AmericanJournal of Psychotherapy
"...afascinating double-portrait of the Rabbi and his killer that holds the readerspellbound from beginning to end."
"...anadmirable job of research...those with a psychological bent should find itfascinating."
"...surprising,sobering and frightening"
"...significanton several levels...a look at Jewish life of remarkable scope and depth, ofintimacy and charm."
Fort Worth Star Telegram
About the Author
About his "checkered past" LoCicero says:
"At one time or another I've found work as an industrial spy; a producer of concert videos for Rolling Stone's greatest singer of all time; one ofthe few male contributors to Gloria Steinem's Ms. Magazine; a writer ofan appellate brief for those convicted in one of Detroit's mostsensational drug trials; the author of a true crime book that garnered a bigger advance than a top ten best-selling American novel; a projectcoordinator/fundraiser for a humanities council; a small business owner; the writer/producer/director of numerous long-form documentaries; agolf course clerk; a college instructor who taught courses in advancedcomposition, music and poetry appreciation, introduction to philosophy,remedial English, and American Literature--all in the same term; aghostwriter; a maker of corporate/industrial videos; a member of ahighway surveying crew; a speechwriter for auto executives; a TVproducer of live event specials; an editorial writer; the creator of15-second corporate promos for the PBS series Nature; and a novelist.
"There is a sense in which that last occupation was the reason for all theothers. Almost anyone who's ever tried to make ends meet as a novelistknows what I'm talking about."