Gold Coast Madam (Paperback)

The Secret Life of Rose Laws

By Rose Laws, Dianna Harris, Dianna Harris (Contribution by)

Lake Claremont Press, 9781893121775, 197pp.

Publication Date: December 4, 2012

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The autobiography of Rose Laws, the woman simply known as the 'Gold Coast Madam', this work details her youth in the hills of Tennessee through her retirement to Florida after serving time in prison in the wake of decades as Chicago's top 'agent' for prostitutes.

About the Author

Dianna Harris is a writer and the coauthor of "Stone Angels." She lives in Westmont, Illinois. Rose Laws, best known by the title of "Gold Coast Madam," was the operator of a prostitution ring in Chicago for more than 30 years before being sentenced to 22 months in prison in 2003. She lives in Sarasota, Florida.