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 Bestseller for September
The Third Coast has been selected as the One Book, One Chicago title for 2015-16! Read this critically acclaimed history of Chicago at mid-century with the city of Chicago!