Authors > Michael Connelly

Michael is the bestselling author of thirty-five novels and one work of non-fiction. With over eighty million copies of his books sold worldwide and translated into forty foreign languages, he is one of the most successful writers working today. His very first novel, The Black Echo, won the prestigious Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award for Best First Novel in 1992.

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The Black Echo

For maverick LAPD homicide detective Harry Bosch, the body in the drainpipe at Mulholland Dam is more than another anonymous statistic. This one is personal . . . because the murdered man was a fellow Vietnam "tunnel rat" who had fought side by side with him in a hellish underground war.

Year: 1992     Genre: Police Procedural

The Concrete Blond

Detective Harry Bosch was sure he'd shot the serial killer responsible for a string of murders in LA . . . but now, a new crime makes him question his convictions. Careening through a blood-tracked quest, Harry will go from the hard edges of the L.A. night to the last place he ever wanted to go--the darkness of his own heart...

Year: 1994     Genre: Police ProceduralSerial Killer

The Last Coyote

Suspended from his job with the LAPD, Harry Bosch must face the darkest parts of his past to track down his mother's killer . . . even if it costs him his life.

Year: 1995     Genre: Cold CasePolice Procedural

The Poet

Death is reporter Jack McEvoy's beat: his calling, his obsession. But this time, death brings McEvoy the story he never wanted to write--and the mystery he desperately needs to solve. A serial killer of unprecedented savagery and cunning is at large.

Year: 1996     Genre: Investigative ReporterSerial Killer

Trunk Music

Back on the job after an involuntary leave of absence, LAPD homicide detective Harry Bosch is ready for a challenge -- but a murderous Las Vegas crime ring might prove to be more than he bargained for.

Year: 1997     Genre: Organized Crime

Fair Warning

Veteran reporter Jack McEvoy has taken down killers before, but when a woman he had a one-night stand with is murdered in a particularly brutal way, McEvoy realizes he might be facing a criminal mind unlike any he's ever encountered.

Year: 2020     Genre: Investigative ReporterSerial Killer

The Law of Innocence

Defense attorney Mickey Haller is pulled over by police, who find the body of a client in the trunk of his Lincoln. Haller is charged with murder and can't make the exorbitant $5 million bail slapped on him by a vindictive judge.

Year: 2020     Genre: Criminal DefenseLegal Thriller



Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1992The Black EchoPolice Procedural, Harry Bosch
1993The Black IcePolice Procedural, Harry Bosch
1994The Concrete BlondPolice Procedural, Serial Killer, Harry Bosch
1995The Last CoyoteCold Case, Police Procedural, Harry Bosch
1996The PoetSerial Killer, Investigative Reporter, Jack McEvoy
1997Trunk MusicOrganized Crime, Harry Bosch
1998Blood WorkMurder Mystery, FBI, Terry McCaleb
1999Angels FlightMurder Mystery, Police Procedural, Harry Bosch
2001A Darkness More Than NightPolice Procedural, FBI, Harry Bosch, Terry McCaleb, Hollywood
2002City of BonesCold Case, Police Procedural, Harry Bosch
2003Lost LightCold Case, Vengeance, Harry Bosch
2004The NarrowsSerial Killer, FBI, Harry Bosch
2005The ClosersCold Case, Harry Bosch
2005The Lincoln LawyerLegal Thriller, Mickey Haller
2006Echo ParkCold Case, Missing Person, Police Procedural, Harry Bosch
2007The OverlookPolice Procedural, Terrorist, Harry Bosch
2008The Brass VerdictLegal Thriller, Mickey Haller
2009Nine DragonsKidnapping, Harry Bosch
2009The ScarecrowInvestigative Reporter, Jack McEvoy
2010The ReversalCold Case, Legal Thriller, Mickey Haller
2011The DropPolice Procedural, Harry Bosch
2011The Fifth WitnessLegal Thriller, Mickey Haller
2012The Black BoxCold Case, Police Procedural, Harry Bosch
2013The Gods of GuiltLegal Thriller, Mickey Haller
2014The Burning RoomCold Case, Police Procedural, Harry Bosch
2015The CrossingPolice Procedural, Harry Bosch
2016The Wrong Side of GoodbyeMissing Person, Private Eye, Harry Bosch
2017The Late ShowPolice Procedural, Renee Ballard
2017Two Kinds of TruthCold Case, Private Eye, Harry Bosch
2018Dark Sacred NightMurder Mystery, Police Procedural, Harry Bosch, Renee Ballard
2019The Night FireCold Case, Police Procedural, Harry Bosch, Renee Ballard
2020Fair WarningSerial Killer, Investigative Reporter, Jack McEvoy
2020The Law of InnocenceLegal Thriller, Criminal Defense, Harry Bosch, Mickey Haller, Los Angeles
2021The Dark HoursCold Case, Police Procedural, Harry Bosch, Renee Ballard, Hollywood




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