Poet, novelist, and essayist Erika L. Sánchez’s powerful debut poetry collection explores what it means to live on both sides of the border—the border between countries, languages, despair and possibility, and the living and the dead.
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.
Join us for a celebration of internationally acclaimed poet, Elise Paschen! In addition to a reading and book-signing, this event will include refreshments and live music.
Join award-winning journalist Amy Goodman, host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, at the only Chicago stop on her North American tour: Democracy Now!: Covering the Movements Changing Ameri
Women & Children First is proud to present Samantha Irby for the launch celebration of one of the most anticipated books of the year, WE ARE NEVER MEETING IN REAL LIFE: ESSAYS.
For this free event, Stephanie Danler will be discussing her novel, Sweetbitter--coming soon in paperback--with WBEZ's Nerdette Podcast's Greta Jo
We're honored to be hosting the book launch party for longtime friend of the bookstore, Sara Paretsky! For this event, Sara will be in conversation with Women & Children First co-founder, Ann Christophersen.
TIckets for our readiing, conversation, Q&A, and book-signing with Roxane Gay on sale now! BUY TICKETS: HERE.