Mysterious Book Report No. 145 – Jimmy the Stick

By |2016-06-04T08:38:56+00:00June 4th, 2016|Mysterious Book Report|

Jimmy the Stick by Michael Mayo Mysterious Press/ Open Road Integrated Media, PB $14.99, 220 pages, ISBN 978-1-4532-7095-0  For many crime fiction fans, the Prohibition Era of the 1920s and the Great Depression in the 30s holds an intense fascination that, even now, almost one hundred years later, captivates our collective imaginations.  The gangster age as it became known, really began at the end of the Great War—the first