36th book, titled House of the Rising Sun. Like many of his other books, this one was written in Montana, which he dearly loves.
James Lee Burke: I remember the first day we came into Missoula. It was in July of 1966. We drove through Hellgate Canyon and I told Pearl, I said “I’m going to kick the bucket here. This is it. This is the best place I’ve ever been. I miss it in one day. If I go one day away, I’m ready to come back.