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Sabrina Cover Image
My Own Devices: True Stories from the Road on Music, Science, and Senseless Love Cover Image
Turtles All the Way Down Cover Image
An Absolutely Remarkable Thing: A Novel Cover Image
Olive, Again (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel Cover Image
The Feral Detective: A Novel Cover Image
Bridge of Clay Cover Image
Grand Union: Stories Cover Image
Horror Stories: A Memoir Cover Image
The Water Dancer (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel Cover Image

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Sadie

Three Things I Like: witches, glitter, & magic

Currently Reading: A Darker Shade of Magic by V. E. Schwab

A Darker Shade of Magic: A Novel (Shades of Magic #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780765376466
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Tor Books - January 19th, 2016

The Night Circus Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307744432
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Anchor - July 3rd, 2012

Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250170972
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - March 6th, 2018

Throne of Glass Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781619630345
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bloomsbury USA Childrens - May 7th, 2013

Jon

 

Three Things I Like: 80's New Wave, Nintendo, and being angry online

Currently Reading: The End of the Myth by Greg Grandin

The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250179821
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Metropolitan Books - March 5th, 2019

Julia

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Three Things I Like: Craft beer, Star Wars, and veggie korma

Currently Reading:  What Should Be Wild by Julia Fine, Such A Fun Age by Kiley Reid

What Should Be Wild: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062684141
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Perennial - May 7th, 2019

Such a Fun Age Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525541905
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 31st, 2019

Daniel

Three Things I Like: making homemade pasta, indie rock, and John Mulaney

Currently Reading: A Fortune for Your Disaster by Hanif Abdurraqib

A Fortune for Your Disaster Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781947793439
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Tin House Books - September 3rd, 2019

Irene

Three Things I Like: sunlight, tea fogs, long walks in almost any weather

Currently Reading: How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

How to Be an Antiracist Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525509288
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: One World - August 13th, 2019

Palaces for the People: How Social Infrastructure Can Help Fight Inequality, Polarization, and the  Decline of Civic Life Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781524761172
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Broadway Books - September 10th, 2019

Aaron

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Three Things I Like: narwhals, scrabble, tarot cards

Currently Reading: Dog is Love: Why and How Your Dog Loves You by Clive D.L. Wynne

Dog Is Love: Why and How Your Dog Loves You Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781328543967
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - September 24th, 2019

Kyle

Three Things I Like: The Bard, a well crafted beer, and short walks in the snow 

Currently Reading: Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland by Patrick Radden Keefe

Milkman: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450000
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graywolf Press - December 4th, 2018

The Overstory: A Novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393635522
Availability: Backordered
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 3rd, 2018

Black Leopard, Red Wolf (The Dark Star Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780735220171
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - February 5th, 2019

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Station Eleven Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780804172448
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - June 2nd, 2015

Pure magic. Shakespeare, comic books, Star Trek, and the apocalypse all swirl together into one of my favorite books of the year. Mandel deftly weaves us through multiple characters in the past and present in this strangely real yet fantastically imaginative tale. And unlike many of its fellow world-ender novels, Mandel paints us a future full of hope and new beginnings. 


American Gods: Author's Preferred Text Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062080233
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - February 5th, 2013

The Sellout: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250083258
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Picador - March 1st, 2016

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay (with bonus content): A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812983586
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - June 12th, 2012

One of the most influential novel's I've ever read. The comic book aspect drew me in, but I the depth of the characters gave it the lasting impact. We are all searching for oursevles. We all have a secret identity. We are all trying to escape something. We all want to change the world. Chabon's characters struggle along with the rest of us with the medium of comic books as their backdrop. One of the most impressive feats is Chabon's ability to verbally paint for us what his characters are painting in their own fictional world within world. They say that readers of fiction have a greater ability to empathize with the people. You can't read this book without feeling empathy. You can't help but realize how much you and these people share in your own ways. "Forget about what you are escaping from. Reserve your anxiety for what you are escaping to."

