- @andybudd +1 for The Alienist. Also E.L. Doctorow's THE WATERWORKS and Peter Quinn's BANISHED CHILDREN OF EVE and HEYDAY by Kurt Andersen.
In post-Civil War New York City, a young pedestrian recognizes his supposedly dead father riding in a passing horse-drawn omnibus. By the author of Ragtime. 100,000 first printing. $100,000 ad/promo. Tour.