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2022 Books We’re Excited About (Winter / Spring)

2022 Books We’re Excited About (Winter / Spring)

Working as a bookseller is full of delights, including access to advance reader copies. The list below is reflective of the winter / spring 2022 books that Team Booksweet is really excited about – and that we think you might like too.  

Black Men Read + Booksweet Giving Tree Recap

Black Men Read + Booksweet Giving Tree Recap

Together, readers purchased over 50 new books for BMR to distribute to libraries, community centers, schools, shelters, and Black-owned businesses across Washtenaw county through Booksweet’s holiday season Giving Tree in support of Black Men Read. Thank you!

Booksweet’s Best of 2021

Booksweet’s Best of 2021

Enjoy Team Booksweet’s favorite reads of 2021 – and some honest “real talk” about what made these books so meaningful to us.

Happy National Sci-Fi Day!

Happy National Sci-Fi Day!

National Science Fiction Day is January 2, 2022! Join in the fun and explore Team Booksweet’s favorite sci-fi reads in this little Q&A.

New Year Gratitude

New Year Gratitude

Happy New Year, readers. In our little shop’s first five months, you’ve welcomed us; shared your recommendations, ideas, and expertise with us; risen up to support diverse books and storytellers with us; and partnered with us to celebrate imagination and storytelling as a form of community care. Simply put: we are because you are. Thank you.

Black Men Read Holiday Box

Black Men Read Holiday Box

Lovingly curated by the BMR team, the Black Men Read Holiday Box brings stories from the African diaspora to our youngest readers. Plus, 100% of the proceeds from each BMR Holiday Box supports Black Men Read, a local non-profit committed to celebrating Black men as storytellers and community leaders — and to diversifying libraries across Washtenaw county. 

Meet Team Booksweet

Meet Team Booksweet

The co-owners of Booksweet, Shaun and Truly, are excited to (formally) introduce you to Team Booksweet: Monique and Zoe! Read on to learn more about Team Booksweet — and what they love to read — in this Q&A.

Booksweet’s Top Ten Tips for Gifting

Booksweet’s Top Ten Tips for Gifting

Get gift-y, readers! Explore our Top Ten Tips for giving (and receiving!) great gifts, including 12/15 order deadlines, gift guides, and more!

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