Richard was born and raised in the Chicago area, has a master
Wednesday, May 11 2011
An original, funny, and tender character study that gives no pat answers or neatly tied ends as Claire wanders and stumbles her way toward a recovery.
Monday, August 23 2010
Douglas Perry’s work is a vivid mix of biography and history that relates Maurine Watkins’ life and development as a writer, and recreates Prohibition-era Chicago in all of its seedy glamour.
Tuesday, April 20 2010
There are very few people who have the ability to throw a baseball at 100 miles per hour or more. Those who do have a shot at baseball glory.
Monday, November 23 2009
The story of Chicago is an epic one, full of many acts of ingenuity, wonder, greed, and tragedy; all the best and worst characteristics of humanity on a grand scale.
Sunday, May 10 2009
Relying on exhaustive research, Knopper vividly depicts a greedy and hubris-filled industry that was repeatedly warned of the shifting landscape but only began to adjust far too late.