Powell’s Books Chicago has been recycling ideas to the world for over 40 years. We have two independent retail stores, in Hyde Park and University Village, each with well over a quarter million quality used, rare, and discounted books. We primarily specialize in academic and scholarly books, but also have extensive general interest sections.
For book dealers only: please visit Powell’s Books Wholesale to learn more about our business-to-business wholesale remainders.
Our Bestsellers for August
David Foster Wallace’s Both Flesh and Not: Essays, a collection of essays on everything from tennis to Terminator 2, available online and in stores for $6.50
D.T. Max’s biography, Every Love Story is a Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace, available online and in stores for $9.00.