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27th Letter Books is an independent, community focused bookstore in Southwest Detroit, MI. Our inventory showcases excellent writing and historically underrepresented voices. Our space also hosts local artists for visual art shows, and we love being a place for neighbors to connect and engage with curiosity.

 

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Jamie Ford, Author of The Many Daughters of Afong Moy

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"I owe my career to bookstores. Truly. They're what booksellers are reading and recommended to their readers. Readers are coming in and asking for, they're not the dictates of a large retail corporation." —Jamie Ford, author of The Many Daughters of Afong Moy

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Independent bookstores act as community anchors; they serve a unique role in promoting the open exchange of ideas, enriching the cultural life of communities, and creating economically vibrant neighborhoods.

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