Individual Author Record
Name: Caryn Lazar AmsterPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT C:YA Chicago History Chicago in the 1950's and 60's Non-Fiction True Crime Born: 1941 in Warren, Ohio Sites:
Illinois ConnectionAmster was raised in and still lives in a Chicago suburb.
Biographical and Professional InformationCaryn Lazar Amster, a marketing specialist in Chicago, grew up working side by side with her parents in Wee Folks, their South Shore toy store. "The Pied Piper of South Shore, Toys and Tragedy in Chicago" is her first book. A portion of the proceeds from its sale will be donated to Women's American Ort in honor and memory of her mother, Belle Lazar.
*''The Pied Piper of South Shore, Toys and Tragedy in Chicago'', 2004