Myron Bolitar book series (1995 – 2016)
The Myron Bolitar series of thrillers are written by Harlan Coben. They have won three awards over the years: An Edgar (Fade Away), a Shamus (Drop Shot) and an Anthony (Deal Breaker). Bolitar is a formerly renowned professional basketball player turned sports agent who founded and owns MB SportsReps. The series also stars Esparanza Diaz and Windsor “Win” Horne Lockwood III. Diaz is Bolitar’s associate (who finally makes partner in Book 7 Darkest Fear), a Latina former professional wrestler (Little Pocahontas). Diaz is bright but has a caustic wit. She studied law at New York University via evening classes in addition to her work with MB SportsReps. “Win” is Bolitar’s best friend and serves as the “anti-hero” in the series as displayed by his psychopathic tendencies. Bolitar and Win debate all the time about the ethical nature of various actions. Win handles the financial side of Bolitar’s clients.
As of 2016, there are 11 books in the series.