Central Library

Fiction Department

The Collection

If you’re looking for the largest collection of fiction for adults in the state of Maryland, you’ve come to the right place. The Fiction Department has novels and short stories that include best sellers, mystery and suspense, science fiction and fantasy, romance, horror, historical fiction, classics, African American fiction, and international fiction. You will also find fiction in Large Print as well as novels in foreign languages.


Mon:10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Tue:10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wed:10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thu:10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Fri:10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sat:10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sun:1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Fiction Department
Central Library
400 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

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