Current Hours: Sunday thru Friday, 11:00am-5:00pm, Saturdays, 10:00am-6:00pm.

Since 1993 The Raven has become a favorite feature of downtown Northampton.

Aside from providing many genres of popular books, The Raven has been a valuable part of the five college community, specializing in academic and scholarly titles.

We offer a wide variety of children’s books, poetry, fiction, gardening, philosophy, cultural studies, cookbooks, eastern and western religions, fantasy and science fiction, mystery, Native American studies, women’s studies, African American studies, Greek and Roman classics, linguistics, history, science and nature, and much, much more.

We can ship all our merchandise, including t-shirts, tote bags, bumper stickers, and gift certificates. We buy books daily, so there are always new things to find in our store.

Please call if you are looking for a title!

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