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Michael Baisden

Born: 1963 in Chicago, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Baisden was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois.

Biography: Michael Baisden has his own radio talk show, 'The Michael Baisden Show.'


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction & Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Michael Baisden on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

  God's gift to women :
ISBN: 0964367599 OCLC: 62892622

Touchstone, New York : ©2002.

  Men cry in the dark
ISBN: 9780984776504 OCLC: 760972441

Baisden Pub., [United States] : ©2013.

Men Cry In The Dark is an entertaining and realistic novel about fatherhood, interracial dating, and the fear of love and commitment from a man's perspective. Michael Baisden has courageously defied the stereotypes to prove once and for all that men love their children, cherish their women, and yes, even cry.--Page 4 of cover.

Men cry in the dark /
ISBN: 0743218027 OCLC: 46320928

Scribner Paperback Fiction, New York : 2001.

African-American businessmen Derrick, Tony, Benjamin, and Mark, friends since childhood, find themselves struggling with issues of relationships, dating, marriage, and fatherhood.

Never satisfied :
ISBN: 0964367580 OCLC: 32436890

Legacy Pub., Schaumburg, IL : ©1995.

  The maintenance man :
ISBN: 9780984776511 OCLC: 801812109

Young Atlantans, including a gigolo and a stripper, search for happiness.

The maintenance man :
ISBN: 0743204786 OCLC: 45066107

Scribner Paperback Fiction, New York : 2000.

Tired of a life of meaningless sex and secret rendezvous with married women, gigolo Malcolm Tremell struggles to transform his lifestyle with the help of his best friend, the owner of Atlanta's hottest nightclub.