The Concrete Blonde
Publish date: April 10th 2007
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Edition language: English
In this third entry into the Harry Bosch Universe, we finally get more background on The Dollmaker case, which is really the case that catapulted Bosch to fame. Harry is being sued by the widow of The Dollmaker, whom he shot during an attempted apprehension, after the man reached under his pillow fo...
~~Moved from GR~~ The Concrete Blonde by Michael Connelly (Harry Bosch #3) Wow. Just wow.The story centers around a previous case of Bosch's, the one which got him booted out of the elite homicide squad and into Hollywood. Bosch was on the case of the Dollmaker, a serial killer who hunted, raped, ...
I thought initially this would be a weaker book, because of the trial. Luckily I was wrong. A great Bosch novel.
Rating is 3.5 stars.The Concrete Blonde is simply another Harry Bosch mystery with the same old cliche's. There is enough there to warrant the read if you are really into rogue police detectives that are down on their luck. Personally, the storyline got a little long in the tooth for me.