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Born: 1967 in Pennsylvania
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.
- 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)
Release Date: 2007-08-15
Green Reprographics Handbook, The
Release Date: 2008-05-01
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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