Leo's Goodbye

Friday, July 21st, 2023.


Today was our Web Editor & Marketing Assistant Leo's last day here at Brilliant Books.  Read Leo's goodbye to the store, including a reflection on how their reading habits have changed since they've worked in the world of books.

Best of luck, Leo!

Leo's Goodbye

Books to Watch For!

Saturday, May 20, 2023.

Coming soon

Ah, the anticipation!  These days, we're looking forward to lots of things: warm sunny weather, Memorial Day's unofficial start to summer, and, (hopefully) a triumphant success of our Shelf Preservation Campaign.  But being book people, we are also looking forward to a great many books.

Here are a few we just can't wait to share!

See Them All

On Travel

Wednesday, February 8th, 2023.


Spring break is coming up soon.  There are trips to plan, tickets to book, and so many wonderful places to see.

 Last month, we featured some guides for the U.S. national parks, but there are so many other places to travel — and so many reasons that people are drawn to wander far from home.

 Our marketing assistant and web editor Leo is currently traveling in Europe.  Read Leo's article about their travel experiences, plus peruse our featured travel guides from Chicago to Copenhagen!

Read the Article

The Bookseller's Guide to Fall Beverages

Monday, October 10, 2022.

Book and steaming mug

It's fall, the season of colorful leaves, cozy sweaters, and curling up with a good book and a nice, warm drink.  But which book — and what drink?

Whether you drink tea, coffee, or something stronger, take a tour through some of our booksellers' favorite fall drink pairings.  Discover some of our team's favorite autumn reads and the drink pairings that make them shine.

Read the Article