Queenpin: A Novel

Queenpin: A Novel

  • Publish Date: 2007-06-05
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Megan Abbott
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By the author of Dare Me and The End of Everything

A young woman hired to keep the books at a down-at-the-heels nightclub is taken under the wing of the infamous Gloria Denton, a mob luminary who reigned during the Golden Era of Bugsy Siegel and Lucky Luciano. Notoriously cunning and ruthless, Gloria shows her eager young protge the ropes, ushering her into a glittering demimonde of late-night casinos, racetracks, betting parlors, inside heists, and big, big money. Suddenly, the world is at her feetas long as she doesn't take any chances, like falling for the wrong guy. As the roulette wheel turns, both mentor and protge scramble to stay one step ahead of their bosses and each other.

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