The City Blues Quartet is a multi-award-winning series of novels plotting the intertwined history of Jazz and the Mob through six decades in the 20th century.
In an Oulipo-inspired writing constraint, each of the four parts is based around a different city, decade, season, weather, song and theme. These (excluding the theme) are outlined below…
|Book||The Axeman's Jazz||Dead Man's Blues||The Mobster's Lament||Sunset Swing|
|City||New Orleans||Chicago||New York||Los Angeles|
|Song||The Mysterious Axeman's Jazz||West End Blues||Relaxin' At Camarillo||Alone Together|