Carolyn is recently retired from Emory, and in her retirement, wanted to come work at Tall Tales. She is a voracious reader of literary fiction, and with her sister, has enough books to open their own library.

Martha reads mostly fiction and mystery, with the occasional sci-fi / fantasy book thrown in for good measure. She also reads psychology books, and is highly knowledgeable about gardening and north Georgia.

Jessica reads fiction, teen, food, travel, bio, non-fiction, graphic novels, and some other stuff. If you know of new places in town to get vegetarian gravy, let her know.

                               reading is everything

Todd, a recent graduate of Georgia State University, was previously a music major. Todd enjoys the classics.

Ursula reads mostly fiction and narrative non-fiction. If you need directions around Emory, Ursula's your gal, particularly if you also need them in German.

Marlene owned Tall Tales for over 30 years, and is known around town as The Book Whisperer. Her specialty is literary fiction.

Emily returned to Georgia from Florida's beaches and bookstores. She reads fantasy, travel writing, and southern fiction.

Susan reads mysteries; lots of mysteries. Also, ask her advice about where to eat in Paris.

Hedy, a transplant to Atlanta from Washington, D.C., loves all things musical.

Alana teaches art, and enjoys reading things are are eerie, chilling, and otherwise suspenseful.

Eve is a native Atlantan, and reads literary fiction, mysteries, and poetry.

Rebekah is the store owner. She reads mysteries, romance, all things paranormal, and the occasional non-fiction tome. She can recommend a book, bake you a pie, or fix that hole in your sweater.

Julie loves to garden, and when she reads, she most enjoys memoir and mystery.