Chicago bookstore events for Monday, January 20-Sunday, January 26, 2020

In the news: The Library of Congress named award-winning, bestselling author Jason Reynolds the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature. More here. A new site bookshop.org is promising to redirect book-buying Amazon customers to their local independent bookstores. The site launches on January 28, 2020. The Chicago Tribune‘s John Warner breaks it down here. Book... Read more »

Chicago bookstore events for Tuesday, January 14-Sunday, January 19, 2020

Welcome to the inaugural post of “Dear Chicago Bookstores …” featuring the city’s magical, vibrant independent bookstore scene. Following is the first post highlighting some of the many outstanding events at bookstores around Chicagoland. Many are free. Follow links for all details. Please consider sharing this post and subscribing. More bookstore content to come. Thank... Read more »