Announcing The Breakaway - The Untold Story of The Chicago Blackhawks' Wirtz Family
September 12, 2018
I'm proud to announced that the The Breakaway, the Untold Story of the Wirtz Family and the Chicago Blackhawks is available for pre-order at www.the-breakaway.com and will hit bookstores on October 1. This is no ordinary Blackhawks book. Deeply researched, written in sweeping narrative that builds to a thrilling and, in some ways, heartbreaking final period, it tells the story of a family empire—the Wirtzes—warts and all. From King Arthur Wirtz to “Dollar Bill,” to Rocky, the owner whose turnaround turned himself into something of a rock star in Chicago, it’s a must read for not just any Blackhawks fan, but any fan of history and family drama of almost Shakespearean proportions. Available for pr
e-order now at www.the- breakaway.com. And in bookstores and on Amazon starting October 1.