Michael Connelly is the author of thirty-eight previous novels, including #1 New York Times bestsellers Desert Star, The Dark Hours, and The Law of Innocence. His books, which include the Harry Bosch series, the Lincoln Lawyer series, and the Renée Ballard series, have sold more than eighty million copies worldwide. Connelly is a former newspaper reporter who has won numerous awards for his journalism and his novels. He is the executive producer of three television series: Bosch, Bosch: Legacy, and The Lincoln Lawyer. He spends his time in California and Florida.
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Why Michael Connelly Says It Took Him 30 Books to Finally Write a Female Heroine
In honor of his thirtieth book, bestselling author Michael Connelly is introducing a new crime-fighting Angeleno—and his first leading female detective—to the world: Renée Ballard.
Michael Connelly’s new book is his 30th, and it’s (mostly) Bosch-free
In his 30th book, “The Late Show,” crime-fiction author Michael Connelly introduces a new character, LAPD Detective Renée Ballard, who works the night shift at Hollywood Station.