You can always shop here. Our web store offers worldwide shipping on our branded merchandise and a selection of titles.

To purchase *any* book and have it shipped directly to you, please visit our  page.

Something new is hopping into downtown Salem!

Denise Kent and Mike Gibson, longtime owners of Wicked Good Books on the Pedestrian Mall in downtown Salem, will be launching a new toy store, Silly Bunny, this spring at 260 Essex Street, across the street from the Salem Chamber of Commerce. Silly Bunny will offer toys from many distinct brands not often found in big box stores, together with some big brands most people will recognize.

Online shopping will be available at

> February 28: We are closed today because of weather. Stay home and catch up on your reading. See you in March! (Tomorrow.)

> Our sold out event with Grady Hendrix at Cinema Salem was a blast. Here's a little surprise:

👻🏠 You can still order a signed copy 
of HOW TO SELL A HAUNTED HOUSE and each book is differently signed in Grady's one-of-a-kind style. 

We ship everywhere.

> January 1: Our winter store hours are 11AM - 5PM daily.

> November 25: We are back and open regular hours. We hope you had a good holiday! Free city parking downtown through Sunday, too!

> We have no plans to leave Twitter, but we are now on Mastodon. You can find WGB at

> We have a number of popular items featuring our kitty logo back in stock. Scroll down to Featured Products ...


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Wicked Good Books

215 Essex Street
Salem, MA 01970
Phone: 978-594-1938