I just finished LA Breaking and couldn't put it down. The author has absolutely nailed the dynamics of television news in the golden age of New York and Los Angeles in the 90's. It's a great combination of egos, sleaze and mystery.
Talented people who are trying to stay alive in this dog eat dog business run by some very undesirable characters.
It keeps you guessing thru-out. Somehow love becomes central and breaks your heart. I loved it!