"Disappointed with this one of Connellys. Oh, the thriller/police procedural stuff is there; the new partner is gnarley, etc. etc. What I miss is the writing quality, the asides of Bosch's philosophy and, in general, the sense of place. I'll giv..."
"Despite the seeming Mickey Spillane-type cover, inside hides a whirlwind tour of a once grand hotel cum whorehouse cum college student dorm cum rehabbed condo. Little triads of the story (1946, 1986, and 2014) focus on attempts to find a treasure ..."