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FIND BOOKS, CALENDARS, MAPS & CITY GUIDES FOR YOUR CHICAGO VISIT

On this page you'll find our selection of informational Chicago books, maps and calendars. By using the links below, you can place your order directly with Amazon.com. We welcome any suggestions or feedback for future updates to our Chicago Travel Store.

Our selections feature city guides with a variety of visitor information, as well as guides pertaining to dining, visiting Chicago with children, or places that accept your pets. Other special interest categories include history, architecture, sports and Chicago photography. To help you find your way, select one of the maps below. We particularly recommend the Rand McNally Chicago Pop-Out

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Shopping in Chicago

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Apparel Center Located in River North

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American Girl Place Located in Magnificent Mile

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Merchandise Mart Located in River North

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Shops at North Bridge Located in Magnificent Mile

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Chicago Attractions

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Interior Architecture Tour Located in The Loop ActiveCulturalFamily FriendlyHistoricSights of ChicagoScenic

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Willis Tower Located in The Loop Sights of Chicago

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Children's Museum Located in Gold Coast ArtsyCulturalFamily FriendlyHistoricMuseumSights of Chicago

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Chicago Museum Located in Gold Coast ArtsyCulturalFamily FriendlyHistoricMuseumSights of Chicago

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Willis Tower Skydeck Located in The Loop
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Hotels in Chicago

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MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel
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The Silversmith Hotel & Suites
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Ivy Hotel
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Avenue Crowne Plaza
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JW Marriott Chicago
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Chicago Calendars

Title:

Chicago 2008 Calendar

Re-live your Chicago travel memories everyday by using this calendar that features photos of some of Chicago's most epic sights and views.

Author/Publisher:

Pomegranate Publishers

Price:

N/A

Title:

Chicago 2008 Square Wall Calendar

Another stunning calendar, it has many striking pictures of Chicago's city skyline and parks and other attractions.

Author/Publisher:

Brown Trout Publishers

Price:

N/A

Chicago City Guides

Title:

Fodor's Chicago 22nd Edition: The Guide for All Budgets, Where to Stay, Eat, and Explore On and Off the Beaten Path

This travel guide book caters to every kind of Chicago traveler regardless of purpose of stay or budget. An extensive tour de force of all that this exciting city has to offer, it provides the 101 of Chicago and its many attractions.

Author/Publisher:

Fodors

Price:

55.14

Title:

Frommer's Chicago 2008

Frommer's Chicago 2008 not only provides invaluable tips and facts about Chicago's most popular attractions, restaurants and hotels, but also mentions lesser known and off the beaten path destinations.

Author/Publisher:

Elizabeth Canning Blackwell

Price:

0.42

Title:

Frommer's Irreverent Guide to Chicago

If you are looking for a no holds, unique and witty travel guide to Chicago, Frommer's Irreverent Guide to Chicago is your best bet. This candid guide to Chicago provides plenty of insider information and laughs to go with.

Author/Publisher:

Dan Santow, Todd A. Savage

Price:

3.55

Title:

Frommer's Memorable Walks in Chicago

If you like nothing more than taking a long walk in a stunning city, then Frommer's Memorable Walks in Chicago is the perfect Chicago travel guide book for you. Packed with maps and info on where to go for the best walks, this is a must for any keen walker.

Author/Publisher:

Elizabeth Canning Blackwell, Todd A. Savage, Elizabeth Canning Blackwell

Price:

1.98

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Lonely Planet Chicago

This hip and stylish guide will let you know all of the trendiest places to visit and when to visit them. Jam packed with helpful and easy to follow tips and facts about visiting America's windy city, Lonely Planet Chicago is a great pick.

Author/Publisher:

Chris Baty

Price:

3.9

Title:

Romantic Days and Nights in Chicago

Pefect if you are planning a romantic rendezvous in Chicago, Romantic Days and Nights in Chicago has all you need for a memorable trip. This concise yet detailed book contains all you need to know on where to stay, where to eat, where to walk and what to see during your romantic break in the windy city.

Author/Publisher:

Susan Figliulo

Price:

0.80

Title:

The Unofficial Guide to Chicago, 7th Edition

This useful guide informs the reader on where to stay, where to go and what to see on your Chicago trip. Standout highlights include where to go if with children, where to go if on a budget and how to plan and make the most of your business trip.

Author/Publisher:

Joe Surkiewicz, Bob Sehlinger

Price:

9.28

Chicago Dining Guides

Title:

Zagat Survey 2007/08 Chicago Restaurants

An informative and immensely useful guide to Chicago dining, Zagat 2007/08 Chicago Restaurants has all you need for a tasty night out! Zagat not only provides information on the swankiest and finest restaurants but also lets you in on lesser known yet high quality eateries.

Author/Publisher:

Alice Van Housen (Editor), Daniel Simmons

Price:

7.79

Title:

Cool Restaurants Chicago

This handy little guide provides the 101 on where to find cheap bites, luxury fine dining and where to club and drink. If looking for a fun night out on the town, look no further than Cool Restaurants Chicago as your docent guide.

