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Chicago

A Novel

Chicago( )
Author: Doyle, Brian
ISBN:978-1-250-11812-7
Publication Date:Mar 2017
Publisher:Picador
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.00
Book Description:

On the last day of summer, a young college grad moves to Chicago and rents a small apartment on the north side of the city, by the lake. This is the story of the five seasons he lives 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...
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Book Details
Pages:336
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Coming Of Age
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.421 x 8.19 x 0.858 Inches
Book Weight:0.607 Pounds
Author Biography
Doyle, Brian (Author)
Brian James Patrick Doyle was born in New York on November 6, 1956. He received a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Notre Dame 1978. He worked for several magazines including U.S. Catholic, Boston College Magazine, and Portland Magazine, which he was editor of from 1991 until his death. His books included Mink River, Martin Marten, Bin Laden's Bald Spot, Children and Other Wild Animals, Prayer for Cashiers and Checkout-Counter Folks, and The Adventures of John Carson in Several Quarters of the World: A Novel of Robert Louis Stevenson. He died Saturday from complications related to a brain tumor on May 27, 2017 at the age of 60.

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