Non-Fiction – Empire of Sin: A Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and the Battle for Modern New Orleans – Gary Krist

Author: Gary Krist Rating: 4.5 Stars Where to buy: Amazon | BN | Strand More Info Author Info “It is no easy matter to go to heaven by way of New Orleans.” I am not sure how many in New Orleans would feel about this statement, but after reading Gary Krist’s Empire of Sin, I understand why that journey may be a bit difficult to make. For thirty years, the Crescent City was at war with itself: the Reformers in one corner, who wanted a New Orleans that was wholesome and representative of the “better half,” and the purveyors of … Continue reading Non-Fiction – Empire of Sin: A Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and the Battle for Modern New Orleans – Gary Krist