Born and raised in The Bowery, a run-down section of New York City in the late 1800s, Maggie has to journey the maze of a man’s world where women have no real value, and children even less so. She has only one dream—to escape this harsh life. Can she do it?
“A powerful read….This perfectly edited book will resonate with readers who enjoy psychologically revealing prose of the highest level.”
“Simple words…poetic…she builds a bridge between the turn of the last century and modern times, concluding that the hypocrisy of society and the misery of a lonely soul are ageless.”