Now is the Time. Memphis is the Place.

Now Open: Novel Bookstore

Photos: Amanda Hill

Book lovers rejoice! Novel Bookstore is now open in the former Booksellers of Laurelwood space at 387 Perkins Extd.

Novel Memphis

Photo: Amanda Hill

Following the closing of the beloved Booksellers at Laurelwood, 27 Memphians became investors in Novel, a truly local bookstore. A majority of the experienced staff remains to serve Memphis book lovers better than ever before.

Things to know:

  • The redesigned 10,000 square foot store also includes a 1,500 dedicated event space that is available for rent.
  • A larger curated selection of local books and gifts will be available
  • Libro, the in-store restaurant by Sabine Bachmann of Ecco will be opening this fall
  • A new and improved website is on the way that will include e-books and online ordering
  • Storytime will return to the children’s area

Hours are Monday through Saturday 9am to 8pm and Sunday 10am to 5pm.

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