Leslie Maitland is an award-winning former New York Times investigative reporter who covered the Justice Department. A graduate of the University of Chicago and the Harvard Divinity School, she spent a decade researching this book, traveling to every location involved to plumb archives and interview witnesses. She appears regularly on the Diane Rehm Show on NPR to discuss literature. Leslie Maitland is available to be booked for speaking engagements through Read On. Click here for more information.