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May 2018 PROMOtion

"In 1958, President Dwight D. Eisenhower designated May 1 as Law Day. This day is an opportunity to strengthen our great American heritage of liberty, justice, and equality under the law.” (via State Bar of Michigan)

We plan on spending the day reflecting on the justice system, while you should plan on exploring some of our best titles on Michigan’s legal history. Select any one of these titles and you’ll receive 40% off at checkout. Use coupon code MAY1. Discount valid through 6/1/18.

Crusader for Justice: Federal Judge Damon J. Keith
Compiled, written, and edited by Peter J. Hammer and Trevor W. Coleman

The People's Lawyer: The Life and Times of Frank J. Kelley, the Nation's Longest-Serving Attorney General
Frank J. Kelley with Jack Lessenberry

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan: People, Law, and Politics
David Gardner Chardavoyne

Adversity and Justice: A History of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
Kevin M. Ball

Maurice Sugar: Law, Labor, and the Left in Detroit, 1912-1950
Christopher H. Johnson

The Color of Law: Ernie Goodman, Detroit, and the Struggle for Labor and Civil Rights
Steve Babson, Dave Riddle, and David Elsila


Tumblr discount! Save 25% on staff favorites! 

Have you been following our #WSUPShelfTalkers on Tumblr? We are spreading the word on staff favorite WSUP titles all year long. Some of us recalled a funny story that happened during production of a particular title, some of us forged great friendships with the authors of the books we’ve published, and some just found the exact right thing to read at the exact right time we needed it. We want to share these and other stories with you. Visit our blog on Tumblr to see everyone's picks! As an added bonus, take 25% off of any of the staff picks with the code TMBL at checkout.