Virtual Book Fair 2021
"A book is a dream you hold in your hands."
Neil Gaiman

The Ivy Bookshop

The Ivy is Baltimore’s largest independent bookstore. We specialize in fiction, history, poetry, current affairs, art, cooking and children’s books, among others (our Books on Books section, is, for instance, a delight to browse). Our staff makes great recommendations, and we’re always pleased to help guide gift-giving. You can reach us at 410-377-2966 or 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 for limited capacity browsing from 10am to 7pm. Not ready to visit yet? Select curbside pickup from our beautiful new covered porch or have your books shipped. During business hours, you are also welcome to stroll around our more than two-acre property, which features 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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