Like an investigator combing through the wreckage after a plane crash, Bosch searches for the "black box, " the one piece of evidence that will pull the case together. Riveting and relentlessly paced, "one of the greats of crime fiction" New York Daily News, The Black Box leads Harry Bosch, into one of his most fraught and perilous cases.
Harry originally investigated the murder, but it was then handed off to the Riot Crimes Task Force and never solved. Now bosch's ballistics match indicates that her death was not random violence, but something more personal, and connected to a deeper intrigue. In this "superb" thriller, detective harry Bosch links the bullet from a recent crime to the unsolved killing of a young female photographer during the 1992 L.
A. Riots. Riots wall Street Journal. In a case that spans 20 years, harry bosch links the bullet from a recent crime to a file from 1992, the killing of a young female photographer during the L. A.
The Burning Room A Harry Bosch Novel Book 17
Beginning with the bullet that has been lodged for years in the victim's spine, they must pull new leads from years-old evidence, and these soon reveal that the shooting was anything but random. As their investigation picks up speed, it leads to another unsolved case with even greater stakes: the deaths of several children in a fire that occurred twenty years ago.
. But when their work starts to threaten careers and lives, Bosch and Soto must decide whether it is worth risking everything to find the truth, or if it's safer to let some secrets stay buried. In a swiftly-moving novel as relentless and compelling as its hero, Michael Connelly shows once again why Harry Bosch is "one of the most popular and enduring figures in American crime fiction" Chicago Tribune.
. A young star in the department, Soto has been assigned to Bosch so that he can pass on to her his hard-won expertise. Now bosch and soto are tasked with solving a murder that turns out to be highly charged and politically sensitive. So when a man succumbs to complications from being shot by a stray bullet ten years earlier, Bosch catches a case in which the body is still fresh, but any other clues are virtually nonexistent.
In this #1 new york times bestseller, Detective Harry Bosch and his rookie partner investigate a cold case that gets very hot. Even a veteran cop would find this one tough going, but Bosch's new partner, Detective Lucia Soto, has no homicide experience. Very fast.
The Drop A Harry Bosch Novel Book 15
Was he an eight-year-old killer or has something gone terribly wrong in the new Regional Crime Lab? The latter possibility could compromise all of the lab's DNA cases currently in court. Then bosch and his partner are called to a death scene fraught with internal politics. Councilman irvin irving's son jumped or was pushed from a window at the Chateau Marmont.
In his fierce search for a new case, detective Harry Bosch discovers a killer hiding behind suspicious DNA evidence -- and a political conspiracy that could destroy the Los Angeles Police Department. Dna from a 1989 rape and murder matches a 29-year-old convicted rapist. Irving, bosch's longtime nemesis, has demanded that Harry handle the investigation.
Relentlessly pursuing both cases, bosch makes two chilling discoveries: a killer operating unknown in the city for as many as three decades, and a political conspiracy that goes back into the dark history of the police department.
Nine Dragons A Harry Bosch Novel Book 14
Fortune liquors is a small shop in a tough South L. A. He uncovers a link to a hong kong triad, a lethal and far-reaching crime ring that follows many immigrants to their new lives in the U. S. The one good thing in bosch's life, the person he holds most dear, is taken from him and Bosch travels to Hong Kong in an all-or-nothing bid to regain what he's lost.
Neighborhood, a store Bosch has known for years. And instantly his world explodes. The murder of john li, the store's owner, hits Bosch hard, and he promises Li's family that he'll find the killer. Featuring ebook bonus materials including an in-depth interview with the author about writing "Nine Dragons, " photos from his exciting travels while writing the book, and a link to an online promotional video.
He brings in a detective from the asian Gang Unit for help with translation -- not just of languages but also of the cultural norms and expectations that guided Li's life. After what seems like a routine murder investigation, LAPD Detective Harry Bosch finds himself in Hong Kong facing the highest-stakes case of his life: bringing his kidnapped daughter home.
