12/02/2010 06:05 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Books And Beer: Holiday Shopping At Sheffield's

If you are torn between curling up with a good book and going out for a tasty beer on a cold Thursday night, why not head to Sheffield's bar for the best of both worlds?

Sheffield's is hosting "Books and Beer: Holiday Shopping Night" which brings best-selling authors to the bar to sign their books and sell them at a 10 to 20 percent discount while shoppers get tipsy.

Chicago authors Marcus Sakey, Laura Caldwell, David Ellis and Gillian Flynn will be on hand, and those who buy a book from each author will snag a free drink.

Some of the drink specials for the night include $4 Bell's pints and $6 holiday beer flights.

What: Books and Beer: Holiday Shopping Night

When: Thursday, December 2, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where: Sheffield's, 3258 N. Sheffield Ave., Chicago

Price: FREE plus money for books and beer!