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RJ Julia is a wonderful, independent bookstore. It is well stocked, comfortable and has nice decor. The staff is very helpful and knowledgeable. The children’s book department is amazing. There is a lovely selection of gift items. There are talks by authors. You must visit...More
I cannot speak highly enough about this place. I took my 18 year old autistic client today since it was raining and we needed something to do. For myself, I can’t get over the amount of books, and the little reviews left by customers are...More
I have lived in Madison for 4 years. I love this bookstore. The little recommendation cards from the staff that are near the books are a wonderful touch. It also has a little cafe that is fun to eat at.
Having just been to another author event - Kristan Higgins and Sonali Dev, yay! - I'm reminded of just how fantastic RJ Julia's is. It's the book store you wish every town had: enough titles to make your head spin, friendly staff and a tasty...More
I'm sure this has all been said before-- this is a gem of a bookstore (which also sells many gift items and has a cafe too!). I could spend hours (and a lot of money) in this shop. I love all the personal recommendations for...More
What more could anyone ask for than to get a great book and good food at the same time. This was my first visit to this shop suggested by a friend when we met for lunch, and it did not disappoint. It was a rainy...More
I mean ever, the wide selection of books many with reviews by staffers, a great diverse children's section and the constant meet and greet talks with all types of authors. The staff is very helpful and knowledgeable. This is the way a bookstore should be,...More
Julia's has a lovely, open, welcoming feel. I love bookshops in general and this is certainly an excellent example of that with a great range of books and knowledgable staff.
I think what makes RJ Julia's a great place to visit is the combination of...More