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Around That Age I Liked to Play with Fire

Location

4959 S. Archer Ave
60632 Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, 826 CHI
Date: 
2015
Abstract: 
Collection of short student essays on a variety of personal subjects; includes curriculum guide for teaching student writers
Language: 
English
Format: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
9781934750971

A Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad, Life Issue #1

Catalog Number: 
Zine, A Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad, Life Issue #1
Date: 
2008
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Volume: 
Issue: 
1
Abstract: 
A Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad, Life is a Zine that was written as a part of National Novel Writing Month. The Author, Kisha, discusses her early life and the difficulties that she and her family went through.
Language: 
English
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The Point, Issue Twelve

Old Family Movies: A Book of Poems and Poetry Video

Catalog Number: 
Book, Kirschten, Robert
Date: 
2007
Abstract: 
In "Old Family Movies," Robert Kirschten writes poems about his upbringing and early family life in Chicago. A video separated into eleven scenes for eleven selected poems accompanies the book.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
DVD lost
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ISSN/ISBN: 
9780979840104
Website: 

oldfamilymovies.com

In Case of a Draught Read This: A Zine from High School Writers with 826CHI

Location

1331 N. Milwaukee Ave
60622 Chicago, IL
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Zine, In Case of Draught Read This
Date: 
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
1
Abstract: 
The first issue of the 826CHI Zine with a collection of writings by students on the 826CHI Youth Advisory Board.
Language: 
English
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Rat A Tat Tat

Location

Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Zine, Rat a Tat Tat
Date: 
2004
Abstract: 
This is Lillie 'JusLillie' Robinson's first written publication that consists of a collection of motivational and thought-provoking poems. JusLillie has a message to be heard with a style and delivery that grabs you.
Notes: 
The book is signed by the author. Abstract provided by inner book cover.
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November Marigolds

Location

60056 Mount Prospect
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, Kent, Jan
Date: 
2002
Edition: 
First Edition
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
The author provides a truncated chronicle of the last four and a half years of her parents’ lives.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
1891476246
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Item Donor: 
Chicago Publishers Gallery

Kitchen Stories

Catalog Number: 
Book, Sharma, Shobha
Date: 
2002
Edition: 
First
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
A collection of personal and fictional stories about cooking and the kitchen in a South Indian family.
Language: 
English
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ISSN/ISBN: 
189147622X
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There Are No Children Here

Catalog Number: 
Book, Kotlowitz, Alex
Date: 
1991
Edition: 
First Edition
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
There Are No Children Here: The Story of Two Boys Growing Up in the Other America is a 1991 biography by Alex Kotlowitz that describes the experiences of two brothers growing up in Chicago's Henry Horner Homes. It won the Carl Sandburg award. *
Language: 
English
Notes: 
* abstract taken from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/There_Are_No_Children_Here
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ISSN/ISBN: 
0385265263
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