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Monthly Features - May

May the Fourth Be With You


5pm, 21 March 2020 -  
The Day the Lights Went Dim in Dixon, IL
Retail hours for Books on First remained suspended for the entire month of April, BUT get ready for  

Friday, 8 May 2020

when we introduce May Stay Safe! Coffee To-Go and Order Pickup Hours

Our Steady Ready Hours Will Be

Monday - Friday     7am - 6pm
Saturday     8am - 7pm
Sunday   10am - 4pm

We will continue to take phone, email, fb & online orders and hope to be back to sitting, visiting and perusing the shelves in June.

10May - Mother's Day

Show your mom, your nana, the beautiful mother of your beautiful children, your favorite neighbor who took you in after school ...
that you really appreciate them. 
Send them a beautiful 3D paper sculpture from Lovepop™ 


25May - Memorial Day




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My New Mom & Me Cover Image
By Renata Galindo, Renata Galindo (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780553521344
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Schwartz & Wade - March 22nd, 2016

A Farewell to Arms: The Hemingway Library Edition Cover Image
By Ernest Hemingway, Patrick Hemingway (Foreword by), Sean Hemingway (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781476764528
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scribner - July 8th, 2014

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The Thin Red Line: A Novel Cover Image
By James Jones, Francine Prose (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9780385324083
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - February 9th, 1998

The Naked and the Dead: 50th Anniversary Edition, With a New Introduction by the Author Cover Image
ISBN: 9780312265052
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador - August 5th, 2000

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Catch-22: 50th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By Joseph Heller, Christopher Buckley (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781451626650
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - April 5th, 2011

War and Peace: FDR's Final Odyssey: D-Day to Yalta, 1943–1945 (FDR at War #3) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780544876804
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - May 7th, 2019