Looking for ideas for those on your gift list? Our friends at Book Riot offer their best for $20 or less, followed by ALA’s list of possibilities to delight the book lovers on your list! Ready, set, go!
Bookish gifts for $20 or less
Kelly Jensen writes: “In the spirit of the season, I thought I’d pull together a gift guide for bibliophiles of all shapes and sizes. This can be a starting place for you or useful if you’re trying to shop for the book lover in your life. And it’s actually inexpensive: This list has three price levels: $20 and under; $10 and under; and $5 and under. I’ve gone for both obviously bookish items, as well as some that are less bookish and more about being useful for bookworms.”…
Book Riot, Nov. 24, 2015.
Holiday gift guide for librarians and book lovers
Alison Marcotte writes: “The holidays and winter season are upon us, and while you may be inclined to curl up and read a book, it’s time to seek out unique gifts for family and friends. Whether you’re shopping for your librarian friend, literary relative, or yourself, here are some fun, memorable book-themed gifts that show you care. For example, you could perch your reading glasses on this humorous shisham wood eyeglasses holder.”…
American Libraries Feature, Dec. 3, 2015.
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