15 Book Candles to Lighten Any Room

I love a good candle.

They are perfect for setting the mood.

As a bibliophile, I’ve always enjoyed book themed candles. It’s fun to see what fragrances creators have chosen. Luckily there are a lot to choose from.

Below you will find candles inspired by your favorite authors, books, and other literary themes.


Frankenstein Book Candle

Frankenstein – Noble Objects, $32.00


Paddywax Library Candle, Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott – Paddywax, $12.00+


Coffee Table Book – Design Milk, $14.00+


Night Court book candle, Highland Bluff Studio

Night Court – Highland Bluff Studio, $28.00


Book Club candle

Book Club – homesick, $34.00


Sexy Librarian, Frostbeard Studio candle

Sexy Librarian – Frostbeard Studio, $7.00+


Bibliosmia soy candle, From the Page

Bibliosmia – From the Page, $14.50


Library – Magnolia, $28.00+


Wuthering Heights – Smells Like Books, $9.00+


Library Book – Rose and Gray Studio, $14.51


Book of Spells – Epoch & Alchemy, $15.00


Neverland – Bookishly UK, $22.02


Bibliotheque – SSense, $45.00+


Book Shop – Ardor + Thyme, $21.50


The Raven – Nevermore Naturals, $11.99+

Do you have a favorite bookish candle? Let me know in the comments below. Also check out more gift guide posts to find the perfect item for the book lover in your life.