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Publisher's Summary

Back on the job after an involuntary leave of absence, LAPD homicide detective Harry Bosch is ready for a challenge. But his first case is a little more than he bargained for. It starts with the body of a Hollywood producer in the trunk of a Rolls-Royce, shot twice in the head at close range - what looks like "trunk music", a Mafia hit. But the LAPD's organized crime unit is curiously uninterested, and when Harry follows a trail of gambling debts to Las Vegas, the case suddenly becomes more complex - and much more personal. A rekindled romance with an old girlfriend opens new perspectives on the murder, and he begins to glimpse a shocking triangle of corruption and collusion. Yanked off the case, Harry himself is soon the one being investigated. But only a bullet can stop Harry when he's searching for the truth.
Impressed? Ace detective Harry Bosch is also on the case in other exciting Michael Connelly crime-fiction novels.
©2004 Michael Connelly (P)2004 Brilliance Audio
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Critic Reviews

"Dick Hill is well versed in Bosch's style after two audiobooks in the series. Hill delivers the squad room banter and the interviews with suspects and witnesses with perfection.... Bosch is immensely likeable, and Hill defines his character memorably." ( AudioFile)
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4 out of 5 stars
By Daniel on 01-08-09

Cood Connelly

This one is typical Connelly fare, which means it's a good book.

A conclusion and finale was a little unerwhelming, so I hold it to 4 stars instead of 5.

Dick Hill does a very good job as narrator (as usual)

Definitely recommended.

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13 of 13 people found this review helpful

4 out of 5 stars
By Wayne on 03-11-18

Another Harry Bosch novel

I'm reviewing a few of the over 350 in my Audible library that I haven't previously reviewed. Trunk Music, Book 5 in the series, is an excellent modern detective suspense mystery. It is the last series novel that Dick Hill narrated. I wish author Connelly had stayed with Hill until Titus Weaver started narrating with Book 17.

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5 out of 5 stars
By N. Cosh on 07-12-15

This is just so good

I was was looking for a replacement for Jack Reacher/Lee Child books as I had read them all and I came across Michael Connelly. This is the fifth book I've read so far and each one is getting better and better not the first one wasn't excellent because it was but this book was very good if you like the Bosch TV series and/or Lee Child as an author and are looking for a good series to get your teeth/ears(?) stuck into then Michael Connolly is easily his peer and well worth checking out

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3 of 3 people found this review helpful

5 out of 5 stars
By mollyeyre on 11-24-13

Good story well read

As per usual, Michael Connolly's novel is well written and has great characters and storyline. The characters were well defined by the narrator.

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