Memphis Reads

About Memphis Reads!

Memphis Reads is a blog series where Memphis Public Library staff members can discuss their favorite adult fiction and non-fiction books. Library staff members contribute reviews, essays, and news items about titles in the Library’s collection and raise ideas, questions, and concerns for Memphians to consider.

Most Recent Memphis Read Posts!

MEMPHIS READS- RAMONA BLUE by Julie Murphy (7/16/2018) - Andrea reviews RAMONA BLUE by Julie Murphy, Harper Collins, 2017. Ramona Leroux was only 5 years when her family faced ...Read More
Memphis Reads: Curl Up & Dye by Sharon Sala (6/9/2018) -  Syma reviews Curl up & Dye by Sharon Sala, Sourcebooks, 2014. Here I am again, after reading another of the ...Read More
MEMPHIS READS- The Last Mile by David Baldacci (5/31/2018) - Darnell reviews The Last Mile by David Baldacci, Grand Central Publishing, 2016. The Last Mile is the first one of ...Read More
Memphis Reads-THE COLOR OF LOVE by Sharon Sala (5/25/2018) - Syma reviews The Color of Love by Sharon Sala, Sourcebooks Casablanca, 2017. I am never disappointed when it comes to Sharon ...Read More
MEMPHIS READS- TEAM OF RIVALS: THE POLITICAL GENIUS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN by Doris Kearns Goodwin (5/23/2018) - Marilyn reviews Team of Rivals:  The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin, New York: Simon & Schuster, 2005. Our ...Read More
MEMPHIS READS: FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY BOOK SALE MAY 24-26 (5/8/2018) - Thank you for being a Friend! On Thursday, May 24, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library (3030 Poplar ...Read More

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