Open Books is a nonprofit social venture that operates a bookstore and promotes literacy in Chicago.

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Open Books is a nonprofit social venture that provides literacy experiences for thousands of readers each year through inspiring programs and creative capitalization of books.

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Publishing Academy Register aspiring teen authors
(grades 7-12)
for the Summer 2014 sessions of
Open Books Publishing Academy!
Publishing Academy
Volunteer! Become an Open Books volunteer in 2014! We have many opportunities for you to get involved and truly make a difference in the literacy landscape. Learn more and sign up for an orientation.
Donate books! Donate books or organize a book drive. (We take everything!)
Visit the stores! Visit our award-winning bookstore in River North and our new store in Pilsen!
Shop online!

Buy books, gift cards, memberships, and more online. (So easy!)

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