Alexander Steele is a private detective turned night club owner in Philadelphia. Hoped to put the detective life behind him and move on with his longtime girlfriend, Steele's plans are derailed when a friend brings him an encrypted travel drive with info on a blackout that was created three months before the recent Canadian event; Alex finds himself drawn into the well-crafted mind games of a madman known as Chameleon an American terrorist whose goal is to shut down the country by collapsing the economy of the United States.

From the snow cover streets of Montreal to the tropical beaches of Nassau, Alex follows the trail of clues and dead bodies as he inches closer to revealing the plot to bring down the entire US government while narrowly surviving the constant attempts on his life.

Three short stories of fictional private detective Alexander Steele. The predominant setting for most of these stories is the city of Philadelphia and the surrounding area. Also included is the first chapter of the full-length Alexander Steele novel Blackout.

Alexander Steele finds himself in the middle of a drug feud in The Case of the Death Dealer. Dr. D and Drug Kingpin Fat Daddy are locked in a blood feud. An odorless, tasteless shipment of cocaine is headed for the streets of Philadelphia.  After his encounter with Little John's henchmen, Steele travels to Atlantic City in an attempt to intercept the shipment but things do not go according to plan. 

The author presents a second set of three short stories of fictional private detective Alexander Steele. The predominant setting for most of these stories is the city of Philadelphia and the surrounding area.

"The Deadly Gamble"
"Death on the Delaware"
"The Deadly Trio"