If you know someone who’s always deep in a book, we’ve got some great gifts for them. A cute mug is a perfect companion for a evening read, while a mini neighborhood library is the perfect idea we didn’t know existed.
More importantly, these gifts are beloved by bookworms everywhere – you just can’t go wrong with them.
Gift recommended by Melanie Musson from LAInsuranceQuotes.
The message on this mug, “Bookmarks Are for Quitters,” is one any book lover can relate to. It’s so hard to put a good book down. You can drink from this mug while you’re reading a good book. It’s made of durable ceramic which will keep your drinks hot.
Gift recommended by Stephanie Newman from SimonAndSchuster.
Desperate Housewives meets Mean Girls, novel takes place in a wealthy suburb and deals with cyberbullying (the moms and the kids are the mean girls). Stephanie uses insight she has gotten from her many years as a clinical psychologist to get into the heads of her characters as well as her creativity
Gift recommended by Cynthia Butler from Canopy.
Songs For Little Love Bugs is a colorful book and original song collection that makes everyday activities with your young children a memorable and musical experience. You can listen to the songs while viewing watercolor paintings of babies. And, you can even sing along while following the sheet music at the end of the book. Before long, you may find yourself humming these tunes with your precious love bug!
Gift recommended by Jeanne Sullivan Billeci from SullivanSays.
The book also spotlights California’s key wine regions and winegrape varieties and its most important fruit and vegetable crops, with tips on how to select and use them. The recipes cover all bases, from breakfast (Golden State Granola), lunch (Frittata with Broccoli Rabe and Sheep Cheese), and dinner (Lamb Meatballs with Artichokes and Olives) to dessert (Almond, Orange, and Olive Oil Cake), with helpful California wine suggestions. Master the art of making Vietnamese Chicken Pho, learn the proper way to eat it, and complement it with a glass of California Riesling. For Spring Vegetable Tabbouli with Fava Beans, Radishes, and Spring Herbs, pour a Chardonnay, Pinot Gris/Pinot Grigio. Stir-fried Skirt Steak with Chinese Broccoli and Shiitake pairs well with both Cabernet Sauvignon and dry rosé. Taste Mexico’s influence on the California kitchen in dishes like Roasted Tomato Soup with Tortilla Crisps, ideal with Zinfandel or Sauvignon Blanc.
Gift recommended by Media Maison from Media Maison.
The Sharing Library by Simplay3 is an easy way to bring the Little Free Library movement to your own neighborhood. This is a low-cost, easy-to-assemble book exchange option is easily mounted on a 4×4 post and its heavy duty plastic construction allows for years of maintenance-free use. It’s the perfect way for book lovers to share their favorite stories with their community!