Welcome to Read Between the Lynes

Read Between the Lynes is YOUR hometown bookstore. We are proudly located on the Historic Woodstock Square, keeping our focus on convenience, community and you, our customers. Stop by! We can't wait to meet you!


Closed for Easter on April 21st! Will reopen at 9am on April 22nd.

Independent Bookstore Day is on April 27th! There will be swag, books, and other surprises! Join us at 10:30am for story time with Chasity Gunn and at 1:00-2:30pm for an author event with Dennis R. Durbin.

Interactive, poetry-centered story time led by Elgin's 2019-2020 Poet Laureate, Chasity Gunn, on April 27th at 10:30am

We are pleased to now carry Bella Grace bookazine!

Start your wishlist today!

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