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The Scarecrow

by Michael Connelly

Little, Brown And Company | May 26, 2009 | Hardcover | Large Print

The Scarecrow is rated 4.25 out of 5 by 8.
Forced out of theLos Angeles Timesamid the latest budget cuts, newspaperman Jack McEvoy decides to go out with a bang, using his final days at thepaperto write the definitive murder story of his career.

He focuses on Alonzo Winslow, a 16-year-old drug dealer in jail after confessing to a brutal murder. But as he delves into the story, Jack realizes that Winslow''s so-called confession is bogus. The kid might actually be innocent.

Jack is soon running with his biggest story since The Poetmade his career years ago. He is tracking a killer who operates completely below police radar--and with perfect knowledge of any move against him. Including Jack''s.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 672 pages, 9.52 × 6.3 × 1.73 in

Published: May 26, 2009

Publisher: Little, Brown And Company

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0316043672

ISBN - 13: 9780316043670

Found in: Fiction and Literature

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The Scarecrow

by Michael Connelly

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 672 pages, 9.52 × 6.3 × 1.73 in

Published: May 26, 2009

Publisher: Little, Brown And Company

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0316043672

ISBN - 13: 9780316043670

About the Book

Forced out of the "Los Angeles Times" amid the latest budget cuts, newspaperman Jack McEvoy decides to go out with a bang, using his final days at the paperto write the definitive murder story of his career.
He focuses on Alonzo Winslow, a 16-year-old drug dealer in jail after confessing to a brutal murder. But as he delves into the story, Jack realizes that Winslow's so-called confession is bogus. The kid might actually be innocent.
Jack is soon running with his biggest story since The Poet""made his career years ago. He is tracking a killer who operates completely below police radar--and with perfect knowledge of any move against him. Including Jack's.

From the Publisher

Forced out of theLos Angeles Timesamid the latest budget cuts, newspaperman Jack McEvoy decides to go out with a bang, using his final days at thepaperto write the definitive murder story of his career.

He focuses on Alonzo Winslow, a 16-year-old drug dealer in jail after confessing to a brutal murder. But as he delves into the story, Jack realizes that Winslow''s so-called confession is bogus. The kid might actually be innocent.

Jack is soon running with his biggest story since The Poetmade his career years ago. He is tracking a killer who operates completely below police radar--and with perfect knowledge of any move against him. Including Jack''s.

About the Author

Michael Connelly is the bestselling author of the Harry Bosch series of novels as well asThe Poet, Blood Work, Void Moon, Chasing the Dime,andthe #1New York TimesbestsellerThe Lincoln Lawyer. He is a former newspaper reporter who has won numerous awards for his journalism and his novels. He spends his time in<_st13a_state _w3a_st="on">Californiaand<_st13a_state _w3a_st="on"><_st13a_place _w3a_st="on">Florida.