10 Holiday Gifts for Bookworms
Does someone on your list love all things literary? Bring joy to their book-loving hearts with one of these 10 gifts for bibliophiles.
This sterling silver charm necklace, with its teeny, tiny version of Pride and Prejudice, will charm the socks off the literarily-inclined lady in your life.
$32.81 on Etsy
David and Goliath
In Malcolm Gladwell‘s latest title, the Canadian author offers up a fresh take on obstacles, perceived losses and what it means to be an underdog. The reader in your life is sure to appreciate this non-fiction bestseller.
$19 at Indigo
Bibliophile Wall Art
It’s the perfect item to hang above a bookcase, or as part of an over-the-couch arrangement, who wouldn’t love this vintage-inspired print?
$65.73 at West Elm
Any bookworm worth his or her salt takes pride in a bountiful and well-accessorized display of books. This set of brass bird figurines, with their antique silver finish, will add just the right amount of whimsy to any bookshelf.
$89 at Ethan Allen
Boogie Board 8.5
Has your favourite literary aficionado been thinking about penning their first novel? The handy Boogie Board makes it that much easier to get writing, sans pen and paper, whenever inspiration strikes – even if that happens to be while you’re on the bus or shopping for groceries.
$39.99 at Indigo
An Astronaut’s Guide To Life On Earth
In Chris Hadfield‘s first book, the beloved Canadian astronaut turned Bowie-singing sensation offers an intimate look at life as an astronaut, filled with dramatic stories of spacewalking, his 144-day stint at the International Space Station and more.
$19 at Indigo
These handmade book sculptures are just about the coolest thing we’ve ever seen. Made from upcycled books, these sweet gifts are fully customizable: If you can dream it, artist Caleb Adams can sculpt it.
From $45 on Etsy
Stylish Table Topper
Brassaï‘s nighttime shots of Paris from the 1930s are nothing short of iconic, and secured the French photographer a firm place in the canon of twentieth century photography. This tome, sure to add style to any coffee table, brings together some of his best work for an evocative look at the City of Light that any and all can enjoy.
$56.43 at Indigo
The loveable 18-year-old protagonist in Rainbow Rowell’s latest novel takes fandom to the next level, to a heartwarming, giggle-inducing effect. But it’s the subplot of sisterly bonds that will make your favourite reader fall for this captivating read.
$15.87 at Indigo
Hogwarts Scented Candle
For the Harry Potter fan in your clan (there’s always one), this eau de Hogwarts soy candle combines the scents of spiced cider, chestnuts and something quite close to Butterbeer. It’s sure to bring back their best Harry Potter memories – and perhaps even get them reaching for a holiday re-read.
$10 on Etsy