McIntyre's Books

McIntyre's Books
Open Daily Mon-Sat 10am-6pm Sun 10am-5pm 919.542.3030

We receive new titles weekly, come in and browse our shelves

Open Daily
Mon-Sat 10am-6pm Sun 10am-5pm

McIntyre’s Books is an independent bookstore in Fearrington Village near Chapel Hill, NC with a wide selection of fiction and non-fiction, with a particular emphasis on cooking, gardening, mystery and books by local authors.

Since Keebe Fitch opened McIntyre’s Books in 1989, we’ve hosted one of the largest author events programs in the South. Come out for an event or for a book recommendation from our experienced staff.

Come out for an event, a book recommendation from our experienced staff, or to browse after enjoying lunch, brunch or dinner at The Fearrington Granary Restaurant. Stay in touch by signing up for our weekly email updates, “liking” us on Facebook or following us on Twitter.

Eat, Read, Sleep

What People Are Saying

  • The staff and their personal recommendations are worth the trip. I liked the handwritten notes tucked into many of the books on their shelves.

    - AFAR, 2014

  • McIntyre’s Books is named a finalist in the 2014 Best of the Triangle by Indy Week.

    - Indy Week, 2014

  • McIntyre’s Books is one of those bookstores that’s impossible to leave empty-handed.

    - Publisher's Weekly

  • McIntyre’s  draws from a fiercely loyal clientele who consider the store a haven of delight.


    - Triangle Business Journal, December 2011

  • McIntyre’s staff tailors title selections to readers interests. It’s a welcome contrast to big-box bookstores.


    - Our State, December 2010

  • I can’t tell you how many times we’ve visited McIntyre’s and never wanted to leave…

    - Algonquin Books Blogger