Michael Connelly
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Michael Connelly

Michael Connelly is the bestselling author of over thirty novels and one work of nonfiction. With over seventy-four million copies of his books sold worldwide and translated into forty 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 Two Kinds Of Truth, The Late Show, 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 films, SOUND OF REDEMPTION: The Frank Morgan Story and Tales Of the American. 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
    • Narrated by: Christine Lakin, Titus Welliver
    • Length: 10 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,053
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,573
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,539

    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....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • So So

    • By Paul Beer on 11-16-18

    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 14,021
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,175
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,161

    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 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 8,179
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,369
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,368

    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

    • 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 9,070
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,379
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,368

    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 Gods of Guilt

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Peter Giles
    • Length: 11 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,877
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,957
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,932

    Defense attorney Mickey Haller returns with a haunting case in the gripping new thriller from #1 New York Times best-selling author Michael Connelly....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • God of Scribe

    • By Big jim Picotto on 03-12-15

    Regular price: $30.79

    • 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 6,804
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,315
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,286

    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: $29.99

    • Blood Work

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 12 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,256
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,163
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,166

    Thanks to a heart transplant, former FBI agent Terrell McCaleb is enjoying a quiet retirement....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Blood work kept my blood rushing

    • By Book and Movie Lover on 01-04-10

    Regular price: $27.27

    • 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 11,173
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,275
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,218

    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

    • Trunk Music: Harry Bosch Series, Book 5

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 12 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,106
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,565
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,546

    Back on the job after an involuntary leave of absence, LAPD homicide detective Harry Bosch is ready for a challenge....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Cood Connelly

    • By Daniel on 01-08-09

    Regular price: $27.27

    • Lost Light: Harry Bosch Series, Book 9

    • By: Michael Connelly
    • Narrated by: Len Cariou
    • Length: 9 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,269
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,421
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,420

    Only the money was real. Four years ago, LAPD detective Harry Bosch was on a movie set, asking questions about the murder...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Dashel Hammet Redux

    • By Harris on 04-09-03

    Regular price: $17.09

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