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Chicago free pdf On the last day of summer, a young college grad moved to Chicago and rented a small apartment on the north side of the city, by the lake. This is the story of the five seasons he lived there, during which he meets gangsters, gamblers, policemen, a brave and garrulous bus driver, a cricket player, a librettist, his first girlfriend, a shy apartment manager, and many other riveting souls, not to mention a wise and personable dog of indeterminate breed. A love letter to Chicago, the Great American City, and a wry account of a young man's coming-of-age during the one summer in White Sox history when they had the best outfield in baseball, Brian Doyle's "Chicago "is a novel that will plunge you into a city you will never forget, and may well wish to visit for the rest of your days.

About Brian Doyle

BRIAN DOYLE is the editor of "Portland Magazine" at the University of Portland, and the author of twenty books of essays, fiction, poems, and nonfiction, among them the novels "Mink River, The Plover, "and "Martin Marten." Honors for his work include the American Academy of Arts

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Author : Brian Doyle
Publisher : St Martin's Press
Data Published :
ISBN : 1250061997
EAN : 9781250061997
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 320 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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    . On the last day of summer, a young college grad moved to Chicago and rented a small apartment on the north side of the city, by the lake. This is the story of the five seasons he lived there, during