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Everything you expect.

More than you remember.

Our story begins in Memphis, where a group of book lovers and experienced booksellers came together to create an independent bookstore for the city that they love.

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2018 National Book Award Winners

  • The Friend: A Novel Cover Image
  • The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke Cover Image
  • Indecency Cover Image
  • The Emissary Cover Image
  • The Poet X Cover Image

Sabine Bachmann, the restaurateur behind Ecco on Overton Park and Fratelli's, brings her unique flavor to Novel in her latest concept, Libro. Eat, drink, read, repeat.

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Local Gifts

You don’t need a new book today? Come see us anyway! We have an amazing selection of great gifts for all ages, with a focus on fabulous local products.

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Event Services

Need to rent a great space for your next meeting, party, or gathering? Impress your friends and colleagues by hosting your event at Novel.

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