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Recent Michigan Nonfiction

From history to sports to music to biography, try some of these recent titles about the great state of Michigan!

The boy governor: Stevens T. Mason and the birth of Michigan politics by Don Faber


Driving Detroit: the quest for respect in Motown by George Galster


Hockeytown doc: a half-century of Red Wings stories from Howe to Yzerman by John "Jack" Finley ; [foreword by Gordie Howe]


The glory years of the Detroit Tigers: 1920-1950 by William M. Anderson ; with a foreword by Dan Dickerson


Detroit's historic places of worship by compiled and edited by Marla O. Collum, Barbara E. Krueger, Dorothy Kostuch ; photographs by Dirk Bakker ; with a foreword by John Gallagher


Tasting & touring Michigan's homegrown food: a culinary roadtrip by Jaye Beeler ; photography by Dianne Carroll Burdick


Michigan's historic railroad stations by photographs and text by Michael H. Hodges


Myths and mysteries of Michigan: true stories of the unsolved and unexplained by Sally Barber


Detroit, 138 square miles by Julia Reyes Taubman ; foreword by Elmore Leonard


The amphibians and reptiles of Michigan: a Quaternary and Recent faunal adventure by J. Alan Holman


Michigan and the Civil War: a great and bloody sacrifice by Jack Dempsey


Ink trails: Michigan's famous and forgotten authors by Dave Dempsey and Jack Dempsey


Blues in black & white: the landmark Ann Arbor blues festivals by as photographed by Stanley Livingston ; with text and a History of the Ann Arbor Blues Festival by Michael Erlewine


The winged wheel: a half-century of the Detroit Red Wings in photographs by Rob Simpson


Field guide to birds Michigan by [edited by] Jon L. Dunn and Jonathan Alderfer