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Bookie’s is coming back; partnership with Rockshop60430 enables new Homewood shop

Bookie's has a new lease on life in Homewood.

Thanks to a new partnership and a new home, Bookie's owner Keith Lewis announced on Facebook Saturday night that the store would return with a new location and a new partnership.

Lewis rocked the local bibliophile community early in September when he announced the closure of the popular Homewood book store, citing inadequate sales and a rent hike.

At the time, he pledged to remain connected to the Homewood community and to seek a way to set up shop again if he . . .

Winter events



  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.



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