THE NOVELS OF MICHAEL JEFFERY BLAIR are works of contemporary fiction. The stories defy different genres, but within each is a thread that connects them to our rapidly evolving, cross-media, cross-device world. They are tales that reflect a global culture yet seek interconnections. The Midwest Book Review has said of his writing: “…author Michael Jeffrey Blair is a literary talent. His stories are inherently engaging and deftly written from beginning to end as he weaves complex and skillfully crafted novels populated with memorable characters against a background of contemporary social issues.” Early reviews of his new novel The Labyrinth in Winter have stated: “It is a rich, intriguing and nuanced novely…intense, insightful and authentic, the characters and plot are complex and balanced…clearly a novel from a writer who loves his work and is dedicated to the craft.” Select one of the books below for a full synopsis of each, to read a sample online and go to the online store where you can purchase copies in fine print editions or any ebook format.
A body floating in the Harlem River. A call asking for help. A call that leads government lawyer Devlin Wolfe into the murky world of dark money and Wall Street, and behind the scenes at the glamorous Metropolitan Opera where everything seemingly links together. Read more →