Door County Author Reflects on Childhood in Chicago

Chicago Kid: From Whence I Came, a new memoir by Door County resident Hughie Boy LeVoy, is now available.

The book contains a series of personal scenes over 20 years, spanning birth to marriage. There are poignant moments with delivering papers, rooting for the White Sox, meeting girls, working on a freight dock, and the turmoil of choosing and following a career.

To read LeVoy’s motivation for writing Chicago Kid and to read a seven-page excerpt of the book, visit

Hard covers of the book are available for $29.99 plus tax; paperbacks are available for $19.99 plus tax. $2 from every book sale will be donated to the Jim Larsen Boys & Girls Club of Door County.

For more information or to order a copy call 920.854.4919 or email [email protected].