A Darkness More Than Night (Harry Bosch, #7)
Terrence McCaleb is asked by the LAPD to help them investigate a series of murders that have them baffled. They are the kind of ritualized killings that McCaleb specialized in solving with the FBI, and he is reluctantly drawn from his peaceful new life back into the horror and excitement of... show more
Terrence McCaleb is asked by the LAPD to help them investigate a series of murders that have them baffled. They are the kind of ritualized killings that McCaleb specialized in solving with the FBI, and he is reluctantly drawn from his peaceful new life back into the horror and excitement of tracking down a terrifying homicidal maniac. More horrifying still, the suspect who seems to fit the profile that McCaleb develops is someone he has known and worked with in the past: Detective Harry Bosch. A Darkness More Than Night is a fresh and lightning-paced excursion into the dark side of Los Angeles and the hidden corners of the human heart, by a writer hailed by the Los Angeles Times as one of the top rank of a new generation of crime writers. Connellys sales are rising fastmore than 200,000 copies shipped of Void Moon. Connelly has won every major mystery prizean Edgar Award, a Nero Wolfe prize, a Macavity Award, and an Anthony Award.
Publish date: January 23rd 2001
Pages no: 418
Edition language: English
Series: Terry McCaleb (#2)
Ehh. This one I did not feel at all. The book went back and forth between Terry McCaleb's POV (way too much of him) and then Harry Bosch. Since the book is set up as Terry trying to tie Bosch into a murder of a man that was Bosch's suspect in a prior case, I just couldn't work up the energy to it. T...
This book brings together 3 of Connelly's recurring characters: Hieronymus Bosch, Terry McCaleb and Jack McEvoy. It's a perfectly acceptable piece of plotting, although neither the cleverest nor the most compelling of the Bosch mysteries I've read. Overall, an average entry in Connelly's longstan...
~~Moved from GR~~ A Darkness More than Night by Michael Connelly Recommended to Carly by: curiosity. It also kills cats. Recommended for: hardcore Connelly fans The gang's all here: during a highly publicised case in which Harry Bosch, troubled detective of the LAPD, is a primary witness, Terr...
Bosch was great as always, McCaleb is a self-righteous ass.
Amazing...maybe I should bump it up a star to coincide with the first word of this review...ok, I am, giving it 4 1/2 stars and I always round up. Have no idea how I missed this one because I have made a concerted effort to read this series in order. I missed a good one, obviously. The first ever ...