The Brass Verdict

A Novel
By Michael Connelly (Hardcover Book, 2008)
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.

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.

Michael Connelly, a #1 New York Times bestselling novelist and a former journalist, has won numerous crime fiction prizes. He lives in Florida.

  • PRAISE FOR THE OVERLOOK:

    "Connelly succeeds, again, at creating a first-rate crime novel--fast-paced and dizzying. . . . Connelly, once again, has hit a home run." (Denver Post).

  • "If Bosch is our detective, Connelly is our laureate, proving again that popular fiction at its best . . . is also literature." (Los Angeles Times).

  • PRAISE FOR THE LINCOLN LAWYER:

    "Mr. Connelly hurtles into the realm of the legal thriller with excitingly renewed energy and a full bag of tricks." (New York Times).

  • "Connelly's work has it all--sharply drawn, engaging characters, snappy dialogue and a plot that moves like a shot of Red Bull." (San Francisco Chronicle).

  • (Publishers Weekly).

  • (Library Journal).

Product Details

The Brass Verdict
  • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
  • Price: $28.99 US/$31.99 CAN
  • Pages: 656
  • Physical Dimensions: 6" x 9-1/4"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316024624
  • On Sale Date: 10/14/2008
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The Brass Verdict