Featured Books

(Details about our New Arrivals are on our Featured page here)

Losing Our Way: And Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America

By Bob Herbert

Living a Life of Gratitude: Your Journey to Grace, Joy & Healing

By Sara Wiseman

Kitchen & Co.: Colorful Home Cooking Through the Seasons 

By French & Grace

An Observer Foods Monthly Awards 2010 Winner

An Observer Foods Monthly Awards 2010 Winner

Jose' Pizarro's Spanish Flavors: Stunning Dishes Inspired by the Regional Ingredients of Spain

By Jose' Pizarro

The Tapping Solution: A Revolutionary System For Stress-Free Living

By Nick Ortner

The Power of Intention: Learning to Co-Create Your World Your Way

By Dr. Wayne W. Dyer


Sat., Nov. 22

10 a.m.

Mind, Body & Spirit Class

Chair Yoga w/Gail

We're here at 10 a.m. each Saturday with our Mind, Body & Spirit classes. Check out the class schedule on our Events page here.

We're here at 10 a.m. each Saturday with our Mind, Body & Spirit classes. Check out the class schedule on our Events page here.

November is Customer Appreciation Month!

We love our customers so much, each Saturday we pull names from our Gratitude Raffle Basket for winners to come in and select a book of their choice.

Congratulations to our winners from Nov. 15:

Tommie Billings                   

James Clark                         

Leland K. Harrison                

Jacob Jones                               

Ricky Raeff                                     

Ron Reosti                                   

Darrin Williams

For YOUR chance to be a winner, please stop by during the week and drop your name in our Gratitude Raffle Basket.


Resurgent Detroit

 By Howard Bossen, John P. Beck, Gilles Perrin and Nicole Ewenczk


Shop Small  Sat., Nov. 29th 1-5 p.m.

Get a jump start on your holiday shopping during Small Business Saturday sponsored by American Express, American Booksellers Assoc. & C-Span! Join us for the day as we, along with 1021 Press, present the 3rd Local Authors Roundabout Detroit-area authors presenting their books for purchase in the store. (See our Events page for details.)

Check out this video here to find out what all the hype is about Small Business Saturday.

Coming Up!

42nd Annual Noel Night                  

Sat., Dec. 6!

5-10 p.m.

Barbara Ware & Friends

Barbara Ware & Friends

We're pleased to announce our Noel Night special performance is by native Detroit jazz vocalist Barbara Ware. Barbara entertained us last year during Noel Night, so we're excited to have her back.

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. 

Detroit Resurgent Exhibit Opening September 18 at MSU Detroit Center

5:30-7:30 p.m.

Source Booksellers' owner, Janet Webster Jones is featured in the book Detroit Resurgent and will participate in this opening reception for the first showing of all 62 portraits and stories of hope, determination and renewal in Detroit.

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.

Source Booksellers  Participated in the Kerrytown BookFest in Ann Arbor, Sept. 7!

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