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Review: Never a City So Real: A Walk in Chicago (Crown Journeys Series)

User Review  - KJ Kron - Goodreads

An interesting twist - take some not so well know people who have influence Chicago and tell their stories. It takes you to corners of of city an tourist wouldn't except to go. I read it before ... Read full review

Review: Never a City So Real: A Walk in Chicago (Crown Journeys Series)

User Review  - Wendy - Goodreads

The different stories in this book in no way hang together, and gave me only small glimpses into life in Chicago, but I enjoyed it enough to finish it. Read full review

Review: Never a City So Real: A Walk in Chicago (Crown Journeys Series)

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

I read this after completing a summer of working "in the field" with kids in the My Chicago program. It was a good snapshot into some key people in certain neighborhoods but I wanted more of a taste of the neighborhood itself. Read full review

Review: Never a City So Real: A Walk in Chicago (Crown Journeys Series)

User Review  - Kaylee - Goodreads

As far as city guides go, I can't say I'm that big into them. Most of the time, I'd rather just explore on my own, make my own mistakes, that sort of thing. I'd read another one in this series (Chuck ... Read full review

Review: Never a City So Real: A Walk in Chicago (Crown Journeys Series)

User Review  - Meg - Goodreads

I guess I'm not sure what I expected of this book, but it disappointed a bit. Still, it gave a nice look into the grittier interesting (non-yuppie north side) side of the city. Read full review

Review: Never a City So Real: A Walk in Chicago

User Review  - Caroline - Goodreads

A quick read about a handful of Chicago neighborhoods and their residents. Kind of romanticizes the city too much. Some of my notions of the city were reinforced, but I was also surprised at times. The section on Cicero was probably the best. Read full review

Review: Never a City So Real: A Walk in Chicago (Crown Journeys Series)

User Review  - Christophe - Goodreads

This book wasn't great but I liked learning about other neighborhoods in Chicago that I never make it too. I'd like to take a tour of the Pullman area and I learned of a restaurant on the west side I ... Read full review


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