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2024 Booksweet Family Bookstack

2024 Booksweet Family Bookstack

Q: What does a family of booksellers read? A: Lots of stuff, all the time. This article is a continuously refreshed round-up of books that Booksweet co-owners Shaun and Truly (and sometimes their 14-year old Raymond!) enjoyed in 2024 Curious to explore our favorite...

Mazina’igan Wiishkobad

Mazina’igan Wiishkobad

Fun fact! Booksweet’s shop name in Anishinaabemowin is Mazina’igan Wiishkobad. Learn how to pronounce Mazina’igan Wiishkobad in this post—and learn other ways to celebrate indigenous values and language in our community.

Author School Visits = Lifelong Impact

Author School Visits = Lifelong Impact

Consider Booksweet for your school author visits! In the 2023-2024 academic year, we’re happy to cover the cost of author visits for Title 1 schools in Washtenaw County with any 100 book order, offer a 20% bulk discount to all schools, and work with your school community to ensure equity is at the heart of author visits.

Meet Booksweet’s ARC Team!

Meet Booksweet’s ARC Team!

Meet Booksweet’s ARC Team! You’ll see their recs in-shop (shelf talkers) and on social media.

Outcomes: The Healing Reads Campaign w/ Michigan Medicine

Outcomes: The Healing Reads Campaign w/ Michigan Medicine

In May 2023, Booksweet partnered with Michigan Medicine and the Joseph and Karen Krantz Family Charitable Foundation for a Mental Health fundraiser. Our goal: to resource the hospital’s adult and pediatric psychiatric inpatient unit libraries with books and mental health resources. Learn more about the outcomes of that campaign and our heartfelt gratitude to all who participated.

A Note from Booksweet Co-Owners Shaun + Truly: Prime Day

A Note from Booksweet Co-Owners Shaun + Truly: Prime Day

As Amazon promotes Prime Day, we are grateful to readers who are able to choose Booksweet. And we are grateful for the opportunity you provide for Booksweet to support our community partners and other local businesses.