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The Brass Verdict (original 2008; edition 2010)

by Michael Connelly

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Title:The Brass Verdict
Authors:Michael Connelly
Info:Grand Central Publishing (2010), Edition: Reprint, Paperback, 448 pages
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The Brass Verdict by Michael Connelly (2008)

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Another solid legal thriller with Mickey Haller defending a murderer. ( )
  kale.dyer | Aug 16, 2016 |
This is an excellent book and seemed to read itself! Very difficult to put book down and plenty of twists and turns. Feels quite different to other legal thrillers.
Now read the first two in the series and have enjoyed them both - a lot! A good reading style, a good story, good characters, twists and turns, pace in the story, good courtroom action, clever story lines and flawed main character. What more could you want?
I look forward to continuing with this series. ( )
  Andrew-theQM | Jun 20, 2016 |
Lawyer Mickey Haller has no office. He works out of the back Seat of his limo. In this novel he inherits the clients of a recently deceased lawyer. One client in particular becomes the focus of much of Haller's time. As he deals with an unexpectedly large workload after a year away from work, his main case brings him into contact, and conflict, with his half brother, Harry Bosch. ( )
  NapoABC | Apr 22, 2016 |
Less Bosch, more Mickey. ( )
  kerbytejas | Mar 25, 2016 |
Micky Haller, Defense lawyer, takes on a high-profile case when the original lawyer is murdered in his car in the office parking garage. The case is about a famous movie director accused of murdering his wife and her lover. Mickey and his team work at finding out who's telling the truth and who's lying and why was the previous lawyer killed.

This is the first Micky Haller book I've read. I've read several of the Harry Bosch ones. Mickey Haller is likable and a bit brash. There was a lot of courtroom drama and defense strategy. Harry Bosch is included as a secondary character helping Mickey. I enjoyed the story but did find that the ending had to explain a bit too much about why the lawyer was murdered. ( )
  gaylebutz | Feb 26, 2016 |
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Michael Connellyprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Connelly, Michaelsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Pausch, Randysecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Peacock, Carosecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sparks, Nicholassecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Zaslow, Jeffreysecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0316166294, Hardcover)

Things are finally looking up for defense attorney Mickey Haller. After two years of wrong turns, Haller is back in the courtroom. When Hollywood lawyer Jerry Vincent is murdered, Haller inherits his biggest case yet: the defense of Walter Elliott, a prominent studio executive accused of murdering his wife and her lover. But as Haller prepares for the case that could launch him into the big time, he learns that Vincent's killer may be coming for him next.

Enter Harry Bosch. Determined to find Vincent's killer, he is not opposed to using Haller as bait. But as danger mounts and the stakes rise, these two loners realize their only choice is to work together.

Bringing together Michael Connelly's two most popular characters, The Brass Verdict is sure to be his biggest book yet.

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When Hollywood lawyer Jerry Vincent is murdered, Mickey Haller (of "The Lincoln Lawyer" fame) inherits his biggest case yet: the defense of Walter Elliott, a prominent studio executive accused of murdering his wife and her lover. But as Haller prepares for the case that could launch him into the big time, he learns that Vincent's killer may be coming for him next. Enter Harry Bosch. Determined to find Vincent's killer, he is not opposed to using Haller as bait. But as danger mounts and the stakes rise, these two loners realize their only choice is to work together.… (more)

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