Newly recruited from cold cases to LAPD's Homicide Special Squad, Harry Bosch with his new partner draws a murder case that looks like an execution-style shooting, Dr. Stanley Kent has two bullet holes in the back of his head. Dr. Kent does not seem to have ties to gangsters. He was a medical physicist with access to radioactive materials used to treat cancer patients all across Los Angeles. What begins as homicide investigation turns into a potential terrorist attack. In come the FBI including Bosch's former lover Rachel Walling. Bosch follows his leads relentlessly in this fast paced murder mystery. He irritates LAPD brass along the way. And, is irritated by the FBI shutting him out of his own murder investigation.
For those readers who enjoy the Bosch fast-paced mysteries, they may enjoy the Jeffery Deaver's Lincoln Rhyme books.
Overlook / Michael Connelly 224 p.