Midtown Reader Blog

August 27, 2018

Read. Think. Share.  By using this as our motto, Midtown Reader seeks to create a welcoming venue for all members of our diverse community. In fact, we work hard every day to procure and introduce our customers to books that offer a broad spectrum of voices, topics, an...

August 23, 2018

Did you know that Midtown Reader’s event space is available for private parties, receptions, and book clubs? On August 3rd, Midtown Reader was transformed into a haven for incoming high school freshmen who love to read. We were so pleased to host the Maclay Book Club f...

July 4, 2018

Summer is in full swing in Tallahassee. The temperatures are scorching; community pools are refreshing; the beaches are breezy; the grills are smoking: and the 2018 World Cup is captivating. Let Midtown Reader’s booksellers help you find the perfect book to accompany y...

June 15, 2018

Are you struggling to find the perfect gift for Father’s Day? The right book will make your dad, husband, brother, uncle or friend laugh, allow him to travel around the globe from his favorite armchair, and expand his horizons. Visit Midtown Reader this week so that ou...

May 22, 2018

While many of us view Memorial Day as the unofficial start of our summer holidays and leave town to escape the oppressive Tallahassee weather, the long weekend is, in fact, a time to remember and honor the men and women who have died in service to our country.

Memorial...

May 9, 2018

As my child’s ninth birthday was approaching a couple of weeks ago, he asked me, “Mama, shouldn’t we celebrate you on my birthday since you did all the work to get me here?”  Insightful, isn’t he? 

Well, the time to officially celebrate all the amazing women in our...