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Dead of Winter

Stephen Mack Jones

$27.95 $25.71

That They Lived: African Americans Who Changed the World

Rochelle Riley and Cristi Smith-Jones

$16.99 $15.63

Long Time Coming: Reckoning with Race in America

Michael Eric Dyson

$25.99 $23.91

A Thousand Words and Others

George Tysh


Grit, Noise, & Revolution: The Birth of Detroit Rock 'n' Roll

David A Carson

$18.95 $17.43

One of the best overviews of '60s and '70s Motor City rock 'n roll -- highly recommended!

Jazz from Detroit

Mark Stryker

$39.95 $36.75

A Black Revolutionary's Life in Labor: Black Workers Power in Detroit

Michele Gibbs, Michael C. Hamlin, et al.

$15.99 $14.71

Once in a Great City: A Detroit Story

David Maraniss

$18.00 $16.56

Come and Get These Memories: The Story of Holland-Dozier-Holland

Dave Thompson, Edward Holland, et al.

$28.99 $26.67

Living for Change: An Autobiography

Grace Lee Boggs

$19.95 $18.35


Jeffrey Eugenides

$20.00 $18.40

Magic Trash: A Story of Tyree Guyton and His Art

J. H. Shapiro and Vanessa Brantley-Newton

$7.95 $7.31

Shades: Detroit Love Stories

Esperanza M CintrΓ³n


Detroit Tigers 2020: A Baseball Companion

Baseball Prospectus

$11.99 $11.03

August Snow

Stephen Mack Jones

$15.95 $14.67

Lives Laid Away

Stephen Mack Jones

$16.95 $15.59

Awaiting Identification

R J Fox

$16.99 $15.63

I Got to Keep Moving

Bill Harris


Detroit: An American Autopsy

Charlie Leduff

$18.00 $16.56

Detroit: A Biography

Scott Martelle

$16.95 $15.59

Who's Jim Hines?

Jean Alicia Elster


The Birth of the Detroit Sound: 1940-1964

Marilyn Bond and S R Boland

$21.99 $20.23

Rhythm Ride: A Road Trip Through the Motown Sound

Andrea Davis Pinkney

$24.99 $22.99

Motown: The Sound of Young America

Adam White and Barney Ales

$39.95 $36.75

The Story of Motown

Peter Benjaminson

$17.95 $16.51

Motown Anthology

$19.95 $18.35

Essay'd 3: 30 Detroit Artists

Dennis Alan Nawrocki, Matthew Piper, et al.


The Faygo Book

Joe Grimm

$24.99 $22.99

Toast of the Town: The Life and Times of Sunnie Wilson

Sunnie Wilson and John Cohassey


Lost Car Companies of Detroit

Alan Naldrett

$31.99 $29.43

All Our Yesterdays: A Brief History of Detroit

Arthur M Woodford and Frank B Woodford


The Algiers Motel Incident

John Hersey


Detroit '67

Dominique Morisseau


The Detroit Riot of 1967

Hubert G Locke


The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit

Andrew Herscher


The Detroit Public Library: An American Classic

Barbara Madgy Cohn and Patrice Rafail Merritt


TV Land--Detroit

Gordon Castelnero

$22.95 $21.11

Hidden History of Detroit

Amy Elliott Bragg

$33.99 $31.27

Detroit: Unbroken Down

Dawoud Bey and Dave Jordano


A Detroit Nocturne

Dave Jordano


The Elusive Purple Gang: Detroit's Kosher Nostra

Gregory A. Fournier

$18.95 $17.43

The Vernor's Story: From Gnomes to Now

Lawrence L Rouch

$14.95 $13.75

The Narcissism of Small Differences

Michael Zadoorian

$16.95 $15.59

Weird Michigan

Linda S. Godfrey

$22.95 $21.11

Oddball Michigan

Jerome Pohlen


The Turner House

Angela Flournoy

$15.99 $14.71

Iggy Pop: Open Up and Bleed

Paul Trynka

$18.00 $16.56

In Her Feminine Sign

Dunya Mikhail


Big Bounce

Elmore Leonard

$14.99 $13.79

The Lost Tiki Palaces of Detroit

Michael Zadoorian


Velocities: Stories

Kathe Koja

$15.95 $14.67

Detroit: I Do Mind Dying: A Study in Urban Revolution

Dan Georgakas and Marvin Surkin

$18.00 $16.56

Liquor Store Theatre

Maya Stovall


Detroit: The Black Bottom Community

Jeremy Williams

$31.99 $29.43

Detroit's Paradise Valley

Ernest Borden

$31.99 $29.43

Black Bottom Saints

Alice Randall

$26.99 $24.83

Malorie: A Bird Box Novel

Josh Malerman

$28.00 $25.76