Chicago area indies unite

Kinsella, Bridget
April 1995
Publishers Weekly;4/10/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 15, p19
Trade Publication
Reports on Chicago, Illinois independent booksellers' formation of the Independent Booksellers of Chicago. Goals of the organization; Projects planned by the group; Stores represented at the group.


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