Welcome to Literati Bookstore!

Though we are temporarily closed to the public, we are still taking web orders! Please continue to order books and gift cards from us online -- this support helps tremendously and will be our only source of revenue for the weeks and months to come. Click here for coronavirus updates and FAQs on ordering, as well as ways to support local businesses and the community.

We have also set up a GoFundMe for people who want to support us and our staff financially: Click here to support our GoFundMe campaign.

Many bookstores need your help! This is a tough time for everyone. Click here for ways to support indie bookstores.


Welcome! Literati Bookstore® is an independent, general interest bookstore in downtown Ann Arbor, Michigan. Read our story! We are thrilled to be the 2019 Publishers Weekly Bookstore of the Year.

Though we are closed to the public, we are still taking web orders! See our FAQ page linked above. If you're looking for guidance, browse our staff reviewsour subscription book clubs, or search by author or title in the upper right.  We are currently trying to process as many web orders as we can and we thank you for your patience and support during these hard times. And be sure to check out our book, NOTES FROM A PUBLIC TYPEWRITER, featured on NPR's All Things Considered, on Michigan Radio's Stateside, or NBC Nightly News. For current news and content, follow us on  Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and subscribe to our email newsletter. Thank you as always for your support these past seven years. 

Questions? Email us at info@literatibookstore.com.

Sending love, and stay safe. 

-- Mike, Hilary, and the Literati Staff