Michael Lesy’s disturbingly satisfying account of Chicago in the 1920s—the epicenter of murder in America—could be fiction, but it’s not.
"A remarkable tale."—Chicago Tribune
A fatal collision of three lives in the most intriguing and original crime story since In Cold Blood.
"Grips you by the throat from beginning to end."—Cleveland Plain Dealer
"[Makes] history, with all its messiness, ugliness, and even humanity, come vividly alive."—Chicago Tribune