Indie Bookstore to Set Up Shop at Town Square Wheaton


Mixed-Use Lifestyle Center Continues to Grow Tenant Collection; Welcomes Prairie Path Books

WHEATON, Ill. (February 7, 2019): Town Square Wheaton, the 203,000 square foot mixed-use lifestyle center located in Wheaton’s Danada district, announced today Prairie Path Books, a regional Wheaton favorite, will soon join its merchant community. 

The independently-owned bookstore which offers reads for all ages along with greeting cards, unique gift items and an engaging calendar of in-store special events, will move from its current location within Wheaton’s Toms-Price building to Town Square Wheaton.  The lifestyle center’s newest addition will open for its first full day of business February 14 and will be located next to Chico’s.

What’s more, in advance of its Valentine’s Day grand opening, owner Sandy Koropp will host a pre-grand opening “I Love Books Bash” the evening of Wednesday, Feb. 13.  Beginning at 6:30 pm, Koropp will welcome in guests with homemade food from the store’s top-selling cookbook.  $5 per person; call the bookstore to RSVP (630-765-7455).

“We are in the midst of an exciting transformation at Town Square Wheaton – one that is creating a new and unique community destination to shop, dine and gather with friends and family,” said Tucker Development CEO Richard Tucker.  “The addition of locally-owned Prairie Path Books is a stellar example of our vision for the property where we are working to attract novel food and beverage concepts, specialty boutiques, family-friendly entertainment venues and an array of services which will serve local Wheaton consumers and beyond.”

Along with recently opened Salon Lofts (3,975 square feet) and Luggage & More (8,000 square feet), Prairie Path Books (2,200 square feet) joins Town Square Wheaton’s collection of leading retailers and restaurants including Talbots, Victoria’s Secret, Bath & Body Works, francesca’s, Evereve, White House | Black Market, LensCrafters, Warren’s Ale House, Noodles & Company, Egg’lectic Café and Nothing Bundt Cakes, among many more. For more information, please visit


Located at the intersection of Blanchard Circle and Naperville Road just north of Butterfield Road in Wheaton, Ill., Town Square Wheaton is a 203,000 square foot mixed-use lifestyle center comprised of an array of leading retailers, popular restaurants and eateries along with professional office components.  Owned and managed by Tucker Development and Hutensky Capital Partners, Town Square Wheaton proudly serves the western Chicago suburbs.  For more information please visit