The Crossing

The Crossing

A Novel

eBook - 2016
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"Detective Harry Bosch has retired from the LAPD, but his half-brother, defense attorney Mickey Haller, needs his help. The murder rap against his client seems ironclad, but Mickey is sure it's a setup. Though it goes against all his instincts, Bosch takes the case. With the secret help of his former LAPD partner Lucia Soto, he turns the investigation inside the police department. But as Bosch gets closer to discovering the truth, he makes himself a target"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2016.
ISBN: 9780316250436
Branch Call Number: eBook
Characteristics: 1 online resource
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Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc. - Distributor

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empbee
Jul 20, 2018

Intense, fast read.

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reeread
Apr 28, 2018

Further development of the series’ story arc where Harry is adapting to retirement but still needing to access information via loyal Department colleagues whilst working with his half brother, Mickey Haller, on the defence side of a case. He’s also coming to grips with Maddy leaving school and preparing to go to college.
I would respectfully disagree with reader10000. I think this series has the legs to go some distance yet.

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Waldero
Oct 07, 2017

It was only a matter of time before these two got together! I wouldn't be surprised to see another collaboration with these guys. It was long overdue!

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reader10000
Mar 26, 2017

Like Grisham, I think the author has tapped the well dry. As a procedural, it was in-depth, though not the most interesting to read. The book was about Bosch. Everyone else. Haller included, was a minor supporting character. That really disappointed me. The overall story was a bit too "neat". When I first read his books 20+ years ago, I was so impressed, having never read anything like him before. This was just like any other

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Zoelexi777
Jan 13, 2017

This was another great book by Michael Connelly. It kept me reading to find out how he was going to solve the mystery and to find out who did it. I would definitely recommend it.

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Dave99_0
Jan 02, 2017

"The Crossing" is well plotted and maintains momentum. I would rate this novel at 4.50 stars.

I think that "The Crossing" could be the basis for another great Lincoln Lawyer film with Matthew McConaughey. Would Titus Welliver be borrowed from the Amazon television series Bosch or would Harry Bosch be recast to much more closely match the Bosch in the novels?

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0007548100dmw
Sep 25, 2016

Another very good Bosch novel by Michael Connelly, one of the best fiction writers.

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leewardside
Jul 01, 2016

This is one of the best of Connelly. I don't know what product placement Cloverpatch 1 is going on about aside from jazz musicians, but folks, it sounds like this critic wants to put readers off by appealing to some anti-corportate agenda without offering any evidence of said offence.

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sandyeric
Jun 15, 2016

I found this book to be the very best cop/detective novel I've ever read. Clearly written and lucid.

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7626dee
Apr 19, 2016

Harry is definitely losing a step when he is bailed out for the second time by the same gal in the LAPD. I hope Connelly is getting ready to team up these two so we can keep Bosch alive a bit longer.

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