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The Resource The Late Show

The Late Show

Label
The Late Show
Title
The Late Show
Statement of responsibility
Michael Connelly
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Excellent series launch ... What follows is classic Connelly: a master class of LAPD internal politics and culture, good old-fashioned detective work, and state-of-the-art forensic science - plus a protagonist who's smart, relentless, and reflective ... once again, he delivers.' - starred review in Publishers WeeklyLos Angeles can be a dangerous city - never more so than in the dead of night.Renee Ballard works the night shift at the LAPD in Hollywood, beginning many investigations but finishing none as each morning she turns her cases over to day shift detectives. A once up-and-coming detective, she's been given this beat as punishment after filing a sexual harassment complaint against a supervisor.But one night she catches two cases she doesn't want to part with: the brutal beating of a prostitute left for dead in a parking lot and the killing of a young woman in a nightclub shooting. Ballard is determined not to give up at dawn. Against orders and her own partner's wishes, she works both cases by day while maintaining her shift by night.As the cases entwine, they pull her closer to her own demons and the reason she won't give up her job - no matter what the department throws at her
Member of
Summary
Relegated to the night shift after filing a sexual harassment complaint against a supervisor, a once up-and-coming LAPD detective disobeys orders by refusing to walk away from two cases, including an assault on a prostitute and the death of a young woman in a nightclub shooting
Storyline
Writing style
Character
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10563418
Cataloging source
BT
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1956-
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Connelly, Michael
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Renee Ballard novels
Series volume
0001
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  • Fiction
  • Mystery
Target audience
adult
Label
The Late Show
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b3184017-3d41-4537-a2b4-633832da3f73
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781760638740
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Late Show
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b3184017-3d41-4537-a2b4-633832da3f73
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781760638740
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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