October 10, 2018

Being a teenager sucks.Especially when you're not seeing your story told. (And told well). So we did our research and found our favorite books with LGBTQ chararacters.

September 21, 2018

Happy Birthday to me!!!

A completely self-indulgent list of books.

I like books. A lot.

Case in point: my freshman year of college was spent mostly creeping through bookstores, dishing out money I didn’t have, to distract myself from friends who didn’t exist. Ha.

TLDR; boo...

September 14, 2018

Sometimes life makes us cry.

Then sometimes books make us cry...

...because they’re tragic or hilarious, often times both. It’s because these books do such a good job of describing or probing our reality (like Bob Woodward’s FEAR ahh) that they hold such a dear place in...

September 1, 2018

Wealth and model good looks aside, reading My Year of Rest and Relaxation felt like watching the disaster years of my youth in slow motion. Bitter and disenchanted, our protagonist faces the common first world problems of our era: wanting desperately to be loved, not k...

August 23, 2018

On certain days,
I find that poetry is our most overlooked section.

But the truth is, I do understand why. Poetry is often a hit or miss experience. It’s quite like accompanying someone on a walk through the crevices of their mind. It can take a real leap to connect wit...

August 16, 2018

If you haven't been reading graphic novels,you've been missing out. Sabrina became the first graphic novel to be nominated for the Man Booker Prize and sent wa

August 10, 2018



We at Chevalier’s hope that right now you’re reading and eating ice cream under a giant umbrella, poolside.

But even if you’re not on vacation (like us) we hope you’re still reading and eating ice cream anyway (also like us).

Here a...

August 3, 2018

Hello Chevalier’s readers, writers, book buyers and everybody else!

This month I’ve been re-reading Madeleine L’Engle’s Time Quintet (the series that A Wrinkle in Time is a part of) and am reminded of the sense of wonder I still feel while reading the pages of a Middle...

July 2, 2018

Bookstories is a podcast about the business and culture of bookselling in the 21st century. In episode 11, they interview Chevalier's very own co-owner, Darryl Holter. 

Check out the full show below! 

March 17, 2018

St. Patrick’s day, Ireland’s national holiday, is more than just a parade of green beer, fake red beards and plastic shamrocks. Ireland has a long, rich tradition or cozying up with a great book.

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