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The Magic Tree Bookstore...

...Sparking readers' imaginations since 1984


Mon-Wed 10 am- 6 pm, Th-Fri 10 am-8 pm,

Sat 9:30 am - 5:30 pm, Sun 11am-5pm.



For the entire month of July, you can find the guy in the red and white stripes ALL OVER Oak Park, in your favorite stores and restaurants. Pick up your passport at the Magic Tree to join the hunt. Prizes! Cake! Balloons! and an awesome We Love Waldo Party wraps up the month long search. See "Events" page for complete details.

Join a Bookclub! It's free to members, and you'll get 10% off the current book. All meetings at the Magic Tree. See our "Events" page for a complete listing. If you have an idea for a bookclub, let us know! Let's get it started!

Upcoming club meetings:

July 6, 5pm: Pages & Pages Bookclub. Discussing the books The Red Pyramid, by Rick Riordan.

July 7, 6:30pm: Comic Women's Collective. Discussing Batgirl of Burnside, vol. 1. by Stewart/Fletcher/Tarr/Wicks

July 8, 1pm: Book a Week Bookclub. Discussing The One and Only Ivan, by Katherine Applegate.

July 9, 11am: Just For Fun Bookclub. Discussing The School for Good and Evil, by Soman Chainani.

July 9, 7pm: Adults Who Love to Read YA Bookclub. Discussing a variety of YA genres.

July 20, 4:30pm: Guys Read Bookclub. Discussing My-Near Death Adventures, by Alison DeCamp.

July 20, 4pm: Pages & Pages Bookclub. Discussing You're a Bad Man, Mr. Gum, by Andy Stanton.

July 24, 11am: Just For Fun Bookclub. Discussing The School for Good and Evil, by Soman Chainani.

WRITING WORKSHOP: Author and teacher Mike Grosso will lead young authors to find their characters, voice, action and stories. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. JUST BRING YOUR BRAIN.

For Grades 3rd - 6th. Four Tuesdays, 4:30pm, July 7-28th.

$40/ $35 for members. Come in or call 708.848.0770 to save your spot.

June 18 - July 9th (4 sessions) 11am

Kids ages 4-11 will go through a series of missions to become their own superhero! Price includes 2 books and workshops. $40 non-members/ $35 members per child. Individual sessions available $12/$10.

July 2: Session 3: Boot Camp/ Outdoor Obstacle Course

July 9: Heroes vs. Villians in an Epic Battle!

Storytime, Wednesdays at 10:30 am

Stories, songs and crafts for the wee ones. Parents and caregivers are invited to bring young people to this fun, free storytime. July 1 featuring guest artist Erin McHammond-Watts, from OPRFHS theatre department and speech team.

Special Saturday Storytimes at 11am.

See Events page for details.

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

All OPRFHS Summer Reading Titles 10% off!

Recently Autographed...

Detectives Assistant HanniganWanderville McClureGracefully Grayson PolonskyFamous Phonies Dumont

We love to have authors visit us! These authors have recently visited the Magic Tree and signed their amazing books: Kate Hannigan -- The Dectective's Assistant, Wendy McClure -- Wanderville and The Wilder Life, Ami Polansky -- Gracefully Grayson, Brianna Dumont -- Famous Phonies: Legends, Fakes, and Frauds Who Changed History, William Hazelgrove -- Jack Pine, Mike Caruto -- Little Elliot Big City, Sarah Mlynowsky -- Whatever After Series, and Mac Barnett and Jory John -- The Terrible Two.

Jack Pine HazlegroveLittle Elliot CuratoBeauty Queen MlynowskiTerrible Two Barnett

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