June 29, 2014
If you are looking for a good summer read, there are book stores of every shape and size in Memphis. At these local shops, you can find just about any book you need:
- The Booksellers at Laurelwood (387 Perkins Road Extended) – The Booksellers at Laurelwood is the store formerly known as Davis-Kidd. The children’s department which is bright and colorful with plenty of room for the kids to play,, and they also stock an extensive section of books by local authors.
- Burke’s Book Store (1719 Poplar Avenue) – This shop been a fixture in Memphis for more than 100 years. This unique Midtown shop offers both new and used books, plus a nice collection of first edition and out-of-print books.
- Pinocchio’s Children’s Book Store (688 West Brookhaven Circle) – This little cottage tucked away in in East Memphis, offers an upscale selection of quality children’s books and toys including beautifully crafted puppets.