If there’s one thing that my family knows about me, it’s that I only ever ask for books for Christmas. (And the occasional pair of socks)
I think that they’re such a brilliant present to receive, so here are my bookish suggestions for the people you love this Christmas!
For beautiful covers
I am an absolute sucker for a pretty cover. Waterstones have been doing the classics for years now with these gorgeous designs on them. For an extra Christmassy touch I’d recommend getting:
Here are some other ones I absolutely adore:
For the non-classics lovers, there are some beautiful covers that I’ve tracked down for this year:
For brilliant fiction
I’ve read some wonderful books in my time. These are the ones that I always gift to people who I want to share my joy with:
For crime lovers
Also if they haven’t already read it- 10/10 recommend:
I don’t have any kiddies yet, but since I worked in a school for a year or so these are the ones that I’d recommend if you’ve got any little people you want to get into reading:
In fact, any Roald Dahl book is a winner.
(I am obsessed with this! Forget flouncy princesses, these are the stories you want to tell your little girls)
(HINT: I am a geek so if you wanna get me a gift, I would LOVE any one of these)
For Secret Santa
I am participating in 4 secret Santas this year. YEP, FOUR. Most of the people have been fairly easy to buy for but if you’re totally stumped- try one of these?
(Obviously only if they have pets hah!)
For people who don’t like reading
Let’s face it. You can throw all the books you want at someone, but if they aren’t reading inclined- then there’s no point. Considering I’m engaged to one of these people here are some of the cute little books you could give them that they might dip in and out of: