Individual Author Record
Name:Pen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: September 19, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionRoyko was a native Chicagoan.
Biographical and Professional InformationMike Royko is best known as a political nespaper columnist. He began his career in journalism on an Air Force Base newspaper in 1956. In 1972, he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for commentary, concentrating on Chicago and Illinois politics. Over his thirty year career, he wrote over 7,500 daily columns for three newspapers, the Chicago Daily News, the Chicago Sun-Times, and the Chicago Tribune.
"Royko in Love: Mike's Letters to Carol", University of Chicago Press, 2010 "The Best of Royko: The Tribune Years", Agate, 2018 *''Boss, Richard J. Daley of Chicago'', Dutton, 1971 *''Dr. Kookie, You`re Right'', Plume, 1992 *''For the Love of Mike, More of the Best of Mike Royko'', University of Chicago Press, 2002 *''I May Be Wrong, But I Doubt It'', Regnery , 1968 *''Like I Was Sayin`'', Dutton, 1985 *''One More Time, The Best of Mike Royko'', University of Chicago Press, 2000 *''Sez Who, Sez Me'', Dutton, 1983 *''Slats Grobnik and Some Other Friends'', Dutton, 1976 *''Up Against It'', Regnery, 1967