With a modern layout and luscious photographs, these city-specific guides unearth distinctive, locally-owned and operated eating and shopping destinations. Designed for both locals and tourists, these indispensable tools feature listings to more than 90 spectacularly original businesses that encapsulate the core character of each given city. Ideally sized for backpacks or purses, each guide also features easy-to-read maps and hotel suggestions.
Kaie Wellman is the founder of Cabazon Books, the publisher of the eat.shop guides series. She is the author of "eat.shop.austin," "eat.shop.la," "eat.shop.seattle," and "eat.shop.san francisco "and an award-winning graphic designer. She lives in Portland, Oregon.