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The Magic Tree Bookstore...

...Sparking readers' imaginations since 1984

Hours: Mon-Wed. 10-6, Th./Fri. 10-8, Sat 9:30 - 5:30, Sun 12 - 4

141 N. Oak Park Ave., Oak Park, Il. 60301

Magic Tree serves Oak Park, Chicago, River Forest, Riverside, Forest Park, Elmwood Park, and beyond. Located up the street from the Oak Park Ave. stop on the Green Line. Metered parking on the street or garage parking on North Blvd. with first hour free.


Meet David Fisher, The World's Best Rope Jumper

Wed., Sept. 10th at 4 p.m

Magic Tree Bookstore is jumping for joy because David Fisher, the World's Best Rope Jumper is coming to the shop on Wed. Sept. 10th at 4 p.m. He will be performing some of his cool jump-rope tricks and signing his book, Cool
Jump-Rope Tricks You Can Do. Rope-jumpers of all ages are welcome to come and learn some of these tricks. Anyone wishing to reserve the book and/or attend

this fun free session can call (708)848-0770.

Book Launch/Fundraiser

Sunday, Sept. 14th at 3 p.m.

Janet Nolan, one of our favorite local authors, has a delicious new book coming out and Magic Tree will be hosting the book launch as well as a fundraiser for West Suburban PADS. 20% of PB &J Hooray! sales will be donated to West Suburban Pads. There will be coloring activities for the children and a PB & J collection (unopened jars of peanut butter and/or jelly to give to hungry folks). Let's see if we can sneak in some almond butter too, shall we? Call (708)848-0770 to reserve any of Janet Nolan's books and/or to let us know you'll be coming.

Wednesdays Storytime @ 10:30 a.m.

Debbie Buckley, mom, retired librarian and delightful Magic Tree Staffer leads preschoolers in stories, movement, song. .Parents and caregivers are invited to bring young people to this fun free storytime.

Find out about more upcoming fun at Magic Tree...

Recently Autographed...

Joan Bauer visited schools and our store. We have hardcover as well as paperback editions of your favorite Joan Bauer books. Artist Matthew Cordell was in our area so we had some of his books signed. A great adventure for both boys and girls is Mark of the Dragonfly. What a great autographed book to give your 10 year old friend. Other autographed books are also available.


Adults Who Love to Read YA Literature

Once a month, adults who enjoy reading YA Lit get together to discuss a current title. In addition to a lively book chat, participants have had the opportunity to sit down with their book's author or Skype with an out-of-town author about their book. Anyone buying a bookclub title in order to join in the discussion receives a 10% discount. Next meeting is Sept. 11th at 7 p.m. Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt will be discussed.

Tell the Wolves I'm Home
Tell the Wolves I'm Home
By Brunt, Carol Rifka
2013-06 - Dial Press
9780812982855 - Paperback   See Other Formats

Usually available or order in 2 or 3 days.

In this striking literary debut, Brunt unfolds a moving story of love, grief, and renewal in 1987 as two lonely people become the unlikeliest of friends and find that sometimes you don't know you've lost someone until you've found them. ...More

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