Travel & Pictorial

Cool Chicago: An Inspirational Guide to What's Best in the City

Aimed at the casual acquaintance of Chicago, this book is the first in a new city-specific series from the publishers behind the My Cool series (My Cool Caravan, My Cool Shed), using the same blend of high-end photography coupled with stylish design. Written by a Chicago guide, it features a diverse range of locations from visitor hotspots and street art to some favorite local destinations. Featured locations include Cloud Gate, Aragon Ballroom, Second City, Poetry Foundation, Hot Doug's, Music Box Theatre, Pilsen murals, 57th Street Bookstore, DuSable Museum of African American History, The Original Rainbow Cone, Signature Room at the 95th, and many more.

About The Author

Kathleen Maguire has lived in Chicago her whole life and has been a resident of the city's South, North and West Sides. She earned postgraduate degrees from the University of Illinois at Chicago and DePaul University. In her current role as a guide for Walk Chicago Tours, she brings Chicago's brilliance and magic firsthand to its visitors. She currently lives in Chicago's Logan Square.

  • Publish Date: May 05, 2020
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Category: Photography - Subjects & Themes - Regional
  • Publisher: Pavilion
  • Trim Size: 9 x 7-1/2
  • Pages: 160
  • US Price: $22.50
  • CDN Price: $29.95
  • ISBN: 978-1-911641-38-4

Author Bookshelf: Kathleen Maguire