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Atomic Books

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The weird is wonderful!

Atomic Books is the famous eclectic bookstore in Hampden, and it is a treasure trove of weird books... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2017
Love eight bar...

This is actually a review of Eightbar, more so than a review of the shop. Yes, Atomic Books is a... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2016
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Jan 1, 2017
“The weird is wonderful!”
Jul 20, 2016
“Love eight bar...”
"Literary Finds for Mutated Minds!" Baltimore's legendary, award-winning, independent bookstore now in it's 22nd year. Specializing in zines, comics, literary fiction, art publications, strange ephemera, and now serving beer and wine.
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3620 Falls Rd, Baltimore, MD 21211-1814
+1 410-662-4444
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Reviewed January 1, 2017

Atomic Books is the famous eclectic bookstore in Hampden, and it is a treasure trove of weird books and magazines. They have an unparalleled selection of graphic novels, and the odd assortment of pop culture knickknacks making this the perfect place to do some shopping...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed July 20, 2016

This is actually a review of Eightbar, more so than a review of the shop. Yes, Atomic Books is a comic book store. Yes, they have a cozy little lounge. No, not a bookstore with coffee, but a comic book store with a bar. Yes,...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed July 3, 2016

With just a quick trip through Baltimore, this was the perfect place to take a reading break. There’s a huge selection of comics and graphic novels in this quirky, pint-sized bookstore. There was an excellent selection of cookbooks to keep me busy. If you have...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Tiffany H
Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

They have a ton of cool stuff in this place. Everyone was super nice and helpful. Very clean and neat. Lots of hard to find stuff I can see around. Definitely will be back.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank jimmyg8947
Reviewed February 14, 2016

Go....just go. Hard to find magazines, books, and a complete array of all things odd and off. what a treasure. We will return!

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

I always make it a point to stop at Atomic when I'm in Baltimore, and I'm happy to say that it's still as good as the first time I visited. This isn't Barnes and Noble - everything in the shop is selected by the owners...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank 847randyb
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