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Novak & Freedman
Kim Novak and Jake Freedman at a roulette table

Take a sneak peek at At the Sands by looking at the first chapter(pdf).

“The gambler was in the air, coming back to Las Vegas.

The newspapers called him a publisher and café owner. The gossip columnists called him only by his name, which in Hollywood was enough. But his friends—and his enemies—knew him for what he really was. A gambler…” [read more]

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1 Fools Rush In 1
2 Anyone With a Million Dollars 11
3 You and the Night and the Music 22
4 On the Sunny Side of the Street 33
5 Nice Work if You Can Get It 47
6 Please Be Kind 63
7 If You Can Dream 80
8 Something’s Gotta Give 95
9 Me and My Shadow 109
10 Gonna Build a Mountain 130
11 Ain’t That a Kick in the Head 144
12 Luck Be a Lady 158
13 Danke Schoen 180
14 While the Feeling’s Good 196
15 The Way You Look Tonight 210
Epilogue: That’s Life 225
Acknowledgements 228
Notes 241