Synopses & Reviews
They call him the Dollmaker, a serial killer who stalks Los Angeles and leaves a grisly calling card on the faces of his female victims. When a suspect is shot by Detective Harry Bosch, everyone believes the city's nightmare is over. But then the dead man's widow sues Harry and the LAPD for killing the wrong man-an accusation that rings terrifyingly true when a new corpse is found with the Dollmaker's macabre signature.
Now, for the second time, Harry must hunt down a ruthless death-dealer before he strikes again. Careening through a blood-tracked quest, Harry will go from the hard edges of the L.A. night to the last place he ever wanted to go the darkness of his own heart...
"[Connelly] adroitly laces the plot with twists and turns based on details drawn from Bosch's previous adventures. The results of this care show on every page, all to the reader's benefit." Publishers Weekly
"Masterfully Entertaining." Houston Chronicle
"Strongly plotted and deftly orchestrated....A fast-paced, classy mystery." Booklist
Detective Harry Bosch had thought that he had eliminated the "Dollmaker," a vicious serial killer, until he discovers that he had killed the wrong man, and now Harry must find the "Dollmaker" before he strikes again. Reprint.
In this classic from a #1 "New York Times" bestselling author, Detective Harry Bosch thought he'd stopped the serial killer known as the Dollmaker. Now the dead man's widow is suing Harry and the LAPD for shooting the wrong man--an accusation that rings true when a new victim is discovered with the Dollmaker's macabre signature.
About the Author
Michael Connelly was a police reporter for the Los Angeles Times and is also the author of The Black Echo, which won the Edgar Award, The Black Ice, The Last Coyote, The Poet, Trunk Music, Blood Work and Angels Flight.