Dear Library Patrons, The mission of NYPL is to inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge, and strengthen our communities. Government support only pays for a portion of our work, so we rely on you to help - from stocking our shelves with amazing books, expanding our e-Book selection, classes, events, or even making free WiFi accessible to all. We are trying to raise $425,000 by December 31: an ambitious goal, but one that will fund incredible learning and reading in our community. Please consider donating to help keep our services free to all New Yorkers in 2015 >>

[]
[]

The Gods of Guilt

A Novel

Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Gods of Guilt
 Add a Comment  Add Tags
Print
" Defense attorney Mickey Haller returns with a haunting case in the gripping new thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly. Mickey Haller gets the text, "Call me ASAP - 187," and the California penal code for murder immediately gets his attention. Murder cases have the highest stakes and the biggest paydays, and they always mean Haller has to be at the top of his game. When Mickey learns that the victim was his own former client, a prostitute he thought he had rescued and put on the straight and narrow path, he knows he is on the hook for this one. He soon finds out that she was back in LA and back in the life. Far from saving her, Mickey may have been the one who put her in danger. Haunted by the ghosts of his past, Mickey must work tirelessly and bring all his skill to bear on a case that could mean his ultimate redemption or proof of his ultimate guilt. The Gods of Guilt shows once again why "Michael Connelly excels, easily surpassing John Grisham in the building of courtroom suspense" (Los Angeles Times)"--

Series that include this title

Edition: First edition
ISBN: 0316069515
9780316069519
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY C
Characteristics: 387 pages ; 25 cm.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

Aug 16, 2014
  • denise99 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Another well written Lincoln Lawyer novel.

Jul 21, 2014
  • ksarnold rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

"The Gods of Guilt" is the most recent title in Michael Connelly's Lincoln Lawyer series. Per usual, protagonist Mickey Haller takes a licking and comes up still ticking.

Jun 12, 2014
  • ndexter rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Connelly's character, the Lincoln Lawyer has become boring, and the plot and storyline predictable. Haller defends a murder suspect where there's introduced prostitution solicitation online, controlled via a computer guru, in a pseudo pimp role. Included is the overall duties and activities of trial lawyers(prosecution & defense), the court room procedures, jury, judge and their interactions at a trail

May 16, 2014
  • AitchmarkB52 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Not bad. Not great. Solid.

Apr 01, 2014
  • schillea8 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Another great book with the Lincoln Lawyer- twists and turns!

Mar 29, 2014
  • 23305013033655 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

He just gets better and better.

Mar 17, 2014
  • RichardPaul rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

The gods of guilt ---- by Micheal Connelly - C- 2014 ---- Great story! ---- Mr. Connelly did some house cleaning and has me waiting for the next story. The new storyline should be really interesting. ----- Enjoy! ---- RichardPaul (finished 3-17-2014) Five Stars!!

Another must read from Micheal Connelly! He has to keep them coming.
I have a hard time putting down his books!

Feb 23, 2014
  • Birdwatcher rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Not his best but still a cut above most thrillers.

Feb 13, 2014
  • QED rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Very entertaining book and time well spent. Court room drama at it's best!

View All Comments

Quotes

Add a Quote

Apr 01, 2014
  • schillea8 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Everybody has a jury, the voices they carry inside. Earl Briggs sits on my jury, Gloria Dayton, too. They are there with Katie and Sandy, my mother, my father, and soon Legal Siegel as well. Those I have loved and those I have hurt. Those who bless me and those who haunt me. My gods of guilt. Every day I carry on and I carry them close. Every day I step into the well before them and I argue my case.”

Videos

Add a Video

Apr 01, 2014
  • schillea8 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Gods of Guilt

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.

Find it at NYPL

  Loading...

Other Formats

Buy It Now

Support your library, keep it forever!

View Purchase Options Learn more about this program

Your Cart

Hello! We noticed you have the following items in your cart right now:

If you'd still like to purchase the items you have in your cart, you can do that now.

You'll be able to purchase your eBook after you have checked out your current cart.

The Gods of Guilt
Connelly, Michael, 1956-
The Gods of Guilt

To continue with your eBook purchase immediately, you can clear your cart by clicking below.

All items will be removed from your cart.


I'd like to keep browsing! I'll decide later.

Explore Further


Browse the Shelf

Subject Headings


Recommendations

  Loading...

Powered by BiblioCommons.
app08 Version eventuell-fix Last updated 2014/11/26 13:11