BookMark: Sin in the Second City by Karen Abbott (Random House, 2007)

September 19, 2007

You've heard of the best little whorehouse in Texas? The most famous whorehouse in American history was the high-class establishment run by the notorious Everleigh sisters (pun perhaps intended) in turn-of-the-century Chicago... until a campaign to shut down low-rent bordellos closed its doors too. Author Karen Abbott was born in Philly.