Welcome to Prairie Path Books

Tastings, Authors, Live Music and Literary Gatherings • 303 E. Front St., Wheaton, IL • (630) 765-7455

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Prairie Path Books is tucked within Toms-Price Home Furnishings at 303 E. Front St. in downtownWheaton. When you enter the front door just follow the signs to the back corner of Toms-Price where you will find our bookstore, comfortably furnished, with a friendly staff, and most importantly a hand picked selection of books (over 5000 titles).  You will see from our store logo that we are more than just a bookstore, we are Prairie Path Books, Gatherings & Great Reads. We love gatherings!  We host a variety of weekly events to inspire and enlighten, as well as book clubs and story times for kids.  And we are proud of our great selection of books!  If you are not sure what you are going to read next, come in and we will help you find the perfect read.


Meet the PPB Tribe





Pictured left to right, front row, owners Heather Janiak, Sandy Koropp, Jenny Riddle, 2nd row, buyers, Dana Weber, Lisa Siemer, Wendy Durkin, 3rd row, staff, Jennifer Castino, Cindy Plate, Gaye Haist, back row, interns, Kelly McLysaght, Katie Kleve, Damon Leach, Ben Schuessler, Justin Baise, John Plate, Hannah Novak, Erin Klage, and Emma Koropp.  Not pictured, Sylvia Carlson, Sheridan Kiple, Rebecca, DeLaura, Lily Bracy, Shannon Moran, Andrew Carlson, Claire Graham, and Tom Koropp

PPB is Pleased to Partner with the Wheaton Public Library




The Library Wish List Program is an opportunity to support the Wheaton Public Library by donating specific, high-need items to their collection.  PPB will have the books available for you to purchase, and will deliver your book donations directly to the library.


Here is the list of their top 20 most wanted items:


All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr


Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty


The Heist by Daniel Silva


All Fall Down by Jennifer Weiner


One Plus Oneby JoJo Moyes


Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline


The One and Only by Emily Giffin


Private Down Under by James Patterson


The Vacationers by Emma Straub


Act of War by Brad Thor


The Matchmaker by Elin Hilderbrand


Lucky Us by Amy Bloom


The Book of Life by Deborah Harkness


The Care and Management of Lies by Jaqueline Winspear


Mean Streak by Sandra Brown


Power Play by Catherine Coulter


Fast Track by Julie Garwood


Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King


The Hundred-foot Journey by Richard C. Morais


The Hundred-year House by Rebecca Makkai


Hand-selected titles. Friendly gatherings. Inspiring gifts.


Hours are:

Monday: 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Thursday: 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Friday: 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Sunday: 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


Toms-Price Home Furnishings is open a half-hour later than Prairie Path Books each day.

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