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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Margaret Littman  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: N/A

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Illinois Connection

Littman's M. S. J. is from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and splits her time between Chicago and Nashville, Tennessee.

Biographical and Professional Information

Littman is a journalist and author who splits her time between Nathsville, Tennessee and Chicago, Illinois. She loves to write about overlooked domestic destinations that should be reconsidered. In addition to her published books, Littman contributes to ''Moon Metro Chicago'', ''Real City Chicago'' and ''Chicago SHOPS''.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Veg Out: Vegetarian Guide to Chicago
ISBN: 1586857584

Gibbs Smith. 2005

The Dog Lover's Companion to Chicago: The Inside Scoop on Where to Take Your Dog (Dog Lover's Companion Guides)
ISBN: 1566918707

Rick Steves. 2006

The Dog Lover's Companion to Chicago has the inside scoop on the best parks, dog runs, beaches, forest preserves, and pet-friendly businesses in the Windy City and neighboring suburbs. Local author Magaret Litman and her savvy pooch, Natasha have dug up many surprising resources available to dogs in Chicago, such as doggy spas, art openings, church and synogague services and off-leash areas. Packed with helpful maps, up-to-date leash laws, and a useful "paw" ranking system for all locations in the book, The Dog Lover's Companion to Chicago is truly a pet's best friend.
This special breed of guidebook features extensive information on everything from the best hound-hospitable parks, beaches, and recreation areas to the dog-friendliest restaurants, hotels, and shops in select regions across the country. Each guide features the illustrations of celebrated San Francisco Chronicle cartoonist Phil Frank.

The Little Black Book of Chicago (Travel Guide) (Little Black Travel Book)
ISBN: 1593598122

Peter Pauper Press. 2008

From skyscrapers to sports, from blues to bratwursts, and from the Magnificent Mile to the magnificent lakefront, Chicago has it all! This pocket guidebook, including user-friendly fold-out maps and insider tips, will walk you through the best that Chicago has to offer. ''Top Picks'' direct you to not-to-be-missed attractions, and handy ''Notes'' pages are included to jot down all your favorites. This indespensible guide to the Windy City tells you what to see and do, and where to eat, drink, shop, stay, and play-- from the Art Institute to Wrigley Field, to Oak Park and beyond! Local author and journalist Margaret Littman is a frequent contributor to 'Chicago magazine', 'Wine Enthusiast', 'TimeOut Chicago', and several other travel publications. 215 pages, plus 11 fold-out maps.



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