The Lincoln Lawyer

A Novel

Connelly, Michael

(Book - 2005)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Lincoln Lawyer
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, c2005
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0316734934
Characteristics: 404 p. ;,25 cm


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I'm on Page 215 right now and its climbing the list of favorite Legal thrillers. This is a really good book.

Mar 27, 2014
  • QED rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I thought this was one of his best works. Great read!! I'm now going to reserve the movie and hope they didn't make too many changes from the book.

Mar 21, 2013
  • Tannisz rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

a great read!

Jul 19, 2012
  • aaa5756 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

The book was okay – but not one of my favorites.

Jul 17, 2012
  • grandquilter rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Loved this book. Couldn't put it down. I didn't know they were making it a movie and just after I finished the book it came to the theater. Good read, good movie.

Mar 03, 2012
  • writer13 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Michael Connelly certainly has a winner in the character of Mickey Haller. He's the perfect modern day embodiment of the irascible scoundrel of days gone by. The guy defends the scum of the earth, putting killers and rapists back on the street based on technicalities, and yet the reader loves him. In the hands of a lesser writer this book would've been a train wreck but Connelly has crafted a true gem here.

Dec 12, 2011
  • squarewheels rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Very impressed with this book!

Oct 15, 2011
  • Reeltime rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

This is a good Connelly book - main character is a sligjhtly dodgy lawyer but not really (in hid heart??) - just does what he needs to to get by - Made into film Good storey and chasracters with plenty of twists

Aug 23, 2011
  • Trackstar048 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

AMAZING BOOK!!! Absolutely one of the best!

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Aug 15, 2011
  • LuluY rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Micky Haller is a sleazy defense lawyer who will defend anyone as long as that person keeps the cash flowing. He has only one fear- to condemn an innocent man to jail. When he is paid by a seemingly rich Mamma's boy to defend him in a trial where he claims to be innocent, Haller finds himself dragged into a dark world of murder and lies. How does one go about defending pure evil?


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