Open Books West Loop is open for walk-in business! New business hours are Monday - Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm.

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Open Books Pop Up Bookstore at Cornelia McNamara Flowers

Open Books is excited to continue transforming literacy and book accessibility in Chicago through a seasonal bookstore pop-up inside local floral designer and studio, Cornelia McNamara Flowers. The bookstore is open daily from 11AM - 7PM through January 31! Visitors can purchase new and used books and opt to get involved in Open Books' ongoing programs Reading Buddies and Storytime. All proceeds support the development of neighborhood programming and increased at-home access to literature and more culturally relevant and diverse texts for readers of all ages.

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Two award-winning Chicago bookstores.
100,000+ books for sale.
100% of proceeds help support literacy.

Open Books West Loop

Visit Open Books West Loop

Mon-Sun 10am–5pm

651 W. Lake St.
Chicago, IL 60661

312.475.1355 ext.100

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Open Books Pilsen

Visit Open Books Pilsen

Mon-Sun 10am–4pm

905 W. 19th St.
Chicago, IL 60608


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Are you interested in volunteering in our stores? Please email Alison Gerber at [email protected] to hear about current openings and to get started!