See Also: Gifts for Teachers
brings more joy to a bookworm's heart than curling up with a great
book. Whether reading to learn, to escape, or to relax, the bookworm
will always find a place in his or her heart for the giver of a
Audio books make great gifts for runners, commuters, and the
bedridden. There are many educational and entertaining audio books
from which to choose.
We’ve Got You Covered.
There are coffee table books that cover just about every
subject—from fly-fishing and film making to folk art and fashion.
Give a book about something the recipient is interested in, or
introduce her to something new you're sure she'll enjoy.
Many books are now available in Braille or large print for people
that are visually impaired. Check with your bookstore or librarian.
To the serious book collector, specialist, rare book dealer, or
antiquarian bookseller, give software for keeping track of his or
her treasured collection. Book Tracker software is available at Duck
Online bookstores make shopping for bookworm gifts easier than ever.
Simply type in key words, authors, or subjects to find detailed
descriptions, excerpts, reader reviews, and ordering information.
Accessories for bookworms include reading lamps, bookcases,
bookweights, bookends, magazine boxes, reading stands, cozy afghans,
and the like. Lizell,
www.lizell.com, and Levenger,
www.levenger.com, have wonderful selections of such items.
Give a book in tandem with another gift. For example, give one of
the following duos:
A romance novel with an assortment of candles or bath oils
A book on quilting with a quilt rack or set of quilting frames
A book on gardening or flower arranging with an assortment of
flower bulbs and seeds
A trail book with a backpack or hiking shoes
A photography book with a camera or camera accessories
A book on the works of great artists and art class tuition
An assortment of novels with a beach umbrella to a friend leaving on
A parenting book and big jar of pickles to an expectant mother
A book on bugs and a bug jar to a budding entomologist