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The Religious Cultural Girls...S.L. Jones

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Two outgoing friendless sisters try to survive while living a religious life on the westside of Chicago. In the end, they survived by their mothers’ prayer and graduated with many friends. It is for the girl that struggles with identity, bu… more

The Religious Cultural Girls: Sister’s Sticking Together
S.L. Jones
S.L. Jones , English

Average White Girl - Born in...Susie Jones

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If you think that the perfectly dressed girls who dated the athletes and popular boys were the average white girls because their lives mimicked the “Ozzie and Harriet” life styles on TV, think again. This girl, born in the 1950s to a huge,… more

Average White Girl - Born in the ‘50s
Susie Jones
Susie Jones , English

Walking With Women Through C...Jean S. Hunt

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Meet these notable women and others as you walk in their footsteps around downtown Chicago in three short journeys outlined in this book. From the earliest days of permanent settlement to the present, women’s sacrifices, commitment, and cre… more

Walking With Women Through Chicago History II
Jean S. Hunt
AuthorHouse , English

Friends in High PlacesFrank James Unger

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Joe, Enzi and Mac are kindhearted, senior widowers who’ve known each other longer than they can remember. Bonded by love and longevity, they share common friends at a nearby refuge called, “”Caruso’s Bowling Lanes.”” From that societal hea… more

Friends in High Places
Frank James Unger
Xlibris , English

Storm's Heart (A Novel of th...Thea Harrison

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Able to wield thunder and lightning, wyr sentinel Tiago Black Eagle has ruled the skies for centuries. His massive build and thunderous power make him one of the wyr’s best weapons. And he’s the one sent to protect Tricks, heir to the Dark … more

Storm’s Heart (A Novel of the Elder Races)
Thea Harrison
Berkley , English

Dead Rage (Rage Virus series)Anthony Giangregorio

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An unknown virus spreads across the globe, turning ordinary people into bloodthirsty, ravenous killers. Only a small percentage of the population is immune and soon become prey to the infected. Amongst the infected comes a man, stricken by … more

Dead Rage (Rage Virus series)
Anthony Giangregorio
Living Dead Press , English

The Genesis of the Chicago R...Mary Hricko

This study examines the genesis of Chicago’s two identified literary renaissance periods (1890-1920 and 1930-1950) through the writings of Dreiser, Hughes, Wright, and Farrell. The relationship of these four writers demonstrates a continuit… more

The Genesis of the Chicago Renaissance: Theodore Dreiser, Langston Hughes, Richard Wright, and James T. Farrell (Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory)
Mary Hricko
Routledge , English

Best Hikes Near Chicago (Bes...Adam Morgan

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Featuring 30 of the best hikes in the greater Chicago area, this exciting new guidebook points locals and visitors alike to trailheads within an hour’s drive of the city.

Best Hikes Near Chicago (Best Hikes Near Series)
Adam Morgan
FalconGuides , English

Sexual Perversity in Chicago...BookRags

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The Sexual Perversity in Chicago and the Duck Variations: Two Plays lesson plan contains a variety of teaching materials that cater to all learning styles. Inside you’ll find 30 Daily Lessons, 20 Fun Activities, 180 Multiple Choice Question… more

Sexual Perversity in Chicago and the Duck Variations: Two Plays by David Mamet Lesson Plans

Improvised Dialogues: Emerge...R. Keith Sawyer

Improvised Dialogues is the first social-scientific study of Chicago improv theater. It focuses on the collaborative verbal creativity that improvising actors use to generate their unscripted dialogues. The author spent two years as a per… more

Improvised Dialogues: Emergence and Creativity in Conversation (Publications in Creativity Research)
R. Keith Sawyer
Praeger , English

Lost SoulsDave Robinson, Robert Nobile

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Becoming pregnant as a senior in high school wasn’t in Jackie’s plans, but it happened anyway. With a mother who chose drugs, lead her figuring out life for herself. Based on her true story, each journal chapter represents a month of pregna… more

Lost Souls
Dave Robinson, Robert Nobile
Xlibris , English

Chicago, a history and forecastWilliam Hudson Harper

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Chicago, a history and forecast (1921)

Chicago, a history and forecast
William Hudson Harper

Yesterday (The Ken Series)Kenyatta Wright

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Yesterday” tells a story about four boys growing up in Chicago with dreams of living a worry free life. But before they knew it, these boys turned into street men. Ken and his three friends bonded and made a commitment to the all mighty do… more

Yesterday (The Ken Series)
Kenyatta Wright

From Gangsta Disciple 2 Gods...Mark Williams

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This autobiography is about a young boy from the suburbs of Chicago that grew up on the wrong side of the fence , who experiences addiction to crack , money,and women, experiences , gangs and amass in the ranks and then dies , God saves his… more

From Gangsta Disciple 2 Gods Disciple
Mark Williams
BookTango , English

The JungleUpton Sinclair

Upton Sinclair’s classic examination of working conditions in the Chicago meat packing industry is now available through Buki Editions! Includes a fully-functioning table of contents for ease of navigation.

The Jungle
Upton Sinclair
Buki Editions , English

Lope de Oviedo (Spanish Edition)Luis López Triviño

Jacobo es un joven antropólogo de Chicago que ha llegado a un punto muerto en la redacción de su tesis doctoral. Pero un día, gracias a un e-Mail, hace un descubrimiento que puede revolucionar la historia cultural de Norte América. La inve… more

Lope de Oviedo (Spanish Edition)
Luis López Triviño
Bohodón Abey , Spanish

How to Survive a Natural DisasterMargaret Hawkins

I didn’t speak until I was seven. I didn’t feel the need,” May tells us on one page of How to Survive a Natural Disaster, a story of family rivalry, betrayal, violence and forgiveness told in six voices. May, the strange, silent orphan bro… more

How to Survive a Natural Disaster
Margaret Hawkins
Permanent Press , English

Spilled MilkKit Campbell

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This is the story of what happens when “happily ever after” doesn’t work out. Or does it? Get ready for an intimate look at what goes on in the life and mind of a Chicago girl when her successful, charmed life falls apart at the seams. It’s… more

Spilled Milk
Kit Campbell
iUniverse , English

Out and Proud in Chicago: An...Tracy Baim

Out and Proud in Chicago takes readers through the long and rich history of the city’s LGBT community. Lavishly illustrated with color and black-and white-photographs, the book draws on a wealth of scholarly, historical, and journalistic so… more

Out and Proud in Chicago: An Overview of the City’s Gay Community
Tracy Baim
Agate Surrey , English

Some Are DestinedIrene Slater

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Welcome to the Age of Aquarius, an exciting time to be alive in Chicago during the year 1974. This is a tale about a man society turned its back on simply because he was different. In a moment of passion, he commits murder, then later encou… more

Some Are Destined
Irene Slater
Trafford , English