Blackout by Lawrence Johnson Sr.
Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Novel.
Approx. 43,110 words.
Published on March 23, 2011.
Alexander Steele is a retired African American private detective turned night club owner living in Philadelphia. Hoping to put the detective life behind him and move on with his longtime girlfriend Shakia. When Alex's friend brings him an encrypted travel drive with info on the blackout that was created 3 months before the recent Canadian blackout; Alex finds himself drawn into a madman's game.