The Black Box

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Little, Brown, Nov 26, 2012 - Fiction - 560 pages
27 Reviews
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 not 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, "one of the greats of crime fiction" (New York Daily News), into one of his most fraught and perilous cases.

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If not, the ending felt too contrived - Goodreads
There were no plot twists...none, zero, zip. - Goodreads
The Hollywood-esque ending felt a bit over-the-top. - Goodreads

Review: The Black Box (Harry Bosch #18)

User Review  - Elaine Baker - Goodreads

I figured out the general plot. not what I expected at first but not super original Read full review

Review: The Black Box (Harry Bosch #18)

User Review  - Michelle Crawford - Goodreads

This wasn't my favorite Harry book, but still a good one. There were some slow parts in the middle, but the ending had a really nice touch. Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Michael Connelly is the author of the recent #1 New York Times bestsellers The Drop, The Fifth Witness, The Reversal, The Scarecrow, The Brass Verdict, and The Lincoln Lawyer, as well as the bestselling Harry Bosch series of novels. He is a former newspaper reporter who has won numerous awards for his journalism and his novels. He spends his time in California and Florida.

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