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Memphis Reads Blog: Library staff members contribute reviews, essays, and news items about titles in the Library’s collection and raise ideas, questions, and concerns for discussion.


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: A Jewish Community in Memphis in A Biblical People in the Bible Belt: the Jewish Community of Memphis, Tennessee by Selma S. Lewis (11/6/2019) - Marilyn reviews A Jewish Community in Memphis in A Biblical People in the Bible Belt: the Jewish Community of Memphis,… ...Read More
MEMPHIS READS: WHITE BIRD by R.J. Palacio (10/28/2019) -   Andrea reviews WHITE BIRD by R.J. Palacio, Random House, 2019, 978-0-525-64553-5, 220 pages. I was drawn to this book… ...Read More
MEMPHIS READS: Titles for Halloween (10/12/2019) - During this Halloween season, a lot of people want to read scary stories and terrifying tales. The following list is… ...Read More
MEMPHIS READS: WAITER RANT: Thanks for the Tip- Confessions of a Cynical Waiter by the Waiter (9/16/2019) - Andrea reviews WAITER RANT:  Thanks for the Tip- Confessions of a Cynical Waiter by the Waiter, 978-0-06-125668-4, Harper Collins, 2008, 302… ...Read More
MEMPHIS READS: SAVING MEGHAN by D.J. Palmer (9/13/2019) - Andrea reviews SAVING MEGHAN by D.J. Palmer, St.Martin's Press, 2019,  369 pages. Munchausen Syndrome by proxy (as defined by UofM.org) is a mental health… ...Read More
MEMPHIS READS: MY LOVELY WIFE by Samantha Downing (9/12/2019) - Andrea reviews MY LOVELY WIFE by Samantha Downing, Penguin Random House, 2019, 372 pages. This debut novel by New Orleans… ...Read More

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