The world Bosch steps into next is unknown territory. In a place known as nine dragons, as the city's Hungry Ghosts festival burns around him, Bosch puts aside everything he knows and risks everything he has in a desperate bid to outmatch the triad's ferocity.
The Crossing A Harry Bosch Novel Book 18
Though the murder rap seems ironclad, Mickey is sure it's a setup. Bosch doesn't want anything to do with crossing the aisle to work for the defense. He feels it will undo all the good he's done in his thirty years as a homicide cop. In this "tense" thriller and #1 new york times bestseller, Detective Harry Bosch teams up with Lincoln Lawyer Mickey Haller to track down a killer who just might find them first Wall Street Journal.
Detective harry bosch has retired from the LAPD, defense attorney Mickey Haller, but his half-brother, needs his help. But mickey promises to let the chips fall where they may. A woman has been brutally murdered in her bed and all evidence points to Haller's client, a former gang member turned family man.
The prosecution's file just has too many holes and he has to find out for himself: if Haller's client didn't do it, then who did? With the secret help of his former LAPD partner Lucy Soto, Harry starts digging. If harry proves that his client did it, under the rules of discovery, they are obliged to turn over the evidence to the prosecution.
Though it goes against all his instincts, Bosch reluctantly takes the case. Soon his investigation leads him inside the police department, where he realizes that the killer he's been tracking has also been tracking him. Thrilling, and impossible to put down, fast-paced, The Crossing shows without a shadow of doubt that Connelly is "a master of building suspense" Wall Street Journal.
The Overlook A Harry Bosch Novel Book 13
Stanley kent is found shot twice in the back of the head. It's the case lapd detective harry Bosch has been waiting for, his first since being recruited to the Homicide Special Squad. Bosch is soon in conflict with not only his superiors but the FBI, which thinks the case is too important for just a cop. Now guarding one slim advantage, bosch relentlessly follows his own instincts, hoping they are still sharp enough to find the truth -- and a killer who can annihilate an entire city.
When he discovers that kent had access to dangerous radioactive substances, more deadly, what begins as a routine investigation becomes something darker, and frighteningly urgent. In his first case with the homicide special squad, LAPD Detective Harry Bosch must follow his instincts to stop a killer who could destroy the entire city -- even as the FBI works against him.
Near mulholland Drive, Dr. Complicating his job even more is the presence of Agent Rachel Walling, his onetime lover.
Echo Park A Harry Bosch Novel Book 12
Just as he's on the verge of cracking an unsolved case, Detective Harry Bosch discovers an old clue that could have saved lives -- and the guilt begins to haunt him. Bosch must now take raynard waits's confession and get close to the man he has sought -- and hated -- for eleven years. A man accused of two heinous killings is willing to come clean about several other murders, including the killing of Marie Gesto.
Harry bosch worked the case but couldn't crack it, and the 22-year-old woman never turned up, dead or alive. But when bosch learns that he and his partner missed a clue back in 1995 that could have led them to Gesto's killer -- and that would have stopped nine murders that followed -- he begins to crack.
Michael connelly's suspenseful new novel pits the detective People magazine calls "one of the most complex crime fighters around" against one of the most sadistic killers he has ever confronted. In 1995, marie gesto disappeared after walking out of a supermarket in Hollywood. Now bosch is in the open-unsolved unit, where he still keeps the Gesto file on his desk, when he gets a call from the DA.
It confirms that michael Connelly "is the best writer of suspense fiction working today" Richmond Times-Dispatch.
The Wrong Side of Goodbye A Harry Bosch Novel Book 19
He doesn't advertise, and he's picky about who he works for, he doesn't have an office, but it doesn't matter. With such a vast fortune at stake, Harry realizes that his mission could be risky not only for himself but for the one he's seeking. Did she have the baby? and if so, what happened to it?Desperate to know whether he has an heir, the dying magnate hires Bosch, the only person he can trust.
