Welcome to DetroitBookCity.comMost of our books are priced at 50% OFF the retailer's price.   We sell new & gently used Books, DVDs, CDs and Games, plus rare hard to find and out-of-print books. COMPARE OUR PRICES TO AMAZON AND EBAY


Independent bookseller & distributor

Books   *   Posters   *   Journals   *   Art   *  Culture

Shop 24 hrs / 7 days week

Events/Media Calendar 2017



Saturday, April 1, 2017

11am - 4pm

$1.00 Admission







Saturday, June 17, 2017

11am - 4pm

$3 Adults/$1 Kids






Thursday, Mar. 2, 2016

2:30pm - 6pm







Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017

11am - 6pm

$3 Adult/$1 Kids



Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016

9am -7pm


Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016

9am - 2pm


Friday, Nov. 11, 2016

8am - 4pm


Saturday, Mar. 19, 2016

9am - 12noon


Saturday, Mar. 5, 2016







Upcoming Events



Location: Matrix Center, 13560 E. McNichols Rd, Detroit, MI 48205

Book fair hosted at the Matrix Center location! Families are offered high quality new/used, affordable books at up to 50% OFF that makes reading fun.

SPECIAL Book Release Launch: Odis Bellinger M.A., LLPC 2nd book "100 Effective Strategies for Single Mothers Raising Black Boys".

Greet 12 Detroit Black Book Authors... selling their autographed books!

Register $1 admission ticket.  Proceeds to support the Matrix Center:



Detroit Book City's JUNETEENTH: Books, Music & Art Fair 2017

U of D Mercy College ~ Ballroom, 4001 W. McNichols Rd, Detroit 48221

Juneteenth Celebration featuring 75 talented Black Book Authors & Illustrators of children and adult books, local music artists, and visual artist/crafters selling their goods. Spectators greet these talents, buy their "discount" items and enjoy family, fun entertainment.


Past Events


Taylor International Academy - After-School Book Fair

26555 Franklin Road, Southfield, MI 48033


School hosted "after-school" book fair on-site by Detroit Book City!  Students are offered high quality new/used, affordable books at up to 50% OFF that makes reading fun.  Special Guests: Detroit Black Children's Book Authors will sell their autographed books!


Detroit Book City's African-American Family Book Expo 2017

Northwest Activities Center, 18100 Meyers Rd, Detroit MI 48235



Holiday Bazaar@Northwest Activities Center - Vendor

Northwest Activities Center, 18100 Meyers Rd, Detroit MI 48235


Each One, Teach One Educational Symposium

Grove High School, 20500 W. 13 Mile Rd, Birmingham, MI 48025


Harper-Hutzel Hospital (DMC) Employee Activities - Vendor

3990 John R Street, Detroit, MI 48201


DAPCEP Showcase for STEM Program - Vendor

Second Ebenezer Church, 14601 Dequindre St, Detroit, MI 48212


Entrepreneurs Expo - Oakland County Business Assoc. of MI

Laurel Park Place, 37700 W. Six Mile Rod, Livonia, MI 48512






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