The Late Show, Michael Connelly
  • List: $26.98  |  Sale: $18.89
    Club: $13.49
    • Facebook Share
    • Twitter Share
    • Pinterest Share

Details

The Late Show

Author: Michael Connelly

Narrator: Katherine Moennig

Unabridged: 9 hr 23 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Hachette Audio

Published: 07/18/2017

Genre: Fiction - Suspense

Synopsis

#1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly introduces Renee Ballard, a fierce young detective fighting to prove herself on the LAPD's toughest beat--the Late Show. Renee Ballard works the midnight shift in Hollywood, beginning many investigations but finishing few, as each morning she turns everything over to the daytime units. It's a frustrating job for a once up-and-coming detective, but it's no accident. She's been given this beat as punishment after filing a sexual harassment complaint against a supervisor. But one night Ballard catches two assignments she doesn't want to part with. First, a prostitute is brutally beaten and left for dead in a parking lot. All signs point to a crime of premeditation, not passion, by someone with big evil on his mind. Then she sees a young waitress breathe her last after being caught up in a nightclub shooting. Though dubbed a peripheral victim, the waitress buys Ballard a way in, and this time she is determined not to give up at dawn. Against orders and her partner's wishes, she works both cases by day while maintaining her shift by night. As the investigations intertwine, Ballard is forced to face her own demons and confront a danger she could never have imagined. To find justice for these victims who can't speak for themselves, she must put not only her career but her life on the line. Propulsive as a jolt of adrenaline and featuring a bold and defiant new heroien, The Late Show is yet more proof that Michael Connelly is "a master of the genre" (Washington Post).

Recommended

The 5th Horseman, James Patterson
The 5th Horseman
by James Patterson

It is a wild race against time as Lieutenant Lindsay Boxer and the newest member of the Women's Murder Club, attorney Yuki Castellano, lead an investigation into a string of mysterious patient deaths--and reveal a hospital administration determined...

Narrator: Carolyn McCormick
Published: 02/27/2006

Mad River, John Sandford
Mad River
by John Sandford

Bonnie and Clyde, they thought. And what’s-his-name, the sidekick. Three teenagers with dead-end lives, and chips on their shoulders, and guns.The first person they killed was a highway patrolman. The second was a woman during a robbery. Then,...

Narrator: Eric Conger
Published: 10/02/2012

The Burning Room, Michael Connelly
The Burning Room
by Michael Connelly

A special signed limited edition of the new thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly follows Detective Harry Bosch and his new partner as they investigate a recent murder where the trigger was pulled nine years earlier.In...

Narrator: Titus Welliver
Published: 11/03/2014

Run for Your Life, James Patterson
Run for Your Life
by James Patterson

A calculating killer who calls himself The Teacher is taking on New York City, killing the powerful, the arrogant, the don't-give-a-darnst-about-anyone rich. For some New Yorkers it seems that the rich were getting what they deserve at last. For Ne...

Narrator: Bobby Cannavale
Published: 02/02/2009

Two Kinds of Truth, Michael Connelly
Two Kinds of Truth
by Michael Connelly

Harry Bosch searches for the truth in the new thriller from #1 NYT bestselling author Michael ConnellyAn NPR Best Book of 2017A Times Critics' Top Book of 2017 A Barnes & Noble Best Book of 2017A South Florida Sun-Sentinel Best Mystery of 2017An Am...

Narrator: Titus Welliver
Published: 10/31/2017

Stone Cold, David Baldacci
Stone Cold
by David Baldacci

Recurring characters Oliver Stone and his Camel Club are back to save the life of beautiful con-artist, to implicate shady casino king, and to solve a string of murders of Washington D.C. political staffers.

Narrator: Ron McLarty
Published: 11/06/2007

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Book 1 of the Millennium Trilogy, Stieg Larsson
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
by Stieg Larsson

A spellbinding amalgam of murder mystery, family saga, love story, and financial intrigue.It’s about the disappearance forty years ago of Harriet Vanger, a young scion of one of the wealthiest families in Sweden . . . and about her octogenaria...

Narrator: Simon Vance,Reg Keeland
Published: 09/16/2008

Cross My Heart, James Patterson
Cross My Heart
by James Patterson

James Patterson raises the stakes to their highest level, ever-when Alex Cross becomes the obsession of a genius of menace set on proving that he is the greatest mind in the history of crime. Detective Alex Cross is a family man at heart--nothing m...

Narrator: Michael Boatman
Published: 11/25/2013

The Wrong Side of Goodbye, Michael Connelly
The Wrong Side of Goodbye
by Michael Connelly

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER#1 USA TODAY BESTSELLERNotable Book of 2016 --Washington Post10 Favorite Books of 2016 -- Colette Bancroft, Tampa Bay Times10 Best Mysteries of 2016 -- Adam Woog, Seattle TimesDetective Harry Bosch must track down someon...

Narrator: Titus Welliver
Published: 11/01/2016

About the Author

Author Michael Connelly was born in Philadelphia PA in 1956. His genre of choice are crime fiction and thrillers. The term "detectiveis used to describe many of his works, such as those featuring LAPD Detective HieronymusBosch or criminal defense attorney Mickey Haller. Most every reader is familiar with those characters. A fun fact is that Connelly recreated a lot of publicity when President Bill Clinton was exiting a bookstore carrying the Connelly novel, "The Concrete Blonde "Harry novels

Connelly wrote which was adapted to film with Cline Eastwood as director and playing the lead actor as character FBI agent Terry McCabe. The book and movie were based on the "survivorsthat a person has after a heart transplant. s interest in the world of crime investigation come when he was 16 and one night on his way home from working as a dishwasher, he witnessed a man throwing an object into a hedge. Curious, he retrieved the object which ended up being a gun wrapped in a flannel shirt. A great happening for a future fictional crime novelist.

{"id":"1732555","ean":"9781619694316","abr":"Unabridged","title":"The Late Show","subtitle":"","author":"Michael Connelly","rating_average":"4.11","narrator":"Katherine Moennig","ubr_id":"1732555","abr_id":"1732181","ubr_price":"26.98","abr_price":"24.98","ubr_memprice":"17.54","abr_memprice":"16.24","ubr_narrator":"Katherine Moennig","abr_narrator":"Katherine Moennig","ubr_length":"Unabridged: 9 hr 30 min","abr_length":"Abridged: 6 hr 30 min"}