Michael Connelly
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Michael Connelly

Michael Connelly is the bestselling author of twenty-eight novels and one work of nonfiction. With over sixty million copies of his books sold worldwide and translated into thirty-nine foreign languages, he is one of the most successful writers working today. A former newspaper reporter who worked the crime beat at the Los Angeles Times and the Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel, Connelly has won numerous awards for his journalism and his fiction. His very first novel, The Black Echo, won the prestigious Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award for Best First Novel in 1992. In 2002, Clint Eastwood directed and starred in the movie adaptation of Connelly's 1998 novel, Blood Work. In March 2011, the movie adaptation of his #1 bestselling novel, The Lincoln Lawyer, hit theaters worldwide starring Matthew McConaughey as Mickey Haller. His most recent #1 New York Times bestsellers include The Wrong Side Of Goodbye, The Crossing, The Burning Room, The Gods of Guilt, The Black Box, and The Drop. Michael is the executive producer of BOSCH, an Amazon Studios original drama series based on his bestselling character Harry Bosch, starring Titus Welliver and streaming on Amazon Prime. He is also the executive producer of the documentary film, SOUND OF REDEMPTION: The Frank Morgan Story. He spends his time in California and Florida.

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Best Sellers

    • Dark Sacred Night

    • A Ballard and Bosch Novel
    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    Renée Ballard is working the night beat again and returns to Hollywood Station in the early hours only to find a stranger rifling through old file cabinets. The intruder is retired detective Harry Bosch, working a cold case that has gotten under his skin....

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Crossing

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Titus Welliver
    • Length: 9 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12,604
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,489
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,440

    Harry Bosch teams up with Lincoln Lawyer Mickey Haller in the new thriller from number-one New York Times best-selling author Michael Connelly....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I just loved this book; every last bit of it

    • By Michele B on 11-10-15

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Brass Verdict

    • Booktrack Edition
    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Peter Giles
    • Length: 11 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30

    Things are finally looking up for defense attorney Mickey Haller. Haller is back in the courtroom. When Hollywood lawyer Jerry Vincent is murdered, Haller inherits his biggest case yet: defending Walter Elliott, a prominent studio executive accused of murdering his wife and her lover....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
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    • By John on 09-11-18

    Regular price: $28.50

    • The Wrong Side of Goodbye

    • Harry Bosch, Book 19
    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Titus Welliver
    • Length: 10 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13,741
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12,560
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12,490

    A reclusive billionaire has less than six months to live and a lifetime of regrets. He hires California's newest private investigator, Harry Bosch, to find out whether he has an heir....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Connelly Delivers Everytime

    • By Charles Atkinson on 07-19-17

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Late Show

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Katherine Moennig
    • Length: 9 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,274
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7,612
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,576

    From New York Times best-selling author Michael Connelly, a new thriller introducing a driven young detective trying to prove herself in the LAPD....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Noooooooooooooooooo!

    • By H. Jamieson on 08-12-17

    Regular price: $30.79

    • Two Kinds of Truth

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Titus Welliver
    • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,206
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7,566
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,525

    Harry Bosch is back working cold cases for the San Fernando Police Department and is called out to a local drugstore where a young pharmacist has been murdered....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Bosch Survives Two Career Ending Threats

    • By Russell on 11-20-17

    Regular price: $30.79

    • The Black Echo: Harry Bosch Series, Book 1

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 13 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12,730
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,994
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,979

    For LAPD homicide cop Harry Bosch, the body in the drainpipe at Mulholland Dam is more than another anonymous statistic....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • What a Terrific Book

    • By Daniel McAfee on 08-01-08

    Regular price: $27.27

    • The Black Ice: Harry Bosch Series, Book 2

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 11 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,239
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,629
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,620

    Narcotics officer Cal Moore's orders were to look into the latest drug killing. Instead, he ends up in a motel room with his head in several pieces and a suicide note stuffed in his pocket....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good Listen

    • By Daniel McAfee on 08-09-08

    Regular price: $27.27

    • The Last Coyote: Harry Bosch Series, Book 4

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 13 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,303
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,853
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,826

    Harry attacked his commanding officer and is suspended indefinitely, pending a psychiatric evaluation....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Bosch's past revealed

    • By Dan on 09-18-08

    Regular price: $27.27

    • The Concrete Blonde: Harry Bosch Series, Book 3

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 14 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,552
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,813
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,811

    The Dollmaker was the name of the serial killer who had stalked Los Angeles ruthlessly....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow! Excellent Bosch thriller!

    • By Barry S. Sharpnack on 06-20-08

    Regular price: $29.99

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