Q&A with Michael Connelly

In THE BURNING ROOM, Harry is partnered with twenty-eight year old Mexican-American Lucia Soto. Harry becomes Lucy’s mentor, sharing his wide-ranging knowledge of procedure. Two cold case investigations assigned to them involve political corruption, greed, lust, and vengeance. The first case has someone whose recent cause of death is associated with a bullet lodged in his spine from a ten year old shooting. The second case is personal to Lucy as she tries to find the person who set fire to an apartment complex where she was living as a child and that killed many of her friends. Elise Cooper: Why did you decide in this book to include...

Pet Spotlight: Terrill Lee Lankford

Name – Maddie, aka Tuna Breath, aka The Faker breed – Hollywood Street Cat Age – Kitten. Specific age undetermined. How did she come to be a part of your life? Two weeks ago I was going to work at Red Studios where we are filming the BOSCH TV show. It was boiling hot that day and the first time I passed her laying in the grass I didn’t even see her. Ten minutes after I was in my office I realized I had left my computer charger in the car. I went back to get it, passed her again and still didn’t see her. But on my way back to the office I noticed something laying very still in the grass right next to the wall of the...

BOSCH: Amazon orders 10 episode first season

Amazon has ordered a ten episode first season of BOSCH. The series features Michael Connelly’s LAPD homicide detective Hieronymus “Harry” Bosch and stars r Titus Welliver, Annie Wersching and Jamie Hector. The season will draw from three novels: THE CONCRETE BLONDE, CITY OF BONES and ECHO PARK. “I’m excited beyond words. This has been such a long time coming. But by waiting I think the right people and partnerships came together at the right time: Amazon and its creative team; ditto Fabrik Entertainment, Henrik Bastin, Eric Overmyer and of course, Titus Welliver,” said Connelly. “We’re now off to make something really...

My thoughts on BOSCH (Pilot Episode)

Amazon Studios I don’t normally write reviews of television programs. Hell, I haven’t watched a television regularly since my kids were born, almost six years ago. But when I heard Amazon Studios was producing a television show featuring Michael Connelly’s Los Angeles Police Detective Hieronymus Bosch, I knew I had to watch. And I was in luck, because the show is watched by logging into Amazon, so I didn’t have to worry about getting the remote away from my family! Harry Bosch has been a favorite of mine since I began reading crime fiction. Mr. Connelly, unlike many in the genre, has done an amazing job keeping the character...

Titus Welliver Interview

In this interview, Titus Welliver, star of the BOSCH TV series, talks with Elise Cooper about reading Michael Connelly’s books and the show.