Detroit's Thanksgiving Day Parade
"Detroit's Thanksgiving Day Parade" by Romie Minor, Laurie Ann Tamborino, and the Parade Company
Since 1924, Detroit's annual Thanksgiving parade has delighted people of all ages. The parade's spectacular balloons, floats, bands, special guests, and holiday spirit have made it the most celebrated civic event in Detroit. This book commemorates the parade tradition with a look back at over 75 years of magic and enchantment. A unique assortment of historic photographs leads readers on a nostalgic journey down Woodward Avenue and through the memories and hearts of generations.
Paperback: 128 Pages
Detroit Engine of America
"Detroit: Engine of America" by R.J King This is the story of how, starting in 1701, a crude French settlement along the Detroit River became, in 1900, the birthplace of the automotive...
The Kwame Sutra: Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick
"The Kwame Sutra: Musings on lust, life and leadership from Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick" Compiled by M. L. Elrick and Jim Schaefer. From Pulitzer Prize-winning reporters M.L. Elrick and Jim...
Rosie, A Detroit Herstory
"Rosie, A Detroit Herstory" by Bailey Sisoy IsgroIllustrated by Nicole Lapointe Rosie, a Detroit Herstory is a remarkable story for young readers about women workers during World War II. At this...