The Bookstore of Glen Ellyn

Your proudly independent neighborhood bookstore

Summer Reading at The Bookstore! It's as easy as A, B, C

A) Pick Up a Reading Log

Our program runs from June 1st - September 8th

B) Read 10 Books

Read 10 books that are new to you

C) Return your Reading Log

Return your completed form to claim your prize

Where's Waldo is Back in Glen Ellyn!

July 1st - 31st


Waldo is back in Glen Ellyn.  Stop by The Bookstore anytime between July 1st and 31st to pick up a passport.  Search for Waldo at 25 downtown businesses and return your completed passport for a chance to win Waldo books.

Stop by the Bookstore for a Passport


Then join us for a Waldo Party from 2-3 PM on Thursday, August 1st to celebrate.  We will have Waldo activities, snacks, and prize drawings.

The Bookstore Book Club

We Meet the Fourth Thursday of Almost Every Month


We will be discussing Tending Roses by Lisa Wingate on Thursday, June 27th at 7:oo PM.    We would love to have you join us.  Email or call us today to be added to our email list.   

We do not meet during July, November or December.

About Us

Since 1960, we have been your proudly independent neighborhood bookstore in Glen Ellyn, IL, committed to providing excellent customer service and a wide range of books for all readers.

Located in the Historic downtown area among premier shops and restaurants, our bookstore offers books, greeting cards, puzzles and gifts.  

Our knowledgeable Glen Ellyn bookstore staff provides personalized book recommendations.  Call ahead, email us, or order online today.

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The Bookstore of Glen Ellyn

475 N Main St, Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137, United States


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