Friday 11/24: Looking for gift ideas? The Book Cellar hosts The National Book Critics Circle: Best Books of 2017 with Elizabeth Taylor and Charles Finch. 6 p.m., free.
Saturday 11/25: It’s Small Business Saturday! If you’re going shopping, be sure to support the local bookstores you often see on here, like Women & Children First, Unabridged Books, The Book Cellar, City Lit Books, 57th Street Books, and more.
Head to City Lit Books for an event full of Chicago History, with readings from David Sadowski, author of Chicago Trolleys, Chris McAuliffe, author of Cycling in Chicago, and John Boda and Ray Johnson, authors of The Great Chicago Fire. 5 p.m., free.
If you have an event listing you’d like us to consider, please contact [email protected].
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