Pocketbook Michael Connelly The Scarecrow

ISBN 13: 9780446401203

The Scarecrow

Valutazione media 4,03
( su 26.089 valutazioni fornite da Goodreads )
 
9780446401203: The Scarecrow

FROM THE #1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE BOSCH SERIES AND THE LINCOLN LAWYER SERIES

"Michael Connelly...has the nerve and timing of a whole SWAT team."--New York Times

"Michael Connelly...adds the intricate plotting and perfect-pitch dialogue that keeps The Scarecrow scary. Together, they hook the reader early and never let up."--
Philadelphia Inquirer

"An addictive read that, once it grabs you in those first few pages, won't let go of you."--Boston Globe


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 paper to write the definitive murder story of his career.

He focuses on Alonzo Winslow, a sixteen-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.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

Review:

Book Description
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 paper to 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.

Michael Connelly and Janet Evanovich: Author One-to-One
In this Amazon exclusive, we brought together blockbuster authors Michael Connelly and Janet Evanovich and asked them to interview each other. Find out what two of the top authors of their genres have to say about their characters, writing process, and more. Janet Evanovich is the bestselling author of the Stephanie Plum novels, including Finger Lickin' Fifteen, twelve romance novels, the Alexandra Barnaby novels, and How I Write: Secrets of a Bestselling Author. Read on to see Janet Evanovich's questions for Michael Connelly, or turn the tables to see what Connelly asked Evanovich.

Evanovich: So dude,... Okay, you're back in Florida. Do you ever get to the beach? And when and if you get to the beach...is Harry Bosch with you? And what kind of beachwear are you guys sporting? Flip-flops? Crocs? Speedo? Board shorts?

Connelly: I go to the beach often on weekends. Board shorts are required and I wear flip-flops with the built in bottle opener. Comes in handy. In Florida we rarely have waves, unless there is a hurricane in the Gulf. So I have taken up paddle-boarding, which essentially involves a big surfboard that you stand on and paddle. Still a balancing act, but easier than surfing, and you don't need waves.

Evanovich: What will a bookstore look like in 2020? Will we all be downloading?

Connelly: Good question. Since it is only eleven years from now, I think there will still be a solid population of "old school" readers who need the book in their hands. The question is, will they get it at a bookstore or will we have a Kindle 9.0 device that manufactures a book for you at home, complete with photo of author in a bomber jacket.

Evanovich: If everybody is downloading in 2020 what the heck will we be signing on book tour? Body parts? Kindle cases?

Connelly: I signed two Kindles yesterday. One person asked me to leave room for signatures from you and Dennis Lehane. So next time you're in Seattle she'll be in your line.

Evanovich: Do you eat when you write? Beer nuts? M&Ms? Just coffee? What keeps you from falling out of the chair in a narcoleptic stupor?

Connelly: Have you ever seen what eating Cheetos can do to a keyboard? I have to say I am addicted to Coke. I always have a glass of it nearby. I eat a lot of candy, too. Keeps me going. Smarties are a great writing tool. I often need to raid my daughter's stash and then there is trouble on the home front.

Evanovich: Are you a messy guy or a neat guy? Do you keep clutter on your desk? In your head? Are there soda cans and crumpled fast food wrappers rolling around on the floor of your car?

Connelly: I keep a clean car but a desk that gets progressively messier as I write a book. When I am finished with the book, I clean up the desk—and eat all the stray Smarties found under the paperwork. The clean desk then promotes the start of the next book.

Evanovich: The new book, The Scarecrow sounds terrific, and I know it's followed by Harry Bosch in Nine Dragons in the fall. Does your publisher prefer one series over another? And do you find one series to be more commercially viable than another?

Connelly: They let me do what I want. I like writing about Harry Bosch and he's pretty popular, but usually when I write a standalone it widens the audience a bit.

Evanovich: Want to meet me in a bar in Ft. Myers? Is that halfway?

Connelly: Name the place.

