For details about our Featured books, go to our Featured page here.
Featured Books Supporting Banned Books Week
The Absolutely True Story for a Part-Time Indian
By Sherman Alexie
The Autobiography of Malcolm X
As told to Alex Haley
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
By Dee Brown
The Disappearing Spoon
by Sam Kean
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
The Librarian of Basra
A True Story of Iraq
By Jeanette Winter
For details about our Events, see our Events page.
Saturday, October 1
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 on our Events page here.
Sunday, October 2
Blood on the Mitten Book/Author Talk w/Tom Carr
Bookish News & info
We read banned books! Join us!
In preparation for our Jazz Day Book/Illustrator Talk, here's an interview with author Roxane Orgill and illustrator Francis Vallejo on Michigan Literary Network Radio.
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.