By Michael Connelly
Harry Bosch investigates while a legal professional is murdered nights earlier than the start of his landmark trial opposed to the LAPD.
while the physique of high-profile black attorney Howard Elias is located within one of many vehicles on Angels Flight, a funicular railway in downtown los angeles, there's no longer a detective within the urban who'll contact the case.
Murdered at the eve of a lawsuit on behalf of Michael Harris, Elias's speciality used to be prosecuting instances of police brutality, corruption and racism. like all different cop, Harry Bosch believed Harris in charge as accused of the rape and homicide of a 12-year-old lady. Elias's civil motion used to be alleged to reveal the LAPD and display the true killer. Now it's all right down to Bosch and it skill digging deep right into a minefield of suspicion and hate buried in his personal backyard.
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