January 30, 2014

Book review: 'The Wife, the Maid, and the Mistress' 1930 missing-judge case

The disappearance of New York State Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater in 1930 prompted tabloid headlines, gossip about underworld ties and a punch line: "Judge Crater, call your office." A novel by Ariel Lawhon revisits that unsolved case, bringing fresh intrigue to the tale.

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