Small Business Saturday is coming up. Here are Chicago’s best indie bookstores, to visit and support local businesses.
Whether buying books for yourself or others, here’s a list of the best local bookshops to visit.
The last Chicago Borders bookstore will close on Wednesday, but the bookstore chain’s loss may be the Chicago Public Schools’ gain.
Beginning Friday, everything at the remaining Borders bookstores is 40 percent off.
Not too many years ago, gleaming new Borders bookstores were heralded as catalysts for development in many neighborhoods. But soon, they will all be gone.
A retail expert says Chicago’s soon-to-close Borders bookstores might open up opportunities for Wal-Mart, according to a published report.