Announcements:

CTA Construction at Damen!!

The Damen Blue Line station will be closed until December 22. During construction, you can reach us by taking the Blue Line to Division or Western and riding the 56 Milwaukee bus to North Ave/Damen Ave.

There will also be an overnight shuttle N56 between Division and Western, in case you'd like to hang out in the neighborhood after we close.

You can still, as always, reach us by the 52 North and 50 Damen buses.

Hack: Back in Stock!

Local painter and author Dmitry Samarov's book Hack is back in stock! All our copies are signed by the author.

Location:


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1564 N. Milwaukee Ave Chicago, IL 60622
Conveniently located near the Damen Blue Line CTA stop.

Contact:

If you're looking for a certain title or want to ask about selling books to us, it's best to call. For all other inquires, please email us.

773.862.4882

myopic at myopicbookstore.com

Hours:

9am to 11pm seven days a week.

Books Bought:

Fridays 6pm to 10pm

Saturdays 9am to 4pm

Welcome to Myopic Books

One of Chicago's oldest and largest used bookstores, Myopic Books has three floors full of books, an amount totaling over 80,000 editions.

Books

We carry sections such as fiction, art, architecture, music, film, philosophy, science, religion, pyschology, literary criticism, mythology, children's, cooking, sci-fi, biography and local history/interest... and many more. Have a question? Give us a call at (773) 862-4882.

Stairs

Located in the heart of Wicker Park. We are conveniently open until 11pm every day of the week.

Stairs

Book Buying Hours

We buy books on Fridays from 6pm to 10pm and Saturdays from 9am to 4pm. For small amounts (a single box or bag) we may be able to accomodate you anytime if you call us first. For more information about selling us your books visit our Book buying Info Page