7 Mysterious Reads with Michigan Ties

Add these thrillers to your fall reading list
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9 Beach Reads with Michigan Connections

Pass the time this summer with these page-turners
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How Farmington Hills Native Andy Kravis Became a Crossword Puzzle ‘Rock Star’

The assistant puzzles and games editor at "The New Yorker" talks about his career and slipping Michigan words into games

Jimmy Doom Distills a Lifetime of Hard Living Into Bite-Sized Daily Stories

The professional actor and onetime punk rocker released his first book, "Humans, Being: A Story a Day for a Year," in December
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Celebrate National Poetry Month with These 12 Metro Detroit Events

Here’s what open mic nights, writing workshops, and panel events to check out
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Room Project Presents Book Clubs and Event with Author Imbolo Mbue

The Detroit writing and arts space is reading Mbue's new release, ’How Beautiful We Were’
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Book Recommendations from Metro Detroit Shop Owners

Dig into these books this National Reading Month
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24 Virtual Events to Check Out During National Reading Month

The Detroit Writing Room, the Zell Visiting Writers Series, Detroit Public Library, metro Detroit bookshops, and more offer plenty of things to do in March

How Local Independent Bookshops Are Weathering the Pandemic

With creativity, perseverance, and a little extra online outreach, they're tackling the unprecedented challenges of COVID-19
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A New 624-Page Book Pays Homage to Cranbrook Academy of Art

Nearly 200 artists are featured in "With Eyes Opened"
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It’s Up to a Chain-Smoking Bisexual Superhero To Save Detroit in ‘Abbott: 1973’

Elena Abbott breaks barriers as the city's first Black female superhero
The Best Books of 2020

The Best Books of 2020

Looking for your next great read? Well, this year saw a bumper crop of standout titles.