Saturday, April 23, 2011

By: Wahokia

Apr 24 2011

Category: Cooper-Young, Memphis, Tenn., Uncategorized

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Back at Burke's Books, one of my favorite places. The sign out front quotes Virginia Woolf: "Sometimes I think heaven must be one continuous exhausted read." Not a bad thought. Today Amanda holds court at the original counter used when the store opened in 1875. It's been quite a literary landmark. Just think, first editions from Mark Twain to John Grisham have crossed this counter. Grisham has even had book signings on it. I wonder about Twain?

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