Books Mentioning Jackson Heights

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Here we maintain a list of books that mention our neighborhood.

History Books[edit]

  • Images of America - Jackson Heights - 2013, by Jason D. Antos, Constantine E. Theodosiou, forward by council member Daniel Dromm, Arcadia Publishing.
  • Infrastructure, the Queensboro Corporation and Garden Apartments - Available online at Materialsemiotic.
  • Jackson Heights Chronicles - when crossing the border isn't enough, by Orlando Toban & Kristina Cordero. Available from Simon & Schuster.
  • Jackson Heights from ice age to space age: A history for children, Paperback – 1996, by Rudolph E Greco (Author), Children Of Jackson Heights (Illustrator). Used versions are available from Abe Books.
  • The Bullet or the Bribe: Taking Down Colombia's Cali Drug Cartel by Ronald Chepesiuk - Available online.

Historic Essays[edit]


  • Forced Entry, by Stephen Solomita, January 22, 2013, Open Road Media


  • The Book of Kehls, by Christine Kehl O'Hagan, February 7, 2006, St. Martin's Press

Inspired By...[edit]

Some books are inspired by events that occurred in Jackson Heights.


In addition to books, several films mention Jackson Heights.