It is that time of the year again! I love Christmas, and I love giving presents as much as receiving them. To be honest, I especially like buying gifts for book lovers in my life. That’s because I know they’ll appreciate the gifts more than anything and use them on a daily basis. On one condition, of course, they have to be about books or literature!
Do you have any book lover in your family or a bookish friend? Other than the most popular book, have no idea what to buy them? I did a little search for you so that you can save time and be sure to make that bookworm happy. Oh and, don’t forget to buy a book with your original present as well. A little extra won’t hurt anybody and a bookworm will always appreciate a book! There are so many gifts for book lovers that are not books so let’s discover them.
While you are here, you may want to check out: Christmas Books for Every Genre. It is a great selection of Christmas books.
Christmas Gifts for Book Lovers
If the book lover in your life likes technology, the obvious present would be the Kindle. It is thin, very light and has a long battery life! I have it and I’m in love with it.
Buy here, you won’t regret it: Kindle.
For the book lover that loves to write as well as reading, this reading journal would be a perfect gift. I have this one, and I love the lists and literature related pages in it.
Buy here: Reading journal.
If that particular book lover in your life likes to spend time alone, it is most likely that she enjoys puzzles as well. This puzzle has books and a cat in it. Enough said.
Buy here: Frederick the Literate Cat Puzzle.
In his bestselling book Tequila Mockingbird, Tim Federle combines delicious cocktail recipes with beloved classic novels and witty humour. So if you have a reader and a drink enthusiast in your life, this is the gift you’ve been looking for. This kit includes 15 cocktail recipe cards, a stainless steel bartender’s jigger, and four cocktail stirring sticks.
Buy here: The Tequila Mockingbird Kit.
Bring Your Own Book Game is an excellent gift if the book lover loves playing games with her bookish friends! This is the game of borrowed phrases, where players search through books for text to take
Buy here: Bring Your Own Book Game.
Christmas without candles is no fun! Reading also requires candles sometimes, and this Jane Austen candle is heavenly!
Buy here: Library Collection Jane Austen Candle.
All readers like to drink a hot cup of tea or coffee while reading. This mug set from Penguin is a dream!
Buy from Penguin: Penguin Mug Collection.
Okay, I know there shouldn’t be a book on this list but I think I can make an exception for this one. 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die would make an excellent gift for a book lover. You have to trust me on this one.