Book review

The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America

The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America

A fascinating look at the emergence of Chicago in the late nineteenth century. Larson seamlessly weaves two otherwise unrelated storylines–the struggle to build the 1893 Columbian Exposition and a disturbing true crime story of serial murder.

★★★★★