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Tag - Bookstores

Back to school = back to the books, and there's no better place to find a good read than to pay a visit to a local, independent bookstore. Chicago is lucky to have a number of independent booksellers, where good service, a community spirit and great literature go hand in hand. Here are five unique Chicago bookstores where a good book is always easy to find.

Fall Reading Blog
One of my favorite activities for this time of year is curling up with a book. Whether the light is coming through the window just right, or maybe the fire in the coffee shop is crackling in that super cozy way, reading is my favorite fall pastime. Looking for a new book to curl up with while you’re here in Chicago? Never fear, bibliophilic friends, Chicago is home to a variety of amazing independent bookstores that you might get lost in—I know I have.

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