Your proudly independent neighborhood bookstore

Robin Currie at The Bookstore

Saturday, November 10th from 10:30-Noon

We are excited to welcome back local Glen Ellyn author, Robin Currie.  Robin will be at The Bookstore to share her newest book, "The Very Best Story Ever Told" with all of her friends and fans.

Each line of this rhyming story includes important words reinforced with American Sign Language signs to engage the whole child. All three ways of learning--visual, auditory, and kinesthetic--are fully engaged. Perfect for 3-5 year olds.year olds.

Getting Ready for the Holidays!

It's that time of year.  The leaves are changing, the clocks are changing, and the weather is changing.  At The Bookstore, we have been busy changing things too!  We are preparing for our store displays for our first busy Holiday season.  Watch your email for a list of our favorites for everyone on your gift list and stop by for personalized recommendations.  

Be sure to join us for the Glen Ellyn tree-lighting to officially begin the season on Friday, November 23rd.   

Shop Local and Shop Indie!

Are You Looking for New Children's Books?

The Kids Indie Next List for Fall is now available online

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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


Store Hours

Special Hours

Thursday, November 22  CLOSED

Friday, November 23 Hours 10:00-9:00

Saturday, November 24 Hours 9:00-8:00