The Overlook by Michael Connelly

The Overlook

byMichael Connelly

Kobo ebook | May 22, 2007

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Near Mulholland Drive, Dr. Stanley Kent is found shot twice in the back of the head. It's the case LAPD detective Harry Bosch has been waiting for, his first since being recruited to the Homicide Special Squad. When he discovers that Kent had access to dangerous radioactive substances, what begins as a routine investigation becomes something darker, more deadly, and frighteningly urgent. Bosch is soon in conflict with not only his superiors but the FBI, which thinks the case is too important for just a cop. Complicating his job even more is the presence of Agent Rachel Walling, his onetime lover. Now guarding one slim advantage, Bosch relentlessly follows his own instincts, hoping they are still sharp enough to find the truth--and a killer who can annihilate an entire city.
Michael Connelly graduated from the University of Florida in 1980 where he majored in journalism and minored in creative writing. After graduation, he worked at newspapers in Daytona Beach and Fort Lauderdale, Florida, specializing in the crime beat. He was writing about the police and crime during the wave of violence that came over S...
Title:The OverlookFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:May 22, 2007Publisher:Little, Brown And CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316005223

ISBN - 13:9780316005227


Rated 4 out of 5 by from More Good Bosch from Mr Connelly ! I enjoyed The Overlook, which surprises exactly Nobody, because I have yet to read a bad book, whether in the Lincoln Lawyer or the Harry Bosch series. This one ventures into some Science and some Terrorism more than most of the Bosch 'who-done-its' that we're accustomed to, and I enjoyed those features, as well as the several twisty turns of plot.
Date published: 2015-06-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The overlook Excellent book. I would highly recommend.
Date published: 2014-11-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from TheOverlook Good as usual from Connelly.
Date published: 2014-06-01
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good but... ...not quite as riveting as his others. Nice twists and turns.
Date published: 2013-09-02