About the Author:

Michael Connelly is the bestselling author of the Harry Bosch series of novels as well as The Poet, Blood Work, Void Moon, Chasing the Dime, and the #1 "New York Times "bestseller "The Lincoln Lawyer." He is a former newspaper reporter who has won numerous awards for his journalism and his novels. He spends his time in California and Florida.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

Michael Connelly
Editore: Time Warner Trade Publishing, United States (2010)
ISBN 10: 044640120X ISBN 13: 9780446401203
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 10
Da
The Book Depository US
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Time Warner Trade Publishing, United States, 2010. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Reprint. Language: English . Brand New Book. FROM THE #1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE BOSCH SERIES AND THE LINCOLN LAWYER SERIES Michael Connelly.has the nerve and timing of a whole SWAT team. --New York Times Michael Connelly.adds the intricate plotting and perfect-pitch dialogue that keeps The Scarecrow scary. Together, they hook the reader early and never let up. --Philadelphia Inquirer An addictive read that, once it grabs you in those first few pages, won t let go of you. --Boston Globe 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 paper to write the definitive murder story of his career. He focuses on Alonzo Winslow, a sixteen-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. Codice libro della libreria AAS9780446401203

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 7,92
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

Michael Connelly
Editore: Time Warner Trade Publishing, United States (2010)
ISBN 10: 044640120X ISBN 13: 9780446401203
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 10
Da
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Time Warner Trade Publishing, United States, 2010. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Reprint. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. FROM THE #1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE BOSCH SERIES AND THE LINCOLN LAWYER SERIES Michael Connelly.has the nerve and timing of a whole SWAT team. --New York Times Michael Connelly.adds the intricate plotting and perfect-pitch dialogue that keeps The Scarecrow scary. Together, they hook the reader early and never let up. --Philadelphia Inquirer An addictive read that, once it grabs you in those first few pages, won t let go of you. --Boston Globe 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 paper to write the definitive murder story of his career. He focuses on Alonzo Winslow, a sixteen-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. Codice libro della libreria BTE9780446401203

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 9,00
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

Michael Connelly
Editore: Time Warner Trade Publishing, United States (2010)
ISBN 10: 044640120X ISBN 13: 9780446401203
Nuovi Paperback Quantità: 10
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Time Warner Trade Publishing, United States, 2010. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Reprint. Language: English . Brand New Book. FROM THE #1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE BOSCH SERIES AND THE LINCOLN LAWYER SERIES Michael Connelly.has the nerve and timing of a whole SWAT team. --New York Times Michael Connelly.adds the intricate plotting and perfect-pitch dialogue that keeps The Scarecrow scary. Together, they hook the reader early and never let up. --Philadelphia Inquirer An addictive read that, once it grabs you in those first few pages, won t let go of you. --Boston Globe 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 paper to write the definitive murder story of his career. He focuses on Alonzo Winslow, a sixteen-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. Codice libro della libreria AAS9780446401203

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 9,00
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

Connelly, Michael
Editore: Grand Central Pub 2010/01/26 (2010)
ISBN 10: 044640120X ISBN 13: 9780446401203
Nuovi PAPERBACK Quantità: 5
Da
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Grand Central Pub 2010/01/26, 2010. PAPERBACK. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria NU-BNT-00022345

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 7,08
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,27
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

Michael Connelly
Editore: Time Warner Trade Publishing
ISBN 10: 044640120X ISBN 13: 9780446401203
Nuovi Paperback / softback Quantità: 4
Da
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Time Warner Trade Publishing. Paperback / softback. Condizione libro: new. BRAND NEW, The Scarecrow, Michael Connelly, The instant #1 bestseller from author Michael Connelly--"the best mystery writer in the world" ("GQ")--brings back the hero of The Poet in a terrifying new thriller. 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 paper to 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. Codice libro della libreria B9780446401203

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 4,97
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 6,52
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Michael Connelly (author), Peter Giles (read by)
Editore: Grand Central Publishing 2010-02-01, S.l. (2010)
ISBN 10: 044640120X ISBN 13: 9780446401203
Nuovi paperback Quantità: 10
Da
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Grand Central Publishing 2010-02-01, S.l., 2010. paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 9780446401203

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 9,01
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 4,38
Da: Regno Unito a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

Michael Connelly
ISBN 10: 044640120X ISBN 13: 9780446401203
Nuovi Quantità: 2
Da
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Codice libro della libreria 97804464012030000000

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 14,57
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: U.S.A. a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Connelly, Michael
ISBN 10: 044640120X ISBN 13: 9780446401203
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro 2010. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria IB-9780446401203

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 4,95
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 9,78
Da: U.S.A. a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Connelly, Michael
ISBN 10: 044640120X ISBN 13: 9780446401203
Nuovi Mass Market Paperbound Quantità: > 20
Da
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Mass Market Paperbound. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 838115

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 5,10
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 10,62
Da: U.S.A. a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

10.

Connelly, Michael
ISBN 10: 044640120X ISBN 13: 9780446401203
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro 2010. PAP. Condizione libro: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Codice libro della libreria VH-9780446401203

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 4,16
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 12,76
Da: U.S.A. a: Italia
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro