A Review of Empire of Deception

“Like a moth to a flame, Koretz had seen the light, but did not know the extent of the darkness that would consume him—and those he loved.” Lauren Jonik reviews Dean Jobb’s new book, Empire of Deception, about Leopold Koretz – an idealistic, generous swindler from the 1920s.

All Roads Lead Home

“It is readily apparent that Newman is recounting an ultimately circuitous inner journey by traversing the globe.” Lauren Jonik reviews Leigh Newman’s memoir.

Exploring Cities from the Inside

“Gates and his fearless partners in crime notice places others only pass by—and embrace the urge to go for a closer look.”A review of Hidden Cities by Lauren Jonik.