Valentine's Day

Share the Love!

Wednesday, February 1, 2023.

Giftwrapped Valentines at Brilliant BooksAll you book lovers are near and dear to our hearts, so this Valentine's Day, we've got a little extra something for you!  We hand-picked 100 surprise Valentine gifts and you'll receive one for every $100 you spend between February 1st and Valentine's Day, whether you're shopping online, in-store, or even over the phone. 


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Picture Books for Valentine's Day

Tuesday, January 24, 2023.

Children hugging

Valentine's Day can be a fun holiday to celebrate with the whole family!  From making handmade cards to baking heart-shaped cookies, there are so many wonderful ways to celebrate love.

 This year, enjoy a Valentine's Day story time with some of Rachel's favorite children's books!  Explore the list for books about love, hugs, and friendship — plus the perfect kid-friendly book about consent.

Books About Hugs

Valentines Day for Kids!

Thursday, January 20, 2022.

Young boy with flower bouquetValentine's Day can be a whole lot of fun, especially for kids.  It's a day of making and exchanging colorful cards and, of course, lots of candy!  But it's also a great day for spending time with the people we love.  With these adorable stories, your Valentine's Day storytime will be exta sweet—and extra  memorable.

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For Your Valentine

Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

No doubt about it, Valentine's Day picture books are some of the sweetest stories around.  They make a great gifts, not only for the little ones, but for Valentines of every age!  Here are some of our favorites.

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How to Write a Love Letter

Tuesday, January 26th, 2021

Ah, Valentine's Day: a holiday often derided as a "Hallmark Holiday" created as a saccharine commercial venture to capitalize on starry-eyed romantics.  I think it's actually quite an interesting holiday, personally, because at its heart—at least, according to legend—is a letter.

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