The Black Box - Harry Bosch, Bk 18 Author:Michael Connelly 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. riots. 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 n... more »ot random violence, but something more personal, and connected to a deeper intrigue.
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, The Black Box leads Harry Bosch into one of his most fraught and perilous cases.« less
I am a big fan of Michael Connelly's, and always anticipate being taken on a thrilling winding road when I sit down to read of his books. However, "The Black Box" was a major disappointment. It took me over 100 pages before I could get into it, and I only stuck with it because of my past exciting Connelly experiences and because this was a NYT bestseller (I actually think it received the bestseller nod merely because of Connelly's reputation, and not due to the pages in this book). I