Save the Date!

Join us April 27th as we celebrate Indie Bookstore Day with you & every indie bookstore in the nation! It is a national bookstore party, and you are all invited. We will have loads of fun things happening all day, all ending with Colin Asher - Never A Lovely So Real - a new Nelson Algren biography. What could be more Wicker Park literary than a Nelson Algren event?

We will have a special Sesame Street storytime at 10 am with Miss Kimberly!

All morning you can come chat with Metropolis Coffee and get some Metropolis swag!

From 1-4pm stop by and get some book advice from the host of the Nerdette podcast and WBEZ anchor Greta Johnsen!

Indie exclusive you wont want to miss: Signed Chuck Palahniuk! Signed prints. Awesome pins, pouches, stencils, tea towels, signed Miriam Toews and MORE!

Indie Bookstore Day Celebrations will be happening ALL over the Chicagoland area. Head to to learn more about the #CHILOVEBOOKS Bookstore Challenge!


This year, you can get 20% off of these pre-order books!



Event date: 

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:00pm

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