Crowd greets Oscar de la Hoya at book signing

June 13, 2008 3:05:22 PM PDT
Boxer and author Oscar de la Hoya was in Chicago Friday signing copies of his new book. A large crowd was at the Borders on State St. eager to meet him.

His book "American Son" tells the story of his rise in the world of boxing. He also writes about his mother's death from cancer. de la Hoya said Friday that he hopes his story inspires readers.