Bookish News

Witchy Fiction

Monday, September 26, 2022.

witch on broom

Witches have always had a place in fiction: as the fairy tale villain, the strange spinster down the street, or the woman steeped in self-possessed power.  And more recently, as the protagonist of a magical romantic comedy!

Explore some of our favorites in witchy fiction.  We've got a cauldron of rom coms, plus magical realism, myths reimagined, and more.

Browse the Collection

Banned Books BINGO

Monday, September 19, 2022.

banned books bingo

Welcome to Banned Books Week!   What banned books are you and your family reading — and what are your thoughts on book censorship?

 Explore Banned books Week at Brilliant Books to:

 • Learn more about book bans
• Find the top 10 banned books of last year
• And play our very own Banned Books Bingo for Young Readers!

Banned Books Bingo & More

Halloween for Kids

Friday, September 16, 2022.

Kids reading under covers

Goodbye, ice cream and beach days, hello trick-or-treating & scary stories around the fire!  It's almost fall, which means we're getting close to the spookiest of holidays.

Get ready for the big day with some of our favorite Halloween books.  Perfect for all kinds of young goblins, ghouls, and witches, these books will get the whole family excited for Halloween!

Kids' Halloween Books!