1.  Our physical store will remain closed for the foreseeable future
  2. Our phones are open from 12-4 PM
  3.  We offer curbside pickup and priority shipping 
  4.  Curbside pickup is from 11 AM-5 PM every day 
  5. Please wait to receive an email letting you know that your order is ready
  6.  Text 773-771-0099 with your name and order number when you're 10 minutes away

Event Proposal Form

To propose an event at Women & Children First, please fill out this formPlease note:

  • We encourage you to learn about our mission when considering if we are the best venue for your event.
  • We schedule events several months in advance.
  • We do not host events for books self-published through Createspace.
  • We require that your publisher accepts returns and offers a minimum discount of 40% to bookstores.
  • If you are interested in us selling books at your offsite event, please contact our Outreach & Sales Liasion Karlee at 
  • Due to the large number of proposals we receive, we cannot respond to every request.
  • We will be in contact with you if we are interested in scheduling your event.

Thank you for considering Women & Children First as the host for your event.