"The most exciting book about New York in the 1920s to be written in years! Not simply a novel about the swanky, secret underside of old Broadway, but real literature--heart stopping and soul stirring above the rest!" --The New York Times Book Review
About the Author
Michael Viktor Butler hails from upstate New York, where he was raised by six women his mother, grandmother and a multitude of aunts. Thus, he found himself surrounded by former bootleggers, ex-vaudevillians and failed poetesses who provided him with endless amounts of inspiration. Michael has worked as an entertainment agent, college professor and film and stage director and has a Ph.D. in the field of art and design.