For details about our Featured books, go to our Featured page here.
Featured Books through July 25:
A Human Story
By Barbara Freese
NEW! It's Never Too Late to Begin Again Discovering Creativity and Meaning at Midlife and Beyond
By Julia Cameron with Emma Lively
NEW! The Middle East and Islamic World Reader
Edited by Marvin E. Gettleman and Stuart Schaar
For Bicycle Lovers
NEW! The Bicycle Effect
Cycling as Meditation
By Juan Carlos Kreimer
A Radically Practical Guide to Riding Your Bike
By Grant Petersen
The Ultimate Owner's Manual
The Universal Guide to Bikes, Riding, and Everything for Beginner and Seasoned Cyclists
By Eben Weiss
NEW! Children's Book of Philosophy
An Introduction to the world's great thinkers and their big ideas
By Sarah Tomley & Marcus Weeks
For details about our Events, see our Events page.
Saturday, July 23
Chair Yoga w/Gail
We're here at 10 a.m. each Saturday, except holidays, with our Mind, Body & Spirit Classes. Check out the class schedule on our Events page here.
Bookish News & info
We recently received a surprise call from National Public Radio asking us to provide our Recommended Summer Reading List. We hand-picked 12 books and 1 magazine from our shelves for NPR to share with its listeners, and now we proudly share it with YOU.
Now on our shelf! " Aperture Magazine" #223, Summer 2016 The Magazine of Photography and Ideas
Vision & Justice w/Guest Editor Sarah Lewis.
Bookstore Stories 2016! Our second annual Bookstore Stories sessions took place on April 30 during Independent Bookstore Day. Some of our wonderful customers shared their fondest memories of experiences in bookstores, and this Sunday we'll share their stories on our website's Bookstore Stories page here and our Facebook page.
Bookstore Stories is a storytelling project exclusive to Source Booksellers originated on Independent Bookstore Day 2015.
In support of our Book/Author Talk with Farai Chideya discussing her book "The Episodic Career" on Sunday, March 20, hear from Farai in an interview on Michigan Literary Network Radio here.
Source Booksellers was featured in the AARP magazine! Check it out here.
We now carry The Atlantic
New to our shelves - The One Mile Zine
As Ta-Nehisi Coates' Between the World and Me" continues to rise, hear from Coates in this interview with Robin D. G. Kelley here.
Source Booksellers on the air
Independent bookstores are on the rise despite digital competition
March 10, 2015 Janet Jones was featured on Michigan Public Radio's Stateside with Cynthia Canty. You can listen to it here.
Source in Print
We're featured in two print publications this month:
Metro Times - Check it out here.
Natural Awakenings - Check it out here on page 12.
Source Booksellers in Model D
Model D's guide to shopping local this holiday season
Read the story here in Model D.
Holiday season brings good tidings of new Detroit bookstores
Check out the story here in Model D Media.
Yahoo Travel Guide on shopping local in Detroit
The story, which you can read here mentions A Detroit Anthology, available in the store.
Indie Bookstore News!
Did you know indie bookstores are on the rise?
Find out more here in this article from Slate Magazine.
Source Booksellers' Owner on WDET - 101.9
On Monday, Sept. 29, Source Booksellers' owner Janet Webster Jones had the awesome opportunity to be an on air panelist on WDET - 101.9's show Detroit Today "Aging Together" segment. Led by Laura Weber Davis, panelists included Randal Charlton, and Dennis Archambault. Listen to the podcast here.
Source Booksellers is featured in model D:
'Encore entrepreneurs' add vibrance to Detroit's small business scene.
For our customers who travel Woodward, the M-1 Rail Project is well underway.
As you travel to visit us in Midtown and around the area, stay up-to-date with the construction project and traffic redirects here.