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The Overlook (Harry Bosch, Book 13) by Michael Connelly

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By Michael Connelly

In his first case when you consider that he left the LAPD's Open Unsolved Unit for the celebrated murder targeted squad, Harry Bosch is termed out to enquire a homicide that could have chilling effects for nationwide safety. a physician with entry to a deadly radioactive substance is located murdered within the trunk of his vehicle. Retracing his steps, Harry learns that a huge volume of radioactive cesium was once stolen almost immediately earlier than the doctor's demise. With the cesium in unknown fingers, Harry fears the homicide will be a part of a terrorist plot to poison a massive American urban.
Soon, Bosch is in a race opposed to time, not just opposed to the culprits, but additionally opposed to the dep. of place of birth safety and the FBI (in the shape of Harry's one-time lover Rachel Walling), who're confident that this situation is simply too vital for the likes of the LAPD. it truly is Bosch's task to end up them all unsuitable.

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She caught the faintest whiff of leather on his warm puppy breath. “Aren’t you cute? ” Simon snarled it. “An escape artist who doesn’t sleep. If I take my eye off him for two minutes, he eats something or breaks something or finds the most inappropriate place to relieve himself. ” She snuggled the pup. ” Simon shot a look at the dog that didn’t speak of returning sloppy kisses. ” “Very appropriate. ” She crouched down with him, then signaled her dogs to release. As they trotted over, she set the puppy on the ground.

Revived, rested, fascinated with everything, Hugh talked nonstop. Amused, Fiona let him ramble and dreamed of a vat of coffee, an enormous burger and a gallon bucket of fries. When she spotted the house through the trees, she dug out another gear and quickened her pace. They’d barely cleared the line when Rosie and Devin ran out of the house. Fiona crouched. “Off you go, Hugh. ” She stayed down, slung her arm around Peck, whose entire body wagged with joy. “Yeah,” she murmured to him as Devin beat his wife by a couple lopes and snatched Hugh up.

Big hands, she noted, on the ends of long arms. Like the boots, the leather jacket he wore had some years on it. But the truck looked new. ” she called out, and he stopped frowning at the training area to turn toward her. ” His voice had an edge to it, not anger so much as that annoyance she read on his face. Behind her Bogart gave a little whine. ” She stepped off the porch as he started toward her, watched his gaze skim over her three guardians. ” His eyes, tawny, like warm, deeply steeped tea, shifted back to her.

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