<p>"A master storyteller." -- New York Times Book Review</p> <p>"Moody, emotionally tortured, and convincingly atmospheric, (Disquiet Heartprovides) a graphically described descent into Poe's opiate addictions."--Kirkus Reviews</p> <p>Pittsburgh, 1847: A cholera epidemic rages, and young women are disappearing...</p> <p>Poe is devastated by the death of his beloved wife and travels to Pittsburgh for a change of scenery, reuniting with Augie Dubbins, now a young man in search of adventure.<br> <br> Upon their arrival in Pittsburgh, Augie and Poe discover that several young women have disappeared over the past six months, adding to the unease caused by a recent cholera epidemic. Poe and Augie traverse the gritty city in hopes of discovering the whereabouts of these women, and their captor.</p>