Ed Avis

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General Information

Name: Ed Avis

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1967 in Pennsylvania


Website: www.edaviswriter.com

Email: edavis@edaviswriter.com


Illinois Connection

Avis raised his family in Oak Park for 20 years and now live in Chicago. He received a masters degree from Dominican University in River Forest.

Biographical and Professional Information

Ed Avis has written articles for the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, Crain's Chicago Business, and dozens of other publications. He owned book publisher Marion Street Press, Inc. in Oak Park from 1993 to 2009. He is currently publisher of el Restaurante, a trade magazine for owners/managers of Mexican other Latin-cuisine restaurants.


Published Works

  • Come on Dad: 75 Things for Fathers and Sons to do Together, Lobster Press, 2008
  • Lobster Kids Guide to Exploring Chicago, Lobster Press, 2001
  • Armchair Reader Civil War, Publications International, 2007 - written with Tom DeMichael, Michael Amedeo, Michael Patrick Brady and Eric Paul Erickson
  • The Green Reprographics Handbook, Marion Street Press, 2008

Titles at Your Library

Armchair Reader Civil War (Armchair Reader)

ISBN: 1412715636
Release Date: 2007-08-15

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Green Reprographics Handbook, The

ISBN: 1933338334
Release Date: 2008-05-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Ed Avis on WorldCat

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