Sound of Redemption: The Frank Morgan Project

Michael is producing a documentary film about the late jazz saxophonist Frank Morgan. The film, Sound of Redemption, will focus on Frank’s tale of redemption from drug addict, conman and convict to beloved elder statesman of jazz. This documentary film is being directed by N.C. Heikin.


Mickey Haller has fallen on tough times. He expands his business into foreclosure defense, only to see one of his clients accused of killing the banker she blames for trying to take her home. Available now in mass market paperback in the US and Canada.

Researching THE DROP

The Drop research videoWhile in the process of researching his novel, The Drop, Michael Connelly invited two veteran homicide investigators with the LAPD to room 79 at the Chateau Marmont hotel. It’s the same room in the novel that becomes a crime scene. Connelly asked Detectives Rick Jackson and Tim Marcia to tell him how they would handle the scene. Many of their suggestions were used in the book.