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Reviews from Lord Taylor of Glencoe

The Last Coyote

The Last Coyote: Michael Connelly, September 12—20, 2016 My rating: ♦♦♦♦♦ That is how to write a follow-up. Bosch returns in The Last Coyote. He’s suspended following a violent altercation with Lieutenant … Continue reading

September 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Concrete Blonde

The Concrete Blonde: Michael Connelly, October 5—12, 2015 My rating: ♦♦♦♦♦ Fans of Mickey Haller will see some familiar territory for Connelly as Detective Bosch faces up to his actions in … Continue reading

October 12, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Black Ice

The Black Ice: Michael Connelly, August 4—15, 2014 My rating: ♦♦♦♦◊ Harry Bosch is even better in his second outing. The Black Ice refers to a new super drug being manufactured … Continue reading

August 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Black Echo

The Black Echo: Michael Connelly, August 1—September 9, 2013 My rating: ♦♦♦◊◊ Detective Harry Bosch makes his debut in The Black Echo in which the Vietnam veteran investigates the murder … Continue reading

September 9, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Lincoln Lawyer

The Lincoln Lawyer: Michael Connelly, January 13—18, 2012 My rating: ♦♦♦♦♦ In the prequel to The Brass Verdict, defence lawyer Mickey Haller must represent a man accused of brutally attacking … Continue reading

January 18, 2012 · 2 Comments

Author Cloud

@Queen_UK Adolf Hitler agatha christie Alan Clements Alastair Campbell Aldous Huxley Aleksandr Orlov Alex Shaffer Andrew Neiderman Anthony Burgess Arthur Miller Bateman Ben Brooks Ben Elton Bram Stoker Bret Easton Ellis C.J. Cherryh Carolyn Jess-Cooke Charles Dickens Chuck Palahniuk Dan Brown Dante Alighieri dashiell hammett david baldacci David Brin David Glattauer David Kirkpatrick David Line David Tennant David Wolstencroft Dylan Jones E.L. James Edgar Allen Poe Emilia Fox Eoin Colfer Erica Spindler Frank Peretti Gabrielle Lord Gareth Roberts Geoff Ryman George Orwell George R. R. Martin George W. Bush Gillian Flynn Gillian Slovo Graham Greene Guy Piran Harper Lee Harriet Lane Herman Koch Ian Rankin J.K. Rowling Jack Thorne Jacqueline Rayner James Herbert James Patterson Jasper Fforde Jeff Green Jeff Kinney Jeffrey Archer Jem Lester Jenny Robson Jeremy Clarkson Jerry B. Jenkins Jim Thompson John Crowther John Green John Grisham John Tiffany John Verdon Jonas Jonasson Judith Kerr Juliana Foster Justin Richards Kaci Hill Karen Levine Keeley Bolger Louis Walsh malorie blackman Marissa Meyer Mark Haddon Mark Z. Danielewski Martin Sixsmith Mary Higgins Clark Mary McNamara Matt Haig Matthew Ravden Michael Berry Michael Connelly Michael Morpurgo Michael Quirke Miguel de Cervantes Mike Lancaster Morris Gleitzman Morton Rhue Neil Sinclair Nick Hornby Nick Page Patricia Cornwell Patricia Stotley Patrick Ness Paula Hawkins Paul Johnston Peter James Phil Allcock R.J. Palacio Rachelle Dekker Raymond Chandler Richard Bachman Robert Louis Stevenson Robert Ludlum Robin Cook Robin Kirkpatrick sandra brown Sebastian Beaumont Sharon Osbourne Stella Rimmington Stephen Cole Stephen King Steve Lookner Steve Lyons Stuart MacBride Sue Townsend Suzanne Collins ted dekker Terry Pratchett Tim LaHaye Tim Randall Todd Strasser Tom Avery Tom Bower Tom Cain Tom Hoyle tony blair William Golding William P. Young William Shakespeare