Meet David, our first stamp recipient on the #MyChicagoBookstore crawl for #IndependentBookstoreDay today! Visit ten stores today, get 10% off for the rest of the year at all participating bookstores. Visit 15, get 15%. Your first stop is the place to pick up your passport and make your required $25 purchase, so come here first and say hi! #CHIBD18 @chibookstore #bookstoreday @indiebookstoreday #quimbys #quimbysbookstore #quimbysbookstorechicago More info at quimbys.com/blog
Happy Independent Bookstore Day!
Brush Master – Deeply Rooted, Featuring Jasper Mississippi Travis $10 – An epic collaboration honoring the work of the Indianapolis sign painter known as the Brush Master!
Library Excavations #8 Therapy Art by Marc Fischer (Half Letter Press) $6
Cuspian #2 by Jami Sailor $4
Highlights from the End Drawings and Collage By Ben Chlaplek $15
Nightmares to Dreams by Jessica and Maria Tapia $3
Muff #1 In the New Age $10
5to9zine #2 $5
All Girl Band by Flannery Cashill $7
Pneuma In the Land of Limbic Dead by Julia Hornedo $5
Everything About the Fridge by Shuheng Fu $8
Sorry You Couldn’t Make It by Jayme Brodie $5
Now vol 3 The New Comics Anthology, ed. by Eric Reynolds (Fantagraphics) $9.99 – Featuring 100+ full color pages of short comics fiction from established and up-and-coming artists from around the globe such as Anna Haifisch, Ben Passmore, Eleanor Davis & more. Cover by Al Columbia.
It’s Cold in the River at Night by Alex Potts (Avery Hil) $12.99
Carnet De Voyage: A Travel Diary, New Expanded Edition by Craig Thompson (D&Q) $21.95
Adjustment Day: A Novel by Chuck Palahniuk $26.95 – People pass the word only to those they trust most: Adjustment Day is coming. They’ve been reading a mysterious book and memorizing its directives. They are ready for the reckoning.
A Secret Histroy of Witches: A Novel by Louisa Morgan $15.99
Beautiful Music by Michael Zadoorian (Akashic) $16.95
Politics & Revolution
Class War, USA: Dispatches from Workers’ Struggles in American History by Brandon Weber (Haymarket) $19.95
Philosophical Beer: Philosophy from Plotinus to Paglia in the form of an IPA by Aaron Wooten $12.99 – The history of philosophy through the eyes of beer.
Rebel Publisher: Grove Press and the Revolution of the Word by Loren Glass $13.95
Music & Film Books
Lonely Boy: Tales From a Sex Pistol by Steve Jones $16.99
Caddyshack: The Making of a Hollywood Cinderella Story by Chris Nashawaty $26.99
The Mixtape of My Life: A Do-It-Yourself Music Memoir by Robert K. Elder $14.99 – Don’t miss Robert K. Elder sharing this book here at Quimby’s on Thurs, Mat 10th! More info about the event here!
Little White Lies #74 Mar Apr 18 $12.99
AdBusters #137 $14.95
Common Literary Journal #15 $14
Poetry, Lit Journals, Chap Books
How to Love the Empty Air by Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz (Write Bloody Publishing) $15
The Chicago Review vol 61 #2 $15
Ima Badass by Hadass Bar Lev $1.50
Diary of a Filthy Woman by Noor Hindi $8
Sinister Wisdom #108 A Multicultural Lesbian Literary and Art Journal $18.95