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Most Community-Centered Bookstores In Chicago

If you think independent bookstores in Chicago only sell books and magazines, think again. The following community-focused independent bookstores offer a slew of activities and events for readers of all ages.

05/20/2013

Tao Lin holds up Jeffrey Brown's Clumsy at Quimby's Bookstore. (Credit: Quimby's Bookstore's facebook)

Best Specialty Bookstores In Chicago

If you want to go off the beaten path in Chicago, check out the following specialty bookstores.

04/29/2013

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Best Thanksgiving Books For Kids

Snuggle up with your little ones and let these beautifully worded (and funny!) stories about being thankful and celebrating with gratitude soak into your heart!

11/21/2012

Story time at Women and Children First, a great Chicago bookstore. (Credit: Women and Children First's facebook)

Best Halloween Children’s Books

There’s not much more relaxing and enjoyable than jumping into some cozy pajamas on a chilly fall night and snuggling up with a good book. Even when you’re only four or five years old. Here are some fabulous family-friendly books that celebrate autumn and Halloween with all of the fun and none of the scare!

10/25/2012

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Best Book Stores For Kids In Chicago

The independent book store is practically an endangered species these days. It’s a shame too. Many independent book stores devote a large section to children. So the next time your child needs something to read, consider visiting one of these outstanding book stores for children.

02/16/2011