By Michael Connelly
Harry Bosch investigates while a legal professional is murdered nights ahead of the start of his landmark trial opposed to the LAPD.
whilst the physique of high-profile black attorney Howard Elias is located inside of one of many automobiles on Angels Flight, a funicular railway in downtown l. a., there's no longer a detective within the urban who'll contact the case.
Murdered at the eve of a lawsuit on behalf of Michael Harris, Elias's speciality was once prosecuting circumstances of police brutality, corruption and racism. like all different cop, Harry Bosch believed Harris accountable as accused of the rape and homicide of a 12-year-old woman. Elias's civil motion used to be imagined to disclose the LAPD and demonstrate the genuine killer. Now it's all right down to Bosch and it capacity digging deep right into a minefield of suspicion and hate buried in his personal backyard.
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For one humming minute they stared at each other. Then there was movement, and mourners came between them as they left the church. When Eve stepped into the aisle to search him out again, he was gone. She joined the long line of cars and limos on the journey to the cemetery. Above, the hearse and the family vehicles flew solemnly. Only the very rich could afford body internment. Only the obsessively traditional still put their dead into the ground. Frowning, her fingers tapping the wheel, she relayed her observations into her recorder.
04-26-02 08:51:16 PENG1A U011 NAKED IN DEATH 33 Doctor the discs. As a resident of the building, it would have been simple for him to gain access to security. Then he could have popped back into bed with his client. It was too bad that the scenario was plausible, Eve thought as she reached the lobby. She liked him. But until she checked his alibi thoroughly, Charles Monroe was now at the top of her short list. 04-26-02 08:51:16 PENG1A U011 chapter three Eve hated funerals. She detested the rite human beings insisted on giving death.
Robb He lifted his eyes again. ” Eve rose, tucked her recorder away. “Don’t take any out-of-town trips, Charles. ” He stood as well, smiled again. “You’re easy to talk to for a cop . . ” Experimentally, he skimmed a fingertip down her arm. When her brows lifted, he took the fingertip over her jawline. ” “Well, I’ve got a couple of hours, and you’re very attractive. Big golden eyes,” he murmured. “This little dip right in your chin. ” She waited while he lowered his head, while his lips hovered just above hers.
Angels Flight (Harry Bosch, Book 6) by Michael Connelly