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March 19, 2024 57 mins

Today we unravel the lingering questions surrounding one of the deadliest fires in New York history with Marlie Wasserman, author of "Inferno on Fifth." What started the blaze that destroyed an entire city block and left 100+ dead on St. Patrick's Day 1899? Why was the true cause never determined? Marlie offers her take on these mysteries, shares her transition from scholarly publishing to historical crime fiction, and teases her next novel involving a kidnapping threat against President Cleveland's daughters.

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