Michigan's largest bookstore with over one million used and rare books. Operating since 1965, located in in downtown Detroit.
From here it looks like the perfect day to get lost in a bookstore...
Overheard in the bathroom after two older women walk in: "Ayn Rand...is a salad tosser...what's a salad tosser?" "I'm not sure...maybe she liked to cook in her spare time?" 🥗😂#bathroomgraffiti
Happy Friday! 🌞
Happy Halloween! 💀👻
It's about that time! 🎃
Hello friends! It's a warm sunny day in the capricious, incalculable enigma we call #michiganweather 🌞There won't be many left so make it count! 💯(and if you choose to spend it with us we'll be happy to have you) 😙📚
Hello. I'm Sarah McLachlan. Pictured here is only a small fraction of over a MILLION titles at John King Books, just sitting on their shelves waiting for a forever home. We just know that YOU are the perfect match for a least a few of these treasures waiting patiently to be loved again. For the average cost of only a few dollars per book, paid in one easy installment, you can change two lives- yours and theirs. So what are you waiting for? Come visit us today ❤️ #buyabooksavealife
Quite an attractive little fox spotted on the second floor 🦊
Today we honor the thousands of victims along with all those whose lives were changed September 11, 2001 🇺🇸 #neverforget
A little positivity to add to your browsing experience 🐝🍦
When someone says "the movie was better than the book" and you're just like...
So we had this adorable couple come in for a tour of the Rare Book Building today; they had their first date at John King Books and today they visited us and got engaged! 😍 Congratulations Stephanie and Kevin!