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The Overlook

By: Michael Connelly
Narrated by: Len Cariou
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Summary

When a physicist is murdered in LA it seems the killer has no fear of publicity, leaving the body on The Mulholland overlook, a site with a stunning view over the city. And when it's discovered that the victim turned over a quantity of a lethal chemical to his killer before he died, Harry knows he has more than just a single death to worry about. Alongside the forces of Homeland Security, Harry realises he must solve the murder or face unimaginable consequences.

©2007 Hieronymous, Inc (P)2007 Hachette Audio

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Overlook

Story well plotted, fair narrative, performance could have been better compared to other connelly titles.

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Another great Bosch story

Great story with a nice twist at the end - love the music touch - it gives the narration a bit of a “Bosch” atmosphere

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Another good Bosch adventure

Good story, well read. I'm reading all the stories in order and enjoying how Bosch develops as they go.

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Strong story, superb performance

Len Cariou's readings of the Bosch novels are superb. I've bought several just for this. Handles dialogue immaculately, especially humour. Keeps you listening. One of the shorter Bosch's, with a touch of "24" (the whole case is done and dusted in under a day).

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superb

absolutely superb. gripping novel from start to finish with the usual Connelly twists and turns

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A bit short

Good story overall but a bit brief compared to others in this series. Good performance.

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love these books

Good listen with the usual twists and turns. I neve4 want the books to end and dreading getting to the last book!

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Rachel’s voice is wrong

I love all Harry Bosch books. Well written and having read them all I’m now enjoying the audio books.

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Thin

I love the Bosch series, and many of the familiar ingredients are here. But the core plot is simpler than usual, and there is less underlying action, hence also very little character exploration.

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Great, but just too short.

Great book, as are all of the Bosch books so far, but way too short.

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