All the Mickey Haller Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Originally introduced as the half brother to the popular Michael Connelly's Harry Bosch, Mickey Haller has emerged as a character in his own right throughout the course of six books. Tales of the talented but morally conflicted Los Angeles attorney, books in the Mickey Haller series are gripping legal dramas that feature the defense attorney grappling with how to defend clients who have done the indefensible. Here, you'll find all Mickey Haller books ranked best to worst by fans! 
 

Mickey Haller was first introduced in The Lincoln Lawyerin which he drove through the California streets operating out of his car and grappled with out maneuvering a potential murderer. Fans of the Harry Bosch books delighted in the character's appearance in The Crossing and The Brass Verdict. Every Mickey Haller book is interesting as it explores the ambiguities of the legal system and how to find your moral center in an often corrupt system. For suggestions on where to start with the series, browse this list! 

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  • The Lincoln Lawyer
    1
    29 votes
    • Author: Michael Connelly
    • Subjects: Criminal defense lawyer, Legal
    • Genres (Book): Crime Fiction, Mystery, Fiction, Detective fiction
    • Original Language: English Language
    The Lincoln Lawyer is a 2005 novel, the sixteenth by American crime writer Michael Connelly. It introduces Los Angeles attorney Mickey Haller, half-brother of Connelly's mainstay detective Hieronymus ...more
  • The Reversal
    2
    19 votes
    • Author: Michael Connelly
    • Genres (Book): Crime Fiction, Mystery
    • Original Language: English Language
    The Reversal is the 22nd novel by American author Michael Connelly and features the third major appearance of Los Angeles criminal defense attorney Michael "Mickey" Haller. Connelly introduced Haller ...more
  • The Gods of Guilt
    3
    30 votes
  • The Crossing
    4
    15 votes
    • Author: Michael Connelly
    • Subjects: Police, Murder
    • Genres (Book): Crime Fiction, Mystery
    • Original Language: English Language
    The Brass Verdict is the 19th novel by American author Michael Connelly and features the second appearance of Los Angeles criminal defense attorney Michael "Mickey" Haller. Connelly introduced Haller ...more
  • The Fifth Witness
    6
    12 votes
    • Author: Michael Connelly
    • Genres (Book): Crime Fiction, Mystery
    • Original Language: English Language
    The Fifth Witness is the 23rd novel by American author Michael Connelly and features the fourth starring appearance of Los Angeles criminal defense attorney Michael "Mickey" Haller. The Fifth Witness ...more