4Dark Sacred Night
by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown, fiction, on sale Tuesday)
WHAT IT’S ABOUT: Detectives Renee Ballard and Connelly regular Harry Bosch join forces in L.A. to solve the murder of a young girl.
THE BUZZ: Connelly introduced Ballard in last year’s No. 1 USA TODAY best seller “The Late Show,” and this is his first thriller teaming her with Bosch.