Author/Publisher:

Michelle Galindo Rose Lizarraga Desiree Von La Valette

Price:

0.10

Chicago History

Title:

Boss: Richard J. Daley of Chicago

This classic historical book provides a tour de force on the life and career of Chicago Mayor Daley, and is renowned for being one of the last "city bosses" of Chicago.

Author/Publisher:

Mike Royko

Price:

10.20

Title:

Chicago Now and Then

Learn about how this Midwest jewel of a city transformed from provincial and tiny in size to one of America's most cosmopolitan and leading cities. A fascinating narrative paves the way for this city's intriguing history and photographs of past and present make this book even the more interesting.

Author/Publisher:

Elizabeth McNulty

Price:

10.41

Title:

The Chicago "L"

Learn about the history and cultural significance of the "L." This rapid transit system has been ridden by over 10 billion people, being first opened in 1892.

Author/Publisher:

Greg Borzo

Price:

17.90

Chicago For Kids

Title:

Fodor's Around Chicago With Kids: 68 Great Things to Do Together

This family friendly book is a great way to plan your Chicago trip or day out with your kids being involved in the process. This easy to read book lists 68 fun activities and places to visit when in Chicago.

Author/Publisher:

Nancy Maesn

Price:

34.55

Title:

Frommer's Chicago with Kids

If you are having a family vacation in Chicago, and are stuck on how to entertain the kids, look no further than Frommer's Chicago with Kids. This immensely informative and useful book provides the 101 on how to have a super fun family day out while in Chicago.

Author/Publisher:

Laura Tiebert

Price:

3.50

Chicago Maps

Title:

Streetwise Chicago Map

Streetwise has a great reputation for providing excellent and easy to follow maps. Streetwise Chicago Map is no exception, as it provides clear and useful keys and is small enough to fit in your pocket.

Author/Publisher:

Streetwise

Price:

4.13

Title:

Chicago Popout Map

This popout map is very convenient when travelling and covers all the essential neighborhoods, areas and tourist hot spots in Chicago.

Author/Publisher:

Map Group

Price:

89.96

Chicago Photography

Title:

Above Chicago: A New Collection of Historical and Original Aerial Photographs of Chicago

See Chicago's stunning city skyline from a bird's eyes perspective with this gorgeous photography book.

Author/Publisher:

Robert Cameron, Tim Samuelson, Cheryl Kent

Price:

19.95

Title:

Chicago - A Photographic Celebration

Celebrating all that this beautiful city has to offer, this book showcases many of Chicago's most epic and mesmorizing sights.

Author/Publisher:

Marilyn Soltis

Price:

0.30

Title:

Chicago - Kezys: Photographs of Chicago

A striking black and white collection of photographs featuring Chicago's most revered architectural wonders.

Author/Publisher:

Algimantas Kezys

Price:

146.53

Chicago Sports

Title:

I Remember Walter Payton: Personal Memories of Football's "Sweetest" Superstar by the People Who Knew Him Best

Learn about this legendary sport player's life and times via various accounts from friends and family members.

Author/Publisher:

Mike Towle

Price:

5.55

Title:

Playing for Keeps: Michael Jordan and the World He Made

Discover the man behind the ball with this intriguing and informative biography about one of America's greatest ever basketball players.

Author/Publisher:

David Halberstam

Price:

11.18

Title:

Tales from the Chicago Blackhawks

This entertaining read provides inside tales and facts about this iconic team.

Author/Publisher:

Harvey Wittenberg

Price:

13.75

Title:

Total White Sox: The Definitive Encyclopedia of the World Champion Franchise

All you need to know or have ever wondered about the White Sox can be found within the pages of this definitive guide.

Author/Publisher:

Richard C. Lindberg Jerry Reinsdorf Eddie Einhorn Mark Fletche

Price:

21.86

Title:

Wrigleyville: A Magical History Tour of the Chicago Cubs

The history and cultural significance behind this world class team is revealed in this informative and entertaining read.

Author/Publisher:

Peter Golenbock

Price:

20.65

Chicago Architecture

Title:

AIA Guide to Chicago: Second Edition

Chicago is perhaps best known for its architectural wonders, and this book provides a tour de force on the history and culture behind many of its most revered buildings

Author/Publisher:

Alice Sinkevitch

Price:

15.99

Title:

Chicago In and Around the Loop: Walking Tours of Architecture and History

Save money on a pricey guided tour and use this book as your guide instead. This docent book has easy to follow instructions on how to see all of Chicago's finest architecture by foot and by your own pace.

Author/Publisher:

Gerard R. Wolfe

Price:

82.68

Title:

The Sky's the Limit: A Century of Chicago Skyscrapers

Learn about the history of Chicago's legendary skyscrapers over the past century with this fascinating and well put together book.

Author/Publisher:

Pauline A. Saliga

Price:

180.79

Chicago Travel With Pets

Title:

Doggone Chicago

This witty and fun read has all you need to know about where to (and where not to) take your dog in Chicago.

Author/Publisher:

Steve Dale, Janice Brown

Price:

5.50

Title:

The Dog Lover's Companion to Chicago: The Inside Scoop on Where to Take Your Dog

Another amusing yet informative read, this book provides the 101 on dog friendly Chicago destinations.

Author/Publisher:

Margaret Littman, Phil Frank

Price:

7.98