Books by Phillip Margulies

BELLE CORA by Phillip Margulies
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"A convincing melodrama in which the victim takes charge."
The fictional memoir of an actual madam who ruled Gold Rush-era San Francisco. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 8, 2008

"Purchase if descriptions of important trials are needed to round out a collection. (glossary, chapter notes, bibliography, photo credits, index) (Nonfiction. 11 & up)"
The overworked premise of this well-researched history of important American court cases is that "the devil"—absolute evil as judged by contemporary society—periodically goes on trial and that "When the defendant is the devil, only one verdict is acceptable." Read full book review >