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 true story more incredible than fiction." —Kevin Baker, author of Striver's Row
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