Join us as we welcome Danez Smith and Eve Ewing for our most anticipated poetry event of 2017! The two authors will be reading from their recently released collections--Don't Call Us Dead (Smith) and Electric Arches (Ewing).
Women & Children First is thrilled to be hosting the Chicago stop on Isabel Allende's upcoming US tour for her forthcoming novel, In the Midst of Winter. For this event, Isabel will be interviewed by Luis Alberto Urrea.
The highly anticipated science fiction debut from founder of io9, Autonomous features a rakish pharmaceutical pirate named Jack who traverses the
Join us for an author panel featuring NASTY WOMEN contributors Kate Harding, Samantha Irby, Samhita Mukhopadhyay, and Sarah Hollenbeck with special guest Megan Stielstra
In the wake of his divorce and retirement and the loss of his parents, 68-year-old Jules Epstein gives away his possessions and travels to Israel, with a nebulous plan to do so
We are thrilled to welcome Julia Keller back to Women & Children First for the launch of her new mystery, Fast Falls the Night.
Join us as we celebrate the launch of Erika L. Sánchez’s poetry collection, Lessons on Expulsion. For this event, Erika will be joined by Krista Franklin, Jacob Saenz, and M. Quinn Stifler.
Join us for the launch celebration for Eat Only When You're Hungry, the new novel from the incomparable Lindsay Hunter.
Long, long ago, Jac Jemc used to work at our feminist bookstore. Today, she is the author of one of the most anticipated psychological thrillers of the year!
We're over-the-moon honored to be hosting the book launch party for local author Megan Stielstra's new essay collection, The Wrong Way to Save Your Life at Uptown Underground (4707 N. Broadway).
Join us as we celebrate the paperback tour of Terry Tempest William's THE HOUR OF LAND: A PERSONAL TOPOGRAPHY OF AMERICA'S NATIONAL PARKS.
Celebrate the launch of a new novel by Sharon Solwitz with a conversation between Sharon and local author S. L. Wisenberg.