 


East of Eden Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780670033041
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Viking - June 24th, 2003

The Nix: A novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781101946619
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - August 30th, 2016

Kafka on the Shore (Vintage International) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781400079278
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - January 3rd, 2006

The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393240801
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 12th, 2017

Days Without End: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143111405
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - September 12th, 2017

Magpie Murders: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062645227
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper - June 6th, 2017

But What If We're Wrong?: Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399184130
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - April 25th, 2017

One Hundred Years of Solitude Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060883287
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - February 21st, 2006

Catch-22: 50th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By Joseph Heller, Christopher Buckley (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781451626650
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - April 5th, 2011

A Manual for Cleaning Women: Selected Stories Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250094735
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Picador - August 2nd, 2016

These Truths: A History of the United States Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780393635249
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 18th, 2018

Carly

Three things I like: sushi, scary movies and 90s rock

Currently reading: Laughter in the Dark by Vladimir Nabokov

Laughter in the Dark (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780679724506
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - December 17th, 1989

Bad Behavior: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781439148877
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - July 21st, 2009

Abby

 

Three things I like: car rides, carbs, and making up new lyrics to songs

Currently reading: Loitering by Charles D'Ambrosio

Loitering: New and Collected Essays Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781935639879
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Tin House Books - November 11th, 2014

Heather

Three Things I Like: red meat, Nintendo, and my bed

Currently Reading: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

 

Gone with the Wind Cover Image
By Margaret Mitchell, Pat Conroy (Preface by)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781416548942
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Pocket Books - May 20th, 2008

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Blood Meridian: Or the Evening Redness in the West (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780679728757
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - May 5th, 1992

Terrifying.  McCarthy didn't just change the novel of the American West, he changed the novel period.  The only way this book could be more frightening is if it were written in blood.

-Heather- 


Karrie

Three Things I Like: scuba diving, Indian food, and Moroccan Riads

Currently reading: Less by Andrew Sean Greer

Less (Winner of the Pulitzer Prize): A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316316132
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Back Bay Books - May 22nd, 2018

A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780670026197
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Viking - September 6th, 2016

I love Russian novels -- give me Tolstoy or Dostoevsky and I'll be entertained for days. It's hard to adapt/capture the feelings evoked by these classic Russian novels in the 21st centure, let alone by the hand of an American author.  Towles came damn close, through this tale of a count sentenced to life in the Metropol Hotel, which is across from the Kremlin in Moscow.  Recounting days spent and lives lived in this swanky hotel, this book offers a great escape. Highly recommend!


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A Constellation of Vital Phenomena Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780770436407
Availability: Special Order
Published: Hogarth - May 7th, 2013

I usually struggle with plots that move back and forth through space and time, but this book flowed unlike any I've ever read.  It is beautifully written and very moving.  You'll also learn a lot about Chechnya.

-Karrie- 


The Narrow Road to the Deep North (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780804171472
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - April 14th, 2015

Americanah Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307455925
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Anchor - March 4th, 2014

Suzy

 
Three Things I Like: animals, traveling, and golf 
 
Currently reading: The Forgetting Time by Sharon Guskin
 
 
 
 
 
The Forgetting Time: A Novel Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250118714
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Flatiron Books - February 7th, 2017

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The Watch: A Novel Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780307955913
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hogarth - March 12th, 2013

The watch was one of my favorite fiction reads last year.  The story describes a sentinel event for the characters during the Afghan war.  Each chapter tells the same event from a different characters point of view.  My heart raced and pounded as if I were present.

-Suzy- 



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Events

Shop Late Lincoln Square!

Stop into the Book Cellar as you stroll through the second week of "Shop Late Lincoln Square" and enjoy special deals between 6-9pm!

 

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Event date: 
Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
The Book Cellar
4736-38 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
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Shop Late Lincoln Square!

Stop by the Book Cellar for the third and final day of "Shop Late Lincoln Square" to enjoy special deals between 6-9pm!

 

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Event date: 
Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
The Book Cellar
4736-38 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
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Von Steuben Cabaret Night

Join Von Steuben’s Drama Club for our inaugural Cabaret Night: It’s the True Kind of Love! This is your chance to hear young people’s interpretation of love in all its forms, through song, scene, and story, right here at The Book Cellar.

 

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Event date: 
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Event address: 
The Book Cellar
4736-38 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
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Storytime with Miss Tonya

Gather your little readers to The Book Cellar for a morning of stories, song, and fun with Miss Tonya!

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Event date: 
Friday, December 13, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Event address: 
The Book Cellar
4736-38 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
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CLOSING EARLY @ 2pm for the Holidays!

The Book Cellar will be closing at 2pm on December 24th.

Happy Holidays from the Book Cellar staff!

Event date: 
Tuesday, December 24, 2019 - 2:00pm
Event address: 
The Book Cellar
4736-38 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60625

CLOSED for the Holidays!

The Book Cellar will be closed on December 25th and 26th.

Happy Holidays from the Book Cellar staff!

Event date: 
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 - 10:00am
Event address: 
The Book Cellar
4736-38 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
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