Enter your mobile number below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
City Life: Coming of Age in Chicago (Volume 1) Paperback – March 11, 2012
|New from||Used from|
Intrusion: A Novel
A loving couple, grieving the loss of their son, finds their marriage in free fall when a beautiful, long-lost acquaintance inserts herself into their lives. Learn More
Frequently Bought Together
Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought
"A CHARMING AND ROLLICKING RIDE THROUGH CHICAGO!" Rick Kogan, "Sidewalks", Chicago Tribune. Sunday Papers WGN Radio 720
"THE HALCYON DAYS OF OUR GENERATION AND YOU'VE GOT A RINGSIDE SEAT AS JOHN LINEHAN TAKES YOU BEHIND THE SCENES OF AN ANDY FRAIN USHER. ABSOLUTE HAIR RAISING HILARITY!" Mike Houlihan, "Hooliganism" Irish American News. Co-host: "The Skinny and Houli Radio Show."
"IF ALL OF LIFE IS A STAGE, THEN JOHN HAS MASTERED THE ART WITH A BRAVO PERFORMANCE! INSIDE LOOKS FROM THE BALLPARKS, BACKSTAGES AND BACK ROOMS AS ONLY AN INSIDER CAN CHRONICLE IT. DO PAY ATTENTION THE THIS MAN BEHIND THE CURTAIN!" James McClure "The Irish Rover" Irish American News.
If "all the world's a stage," the Andy Frain Usher enjoyed a ringside seat. From ballparks to hockey rinks, political revels to revivals, the vigilant author in smart uniform chronicles the hi-jinks, hilarity and Chicago history. Tony Mockus, Mayor Rutledge in Starz television drama "Boss", "The Untouchables" and "Backdraft".
Top Customer Reviews
Since some of the places mentioned in the book, are no longer in existence, I had not thought about them in years.
Even if you did not grow up in Chicago, I think you would find the book to be an enjoyable read about a great city.
Most Recent Customer Reviews
I enjoyed reading the book. it was interesting and having been there I recognized the streets and various locations. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
A very interesting read but couldn't give it a higher rating because of the typo's and poor grammar. It would be better to pay a good proof reader.Published 6 months ago by J. Graziani
I usually don't read books but this one was worth reading. Kept my interest up the whole way and was very amused. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Jim Castillo
I read about half of this book and just had to stop. The grammar, spelling and punctuation errors weren't worth the fairly boring story of working as an Andy Frain usher at the... Read morePublished on January 15, 2014 by Sioux Warfield
This was a fun read for those growing up in Chicago during the 1960s and 1970s. Here is a video statement from the author you might like to see. [...]Published on October 29, 2013 by Chi106