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Sharing Memorable Summer Reads

I wish, like my recent biographical subject Peter Mark Roget, I had kept lists of my favorite books from summers past. Alas, I did not! However, here are several titles I remember reading—and loving—in the months of June, July and August. They represent a wide range of subjects and genres and were chosen with compete

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Chicago, Chicago

For the curious traveler, the sports fan, the arts enthusiast, the Windy City has it all: museums, stadiums, architecture, and great food. Melissa Sweet is there starting tomorrow, and you can find her here and follow all of the events from the annual ALA conference here. Do you have a favorite book set in Chicago?

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