Black Star Nairobi

Kenya’s preeminent detectives Ishmael and Odhiambo investigate Al-Qaeda and CIA connections to a mysterious local bombing, in this heart-pounding sequel to Nairobi Heat.

July 24: On this day in 1725 John Newton, the slave trader-preacher who wrote the hymn "Amazing Grace," was born.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.