Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Jerome Pohlen, Real Life ‘Rocketman,’ visits State Street

CHICAGO, IL—July 2019 marks the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo Space Mission. Jerome Pohlen's newest book, The Apollo Missions for Kids, ...

Sadie the Dog Delights Visitors at Vernon Hills

VERNON HILLS, IL—Sadie's story is about wow an unwanted dog inspired the world. On Saturday, June 1st, Sadie and her human, Joal...

Gary Bishop Brings His Urban Philosophy to Hawthorn Mall

VERNON HILLS, IL—John Bishop, one of the leading personal development experts in the industry, captured the attention of book buyers during his...

CNN Supreme Court Analyst Joan Biskupic Visits Glenview

GLENVIEW, IL—Chicago native and CNN legal analyst, Joan Biskupic, met fans at our Glenview bookstore (The Book Market) on Sunday, April...

Second Grader from Locke Elementary Wins Essay Contest

CHICAGO, IL—Sterling Williams, a second-grader at Locke Elementary School, won our recent Eddie the Elephant Essay Contest which centered around the themes of...

Electric Boots

Saw Rocketman on opening day May 31st. It was touching, but maybe because we are old and listened to Elton John...

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

On the first of January we began a drive from Santa Fe, New Mexico, our home, to DesPlaines, Illinois. The purpose...

The Distant Rumblings of the Sexual Revolution

As the years went by, Barbara's became well known in Chicago and beyond. That led us down many interesting and, often,...