For details about our Featured books, go to our Featured page here.
From the Rubell Family Collection
Books in Support of our Upcoming Tarot Card Reading Workshop
Learning the Tarot
A Tarot Book for Beginners
By Joan Bunning
Seventy-Eight Degrees of Wisdom
By Rachel Pallock
By Rachel Pallack
The Making of the 99 Percent Movement
By Michael A. Gould-Wartofsky
The Saga of the Sioux
The Book that made America rethink how the West was won
By Dwight Jon Zimmerman
Sugar Skulls Coloring Book Stunning Images from The Mexican Day of the Dead
or details about our Events, see our Events page.
Sat., October 17
Mind, Body & Spirit Class
Tai Chi w/Ted
We're here at 10 a.m. each Saturday, except holidays, with our Mind, Body & Spirit Classes. Check out the class schedule and details about all our events on our Events page here.
Tarot Card Reading Workshop w/Sangoma
For all levels of Tarot Card understanding! Bring your own deck our buy one. Details on our Events page.
SAVE THE DATE!
The Occupiers Book/Author Talk w/Michael A. Gould-Wartofsky
We honor the life and legacy of Grace Lee Boggs who passed away on Monday, October 5, 2015. She lived well, and left us with great deeds to follow in her footsteps.
We are so pleased to be part of the national zine launch of Kevin Harry's KH Issue 2, released on Sept. 9th. KH is a beautiful art zine published by native Detroit's, Kevin Harry, now a New York based TV producer, art collector and style aficionado. Come in an pick up your copy.
Ta-Nehisi Coates' book Between the World and Me has been jumping off our shelves into readers' arms! Check with us throughout the week for a new shipment and come in for your copy.
We are featuring the book Off the Radar by Cyrus Copeland for a second time this year in support of a recent interview he did on the Diane Rehm Show with guest host Susan Page. Listen to the interview here.
Ta-Nehisi Coats' new book Between the World and Me has been released. Hear a recent interview with him on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross here.
For Music Lovers!
We now carry Downbeat Magazine. Stop in for your copy.
Independent Bookstore Day is going to be a blast at Source Booksellers. Here's what's in store:
20% off Detroit Local Interest Books
Bookstore Stories: A chance to tell your brief story about why you love bookstores.
Source Booksellers T-Shirts
New Business Hours!
Seven Days A Week!
With Detroit's cultural institutions closed on Mondays, we decided to fill the gap! We're now open Mondays, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Seven days a week at Source Booksellers!
Source Booksellers on the air & in print!
You can also find us listed in the Locals section of the beautiful new publication, Parkview.
BOOKISH NEWS & INFO
We are proud to support the Detroit Public Library's 150th Anniversary and Broadside Press' 50th Anniversary!
On Tuesday, March 31 at the Detroit Public Library Main Brach, at 6 p.m. there will be a Poetry Program by Detroit’s Poet Laureate, Dr. Naomi L. Madgett and joint anniversaries of the Detroit Public Library and Broadside Press celebration, along with an announcement of the merger of historic Broadside Press and Lotus Press! Find our more here.
Below: Naomi L. Madgett (seated) with the new Broadside Lotus Press Board of Directors
The Detroit public library is celebrating 150 years of serving the community! Join the celebration!
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.
Nick Cave's "Heard" Performance
In support of our featured book Epitome by Nick Cave, take a glimpse at the author's work from this 2012 "Heard" Performance with University of North Texas students, captured by Art & Seek here.
Interviews on Historic Icons
In honor of Black History Month, we'd like to share this wonderful interview about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through the eyes of the actor/activist Harry Belafonte, from CBC's Idea's with Paul Kennedy.
In honor of Black History Month, we'd like to share this wonderful interview about James Baldwin and Ralph Ellison from CBC's "The Enright Files."
The Art of Non-Fiction
Listen to the interviews here. Ideas with Paul Kennedy - The Enright Files - Bibliotherapy
Reading On A Screen Before Bed Might Be Killing You.
Read the full huffington post article here.
DEEP DOWN DARK
By Hector Tobar
NPR's Morning Edition recently announced its new book club, Morning Reads and the selection of Deep Down Dark by Hector Tobar as the inaugural book club selection. Check out the story here.
We announced the book's arrival when it was released in October, and we're pleased to carry it on our shelves.
Ann Arbor Comes to Detroit!
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.
Source Booksellers Receives Longevity Award
On Sat., Oct. 18, Source Booksellers owner, Janet Jones received the Longevity Award at the 11th Annual Detroit Black Women's Business Expo. We thank James Cohen for the recognition.
Indie Bookstore News!
Did you know indie bookstores are on the rise?
Find out more here in this article from Slate Magazine.
What makes bookstores special?
We found this intriguing story on BBC News about bookstores. We thought you'd enjoy it, too. Check it out here.
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.
Source Booksellers Participated in the Kerrytown BookFest in Ann Arbor, Sept. 7, 2014!
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.