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Reviewed on November 13, 2016 by New York Times Book Review
New York Times Book Review featured Algren
Reviewed on October 1, 2016 by Booklist
Booklist raves in a starred review, "In the first Algren biography in more than two decades, Wisniewski reintroduces with fresh insight this signature American writer." 
Reviewed on September 15, 2016 by WGN "Midday Fix"
Mary Wisniewski, author of Algren, was interviewed on WGN-TV's "Midday Fix". Click here to see the video.
Reviewed on September 14, 2016 by Chicago Tribune
Chicago Tribune says, "[Algren] was always one of us. Post-Wisniewski, he may be even more so."
Reviewed on August 1, 2016 by Publishers Weekly
Publishers Weekly says, "With this comprehensive biography, Wisniewski, award-winning journalist for the Chicago Tribune, has done sterling work toward restoring Nelson Algren (1909–1981) to his position of prominence as a celebrated author."
Reviewed on August 1, 2016 by Kirkus Reviews
Kirkus Reviews says, "It's good to have the irascible, bohemian chronicler of the streets back via this top-notch biography."