The Last Coyote

Also available in: Spanish

Synopsis of The Last Coyote

LAPD detective Harry Bosch is down on his luck – his house is condemned in the aftermath of the earthquake, his girlfriend has left him and he has been suspended for attacking his superior officer.

To occupy time, he examines the old case files covering a murder which took place on October 28, 1961. The victim was Marjorie Phillips Lowe – his mother . . .

The case forces Bosch to confront the demons of the past, and as he digs deeper into the case, he discovers a trail of cover-ups that lead to the high-ups in the Hollywood Hills . . .

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In The Last Coyote we find Harry Bosch investigating the murder of his mother, a prostitute, more than 30 years prior. Getting in trouble with Internal Affairs as usual, but supported, and this is new, by Deputy Principal Irvin Irving.

Good plot, with its hints of humor, and unexpected ending. It may take a little bit to get into it, but it gets better as the story progresses.

It’s not Michael Connelly’s best, but it’s good. Recommended.

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Series:  Harry Bosch; 4

Publisher: Orion
Year 2009
ISBN 9781409116899

Language: English
Format: eBook

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