Individual Author Record
Name: Mary McNultyPen Name: None Genre: Born: 1938 in Springfield, Illinois Sites:
Biographical and Professional InformationA virtual native of Chicago, McNulty fell in love with the city the first time she drove down Lake Shore Drive and saw the Buckingham Fountain in full spurt. Since that momentous day, Mary has learned to dress in layers, collected stories on the Archer Avenue bus, and become a die-hard White Sox fan. Her work has appeared in the Chicago Tribune, the Daily Herald, West Suburban Living, and American Profile.
- Know More, Spend Less: A Native`s Guide to Chicago (Co-author, Sharon Woodhouse), Lake Claremont Press, 1999
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Know More, Spend Less: A Native's Guide to Chicago
ISBN: 0964242605 Lake Claremont Pr. 1999 A unique 297-page insider's budget guide to the Windy City that takes readers beyond the standard tourist grounds and highlights hundreds of free, inexpensive, and unusual things to do around town. Packed with useful information on every page, this is the perfect resource for tourists, business travelers, students, and resident Chicagoans alike.
Waterfalls in the city. Politics close up. Historic cemeteries. Architecture To Enjoy -- landmarks, churches, and oddities plus. $2 Breakfasts. $4 Lunches. $5 Dinners. Ethnic dining from Afghan to Laotian to Ukrainian. Free movies, theatre, comedy, poetry, and nightclubs. The range of recreation from archery, birdwatching, and bingo to ping pong, virtual reality, and wind surfing. Resale, flea market and outlet store shopping. City wide extravaganzas and neighborhood fests. Walking tours of luxury hotel lobbies and outdoor public art. All this and much more...
For those who want to venture into the nooks and crannies of real, every day Chicago, From someone who knows and loves this metropolis inside and out... You will not find a more indispensable handbook to America's Second City.