Paperback Nonfiction

This week's paperback nonfiction bestsellers at The Book Table.

Seeking Chicago: The Stories Behind the Architecture of the Windy City-One Building at a Time Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780789333872
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Universe - March 19th, 2019

Richly detailed and full of engaging stories, this charming guide traces the history of Chicago's unparalleled architecture.


Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780399588198
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Spiegel & Grau - February 12th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime story of one man’s coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed


Prince: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (The Last Interview Series) Cover Image
By Prince, Hanif Abdurraqib (Introduction by)
$13.59
ISBN: 9781612197456
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Melville House - March 12th, 2019

A collection of the very first, the very last, and the very best interviews conducted with Prince over his nearly 40 year career.


60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Chicago: Including Wisconsin and Northwest Indiana Cover Image
$15.16
ISBN: 9781634040860
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Menasha Ridge Press - July 3rd, 2018

It's Time to Take a Hike in Spectacular Chicago


High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062235077
Availability: In Stock (but it is always wise to call ahead to confirm!)
Published: Harper Paperbacks - February 12th, 2019

Joining the ranks of Evicted, The Warmth of Other Sons, and classic works of literary non-fiction by Alex Kotlowitz and J. Anthony Lukas, High-Risers braids personal narratives, city politics, and national history to tell the timely and epic story of Chicago’s Cabrini-Green, America’s most iconic public housing project.