The Chicago Girl Author:Tony Kenrick Did you ever hear of Lois Pink? She was a hooker in Chicago in 1964, blond, with an English accent. Not your usual kind of hooker. She had class. She was the girl friend of Ziggy Kurtz, the jewel fence. Ziggy was wild about her, so wild that when he died, he left her an emerald necklace worth $800,000. The only trouble is that Lois vanished befo... more »re collecting the stones. No one knows where she is, and only couple of people know what happened to the necklace. One of those people is Henry Redding, a new York newspaperman, and the plan he has come up with to get his hands on the jewels is the stuff that dreams are made of.
The Chicago Girl is a fast paced, often funny, sometimes violent, always inventive caper that never lets the reader pause for breath.« less