McIntyre's Books

McIntyre's Books
Sun-Tues 10am-6pm Wed-Sat 10am-7pm Closing Aug 3rd at 3pm, Re-opening Aug 5th at 10am
Sun-Tues 10am-6pm Wed-Sat 10am-7pm
Closing Aug 3rd at 3pm, Re-opening Aug 5th at 10am
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McIntyre’s Books is an independent bookstore in Fearrington Village near Chapel Hill, NC with one of the friendliest, most experienced staffs around. Surrounded by gardens in bloom, pastures containing our curious Belties, the shops and restaurants of the Village Center – and parking right in front – McIntyre’s Books offers a singularly pleasant book buying experience.

Enjoy a wide selection of fiction and non-fiction, with particular emphasis on cooking, gardening, mystery and books by local authors.

Since Keebe Fitch opened McIntyre’s Books in 1989, we’ve been hosting one of the largest author events programs in the South.

You’ll find us on the left as you enter the Village Center. We’re right next to The Fearrington Granary Restaurant offering lunch, brunch and dinner and the shops and spa of the Village Center so come make it a day!

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And the 'Best Of' Winners are...

Fearrington is honored to be recognized in Chapel Hill Magazine's 2014 Best of Chapel Hill and Indy Week's 2014 Best of the Triangle  nominations! Check out which Fearrington businesses shined this year and make sure to pick up your copy of Chapel Hill...

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What People Are Saying

  • 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 clientele [...] consider the store a haven of delight - a place where they can read up on book recommendations from all five staff members and know that these are... More >

    - Triangle Business Journal, December 2011

  • McIntyre's is a reader's paradise - tables and shelves full of books begging someone to crack the spines...the staff tailors title selections to readers interests. It's a welcome... More >

    - Our State Magazine

    McIntyre’s is a reader’s paradise – tables and shelves full of books begging someone to crack the spines…the staff tailors title selections to readers interests. It’s a welcome contrast to big-box bookstores.

    - Our State Magazine

  • McIntyre's draws from a fiercely loyal clientele who consider the store a haven of delight -  a place where they can read up on book recommendations from all five staff members... More >

    - Triangle Business Journal

    McIntyre’s draws from a fiercely loyal clientele who consider the store a haven of delight –  a place where they can read up on book recommendations from all five staff members and know that these are opinions they can trust.

    - Triangle Business Journal

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

    - Algonquin Books Blogger