Reviews & Recommendations

Top 10 Books for Groups

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

A turquoise square with yellow text in the center: BOOKS FOR GROUPS. Several colorful book titles jut into the edges.


Whether you're in a book club, thinking of joining one, or even hoping to start your own, it can be a little bit daunting to decide which books to read.  If you're looking for some inspiration, check out the Top 10 Titles for Book Groups!

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Game Feature: Dominion

Thursday July 29, 2021

Cover art: Dominion Card Game box


Most of us are familiar with boardgame classics like Monopoly and Scrabble, but there are lots of exciting games available that aren't quite so widely known.  In the coming weeks, we'll be sharing a few of our favorites that are perfect for family get-togethers, parties, and more.  First up of our featured games is Dominion!

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Back to School

Tuesday July 27, 2021

Photograph of a line of elementary school students walking outside. The children wear bright clothing and backpacks, and a chaperone walks alongside the line, her hands folded behind her back.


We can't believe how fast the summer has flown by!  In only a few weeks we'll be counting down to school, and students will be heading to first days before we know it.  To help get students and parents ready for this school year, we've put together a Back to School book list.  We hope you enjoy!

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Historical Fiction Beyond WWII

Thursday, July 8th, 2021

A collage of partial cover art from upcoming romance novels


The many facets of WWII have made it one of the most popular time periods for historical fiction, but that very popularity has led to one of our most frequent requests from the Brilliant Books Monthly subscribers who prefer this genre: No books set in WWII! 

If you, too, have found yourself looking to explore historical fiction beyond this era, here are a few recommendations to get you started.