Swift, and thrilling, unpredictable, the Wrong Side of Goodbye shows that Michael Connelly "continues to amaze with his consistent skill and sizzle" Cleveland Plain Dealer. But as he begins to uncover the haunting story--and finds uncanny links to his own past--he knows he cannot rest until he finds the truth.
At the same time, unable to leave cop work behind completely, he volunteers as an investigator for a tiny cash-strapped police department and finds himself tracking a serial rapist who is one of the most baffling and dangerous foes he has ever faced. The reclusive billionaire is nearing the end of his life and is haunted by one regret.
But soon after becoming pregnant, she disappeared. His chops from thirty years with the LAPD speak for themselves. Soon one of Southern California's biggest moguls comes calling. In this #1 new york times bestseller, california's newest private investigator, Detective Harry Bosch, must track down a missing heir while helping a police department connect the dots on a dangerous cold case.
The Closers A Harry Bosch Novel Book 11
With some people openly rooting for his failure, Harry catches the case of a teenager dragged off to her death on Oat Mountain, and traces the DNA on the murder weapon to a small-time criminal. But harry bosch cannot resist the call to join the elite Open/Unsolved Unit. He walked away from the job three years ago.
His mission: solve murders whose investigations were flawed, stalled, or abandoned to L. A. S tides of crime. But something bigger and darker beckons, and Harry must battle to fit all the pieces together. Shaking cages and rattling ghosts, he will push the rules to the limit -- and expose the kind of truth that shatters lives, ends careers, and keeps the dead whispering in the night .
In this #1 new york times bestseller, detective Harry Bosch joins LA's elite Open/Unsolved Unit to help piece together the mysterious death of a teenage girl.
Two Kinds of Truth A Harry Bosch Novel Book 20
But if this conviction is overturned, every case Bosch ever worked will be called into question. The two cases wind around each other like strands of barbed wire. To get to the people at the top, Bosch must risk everything and go undercover in the shadowy world of organized pill mills. Meanwhile, an old case from bosch's days with the LAPD comes back to haunt him when a long-imprisoned killer claims Harry framed him and seems to have new evidence to prove it.
As usual, he must fend for himself as he tries to clear his name and keep a clever killer in prison. Bosch left the lapd on bad terms, so his former colleagues are not keen on protecting his reputation. Bosch and the tiny town's three-person detective squad sift through the clues, which lead into the dangerous, big-business world of prescription drug abuse.
Exiled from the lapd, harry bosch must clear his name, uncover a ring of prescription drug abuse, and outwit a clever killer before it's too late. Harry bosch, exiled from the lapd, is working cold cases for the San Fernando Police Department when all hands are called out to a local drugstore, where two pharmacists have been murdered in a robbery.
Along the way, bosch discovers that there are two kinds of truth: the kind that sets you free and the kind that leaves you buried in darkness. Tense, and fueled by this legendary detective's unrelenting sense of mission, fast-paced, Two Kinds of Truth is proof positive that "Connelly writes cops better than anyone else in the business" New York Post.
An npr best book of 2017a times critics' top book of 2017 a barnes & noble best Book of 2017A South Florida Sun-Sentinel Best Mystery of 2017An Amazon Book of the Month.
The Narrows A Harry Bosch Novel Book 10
And squarely in the path of the poet, through the narrows of evil, who will lead them on a wicked ride out of the heat, and into a darkness all his own . Her husband's death seems natural, but his ties to the hunt for the Poet make Bosch dig deep. Arriving at a derelict spot in the California desert where the feds are unearthing bodies, Bosch joins forces with Rachel.
Now the two are at odds with the FBI. In the depths of the nevada desert, fbi agent rachel Walling and former LAPD Detective Harry Bosch must confront The Poet, a terrifying serial killer who leads them down a dark and twisted path. Fbi agent rachel walling finally gets the call she's dreaded for years, the one that tells her the Poet has surfaced.
. She has never forgotten the serial killer who wove lines of poetry in his hideous crimes -- and apparently he has not forgotten her. Former lapd detective harry Bosch gets a call, too -- from the widow of an old friend.