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Happy Birthday James Baldwin, author of our Spring 2007 #OBOC, Go Tell It on the Mountain. pic.twitter.com/H7BMADltiC

9:15 AM - 2 Aug 2016

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#OBOC Selections in Audiobook Format

Many One Book, One Chicago selections are available in downloadable or CD Audiobook form, perfect for your road trip!

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Happy Birthday Saul Bellow, author of Fall 2011 #OBOC pick The Adventures of Augie March. Here's his writing wisdom! pic.twitter.com/NPOaPmpSXy

9:15 AM - 10 Jun 2016

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Giving Gurus: Stories of Great Philanthr…

If you're feeling inspired by our theme Chicago: The City That Gives, enjoy these books by great philanthropists from all walks of life.

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Tiny Houses

Enjoy learning about architecture in The Third Coast or creating Tiny Houses in the Maker Lab? You'll like these picks about living small!

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Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Third Coa…
By Jennifer

Take our quiz about The Third Coast to see how much you've learned this season! Plus, you might win a prize in our raffle!

Happy Birthday Colm Tóibín, author of Brooklyn, our 2010 #OBOC pick! pic.twitter.com/lfTzRTVaRC

9:30 AM - 30 May 2016

Happy Birthday Lorraine Hansberry! Author of #OBOC pick A Raisin in the Sun, Hansberry was born on May 19, 1930. pic.twitter.com/mNhBxDsw4e

9:00 AM - 19 May 2016

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Further Reading: Fiction & Poetry

Further your exploration of the themes discussed in the 2015-16 One Book, One Chicago selection, The Third Coast by Thomas Dyja, with these…

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Further Reading: Non-Fiction

Further your exploration of the themes discussed in the 2015-16 One Book, One Chicago selection, The Third Coast by Thomas Dyja, with these…

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Explore CHIRP Radio's Playlist

Our partners at CHIRP Radio curated a #OBOC playlist of music featured in The Third Coast. Listen while you read!

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Explore Studs Terkel's Radio Archive

The Studs Terkel Radio Archive curated a playlist of radio interviews Studs did with some of the people in the book. Listen now!

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5 Articles: Tiny Houses Are Trending
By Jennifer

Tiny houses are taking the nation by storm! Learn more about why and how people choose to live small with these articles.

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Dyja On Chicago:The City That Gives
By Jennifer

Thomas Dyja, author of The Third Coast, the One Book, One Chicago 2015 - 2016 selection, writes about Chicago: The City That Gives.

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Guest Blog: Leslie Parry on Chicago: The…
By Jennifer

In this guest blog, author Leslie Parry writes about the lessons her grandfather gave her about his hometown and life. #OBOC

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