For details about our Featured books, go to our Featured page here.

Featured Books for February 2-8

Democracy in Black
How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul

By Eddied S. Glaud, Jr.

Freedom is a Constant Struggle

Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement

By Angela Y. Davis


The Negro in America

The Black Church Since Frazier

By E. Franklin Frazier and     C. Eric Lincoln

One Righteous Man

Samuel Battle and the Shattering of the Color Line in New York

By Arthur Browne

The Scholar Denied

W. E. B. Du Bois and the Birth of Modern Sociology

By Aldon D. Morris

Understanding Jim Crow Using Racist Memorabilia to Teach Tolerance and Promote Social Justice

By David Pilgrim


For details about our Events, see our Events page

Saturday, February 6, 2016

10 a.m.

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.

Coming Up!

Saturday, February 13

3 p.m.

Book/Author Talk           

The Underground Railroad The movement that Changed America

With Evelyn Millstein







Bookish News & info

Our February Books of the Month Support Black History Month & Love.

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 & in print!

Look for us in the new episode of The Heart of Detroit on WDIV- Channel 4, online at clickondetroit.com, mitchalbom.com, and theheartofdetroit.com.

You can also find us listed in the Locals section of the beautiful new publication, Parkview.  

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.

Check out the story here.

Check out the story here.

Special Note:

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