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

Featured Books thru May 1

Celestial Mechanics

A Tale for a Mid-Winter Night

By William Least Heat-Moon

The Imagineers of War

The Untold Story of DARPA, The Pentagon Agency That Changed The World

By Sharon Weinberger


The New Analog

Listening and Reconnecting in a Digital World

By Damon Krukowski

Not A Scientist

How Politicians Mistake, Misrepresent, and Utterly Mangle Science

By Dave Levitan

For Young Readers

You Can't Be Too Careful

By Roger Mello

Three Books in Support of our 4/26 Book/Author Talk with Anastasia Higginbotham from her Ordinary Terrible Things Series


For details about our Events, see our Events page & calendar.

Wednesday, April 26 5:30p

Book/Author Talk w/Anastasia Higginbotham feat. Tell Me About Sex, Grandma

Thursday, April 27 5:30p

Book/Author w/Ron Fournier feat. Love That Boy

Thursday, April 27, 6-8p

Off site book selling for Michael Arnaud's Detroit, The Dream Is Now Launch, Fisher Bldg Lobby

Saturday, April 29 10 a.m.

Belly Dancing w/Tene

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.

Saturday, April 29 ALL DAY! Independent Bookstore Day

2-4p - Bookstore Stories #3

Coming Up!

5/6, 6p

Book/Author Talk w/Natalie Y. Moore feat.The South Side A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation

Bookish News & info

Thank you to the American Booksellers Association for featuring Source Booksellers in its current newsletter. Read it here

We're so thankful to the Detroit Bus Company for featuring Source Booksellers in its recent Behind the Counter podcast. Have a listen here.

Source Booksellers was featured in the AARP magazine! Check it out here.

Photo by Tim Leon for PARKVIEW MAGAZINE

Photo by Tim Leon for PARKVIEW MAGAZINE

We now carry The Atlantic

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