We all know Chicago has inspired great movies like "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "Adventures in Babysitting," but the Windy City has served as the backdrop for many a children's book, too. Try these for some bedtime reading to introduce your little Chicagoans to their hometown.
by Brad M. Epstein
$11.95 on Amazon.com
Take a stroll around Wrigleyville and you'll see the blue-and-white "W" flags hanging from porches and car antennas. This book tacks on A for at-bat, F for "Friendly Confines", I for the famous ivy of Wrigley, and more. We were hoping E was for "eternal optimism"...