Michael Sears will sign and discuss Saving Jason (Putnam; $27).
Michael Sears spent more than twenty years on Wall Street, rising to become the managing director in the bond trading and underwriting divisions of Paine Webber and later, Jefferies & Company., before leaving the business in 2005. Black Fridays was nominated for the Edgar, Anthony, Barry, Shamus, and ITW Thriller Award, winning the Shamus. Mortal Bonds won the Silver Falchion Award for best crime thriller. He lives in Sea Cliff, New York, with his wife, the artist Barbara Segal, and is at work on the next novel featuring Jason Stafford and his son.
The latest Jason Stafford novel from Michael Sears, author of the highly acclaimed Long Way Down and Black Fridays.
From the author of the acclaimed, award-winning debut novel Black Fridays, a story of murder, greed, and corruption--and the lengths to which one man will go for his family.
Ex-Wall Street trader, ex-con, and devoted father to an autistic son, Jason Stafford first appeared in Black Fridays, "one of the year's finest crime debuts" (Booklist). Now, in Mortal Bonds, he goes to work for the wealthy family of a financial criminal...
One of Booklist's "Year's Best Crime Novels"After two years in federal prison, Jason Stafford is no longer welcome on Wall Street. But due to his financial crime expertise, one firm wants him to quietly look for irregularities in the books of one of their junior traders, whose body was just pulled from the Long Island Sound.