Store News

It's Not Too Late!

Saturday, December 19th, 2020

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The postal shipping dates have passed us by, but Santa's not the only one who can still get gifts delivered by Christmas. 

When you buy your loved one a Brilliant Books Monthly subscription now through Christmas Day, we can email you a personalized gift package to print out at home. This package includes a congratulations certificate, a welcome letter from our owner, and a foldable gift bag to create a present every reader will love to find under the tree--the perfect last minute gift!

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Plan Your Holiday Shopping

 You're probably going to get tired of hearing us say it, but with Christmas less than two weeks away, and the shipping deadlines falling early this year, it's time to finish up that last minute shopping.  Here's what you need to know to avoid missing those deadlines.


Change of Plans!

Tuesday, November 24th, 2020

Last week, we experimented with changing up our hours a bit, but as it turns out, our customers prefered our previous schedule of 10-5!  So that's what we will be reverting to for the foreseeable future—though keep in mind, the "foreseeable future" is not that large a measure these days.

This week, due to the increased risk from gatherings and travel, we are implementing some additional safety measures for our staff and customers on Black Friday and Small Business Saturday.

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Bookstore Browsing, Pandemic Style

We're getting pretty close to opening our doors again, so we wanted to give you an idea of what in-store browsing might look like in this new social landscape.  The critical thing is to keep our staff and customers safe, so even though browsing might not be as laid back as it used to be, we're still doing our best to offer a true Brilliant Books experience for readers of all ages. 

A Penguin Classics Store

From the earliest days of Brilliant Books, even when we were still located in Suttons Bay, we have always been a Penguin Classics store.  That means we pledge to carry literally hundreds of Penguin Classic books in store at all times, as anyone who's browsed our classics shelves can attest.