Bookman’s Alley to close


This will likely be the last holiday season that lovers of used books will be able to find what they're looking for at a downtown Evanston institution.

83-year-old Roger Carlson tells CBS Chicago that, unless somebody steps forward to buy the place, he's planning to close the Bookman's Alley store he's operated in an alley off Sherman Avenue since 1980 after this holiday season.


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