Edward Ifkovic taught literature and creative writing at a community college in Connecticut for over three decades. His short stories and essays have appeared in the "Village Voice, America, Hartford Monthly," and "Journal of Popular Culture." A longtime devotee of mystery novels, he fondly recalls discovering Erle Stanley Gardner's 'Perry Mason' series in a family bookcase.
"This is a thoroughly charming mystery. Edna Ferber makes a wonderful sleuth[, ] and readers will be entranced by her plucky spirit and sharp-witted investigative skills."" --Booklist Starred review for Escape Artist"