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Shop and School Events
"Books are a uniquely portable magic."
Stephen King

Find Your Books

Whether you have registered for an author visit sponsored by The Ivy or your school is hosting a visiting author, you will find all the books you need here!

The Ivy Bookshop

The Ivy is Baltimore’s largest independent bookstore. We carry something for everyone — children and adults alike — and our staff is eager to make unexpected recommendations. You can reach us at 410-377-2966, via, or visit You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, or sign up for our weekly newsletter to learn about upcoming (virtual) events and all sorts of bookish things.

Visit Us!

The Ivy is open daily from 10am to 7pm. Not ready to visit yet? Have your books shipped! During business hours, you are also welcome to stroll around our more than two-acre property, which features a StoryWalk, meditation paths, pocket gardens with benches and a lovely expanse of lawn that’s perfect for a picnic!

Ivy Bookshop
5928 Falls Rd, Baltimore, MD 21209

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