The Eye Of The Cricket

BBC 7 commission of James Sallis' intriguing novel.

Set in late nineties New Orleans, it follows the investigations of Lew Griffiths, a detective, teacher and writer who sets out to find his missing son.

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Ray Shell and Joe Karie star and the readings were adapted and produced in ten parts by Gordon House..

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BBC 7 commission of James Sallis' intriguing novel.

Set in late nineties New Orleans, it follows the investigations of Lew Griffiths, a detective, teacher and writer who sets out to find his missing son.

David.

Ray Shell and Joe Karie star and the readings were adapted and produced in ten parts by Gordon House..

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel, featuring detective Lew Griffin on the trail of his missing son.

The New Orleans detective looks to his past - as he searches for his missing son.

Ray Shell begins a reading of James Sallis' crime novel, featuring detective Lew Griffin on the trail of his missing son.

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With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

The New Orleans detective launches a search deep into his past.

Adaptation of James Sallis' novel read by Ray Shell.

Adaptation of James Sallis's novel read by Ray Shell.

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James Sallis' detective Lew Griffin is a driven man.

When his son disappears he has to delve into his own past.

James Sallis' New Orleans detective Lew Griffin is a driven man.

James Sallis's detective Lew Griffin is a driven man.

The detective discovers some of his New Orleans neighbours waiting to meet him.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

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With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, the detective takes action.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis's novel.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search.

Read by Ray Shell.

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With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

The New Orleans detective is on the trail of a missing teenager.

Read by Ray Shell.

The New Orleans detective is on the trail of a missing teenager - and an imposter.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis's novel.

In New Orleans, detective Lew Griffin is on the trail of his missing son.

Adaptation of James Sallis' novel read by Ray Shell.

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With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

As the New Orleans detective's investigations continue, he reflects on meeting Deborah.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

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With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

Hunting a teenager, the New Orleans detective thinks of his own son - and Don's troubled.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

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With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

James Sallis' New Orleans detective Lew Griffin is a driven man.

When his son disappears he has to delve into his own past.

The detective's cop friend Don faces the appalling news of his son's suicide.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

RTDF0920060330 (BBC7)
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20070125 (BBC7)
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With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

With his life unravelling, the detective leaves home with a cryptic message for Don.

Ray Shell reads James Sallis' novel.

Episode 9 of 10.

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With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large in New Orleans, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

Adrift in New Orleans in search of his son, the detective meets a stranger.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search that takes him deep into his past.

With his son missing and a bogus Lew Griffin at large, Lew launches a search taking him deep into his past.

Ray Shell and Joel Karie read James Sallis' novel.