Author of HOUDINI: THE ELUSIVE AMERICAN (Yale UP), out now in the US and on May 12 in the UK; THE GREAT NADAR (2017); and UPDIKE (2014).
Joined on 26 January, 2014
HOUDINI goes on sale today in the UK, whatever that means when bookstores remain shut. But if anyone can break out, it has to be Harry Houdini, the elusive American.
Replying to @katharine_weber: Wonderful book, perfect escape reading....so to speak.
When will they open a Cold Case on the Psycho Joe Scarborough matter in Florida. Did he get away with murder? Some people think so. Why did he leave Congress so quietly and quickly? Isn’t it obvious? What’s happening now? A total nut job!
Replying to @michelleinbklyn: Time was the president of the United States baselessly accusing a prominent journalist of murder would be a major news…
Time was the president of the United States baselessly accusing a prominent journalist of murder would be a major news story instead of just Tuesday. The degree of national degradation we've experienced in three and a half years is unfathomable.