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You might have some questions about Myopic Books, and here are your answers: Are they open? Yes, every single day. There's no excuse not to go right now. Do they have a lot of books? Hell yes, three floors. 80,000+ Have they been around very long? Myopic was in Wicker Park way before Wicker Park was cool (and then got gentrified). It's one of the last vestiges of hip.
Other things you need to know: - Check your bags at the door. A playing card is your call ticket. Neat. - No photos. Seriously, stop with the Instagram. - They'll buy your old books. Check the website for details. - Is that a cat you smell? Yes, yes it is. Every good bookstore needs a cat.