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Four Affordable Last Minute Book-Inspired Mother’s Day Gifts

by Miral Sattar •  May 7, 2014  •   Follow miralsattar

Published in News, Publishing Tips  •  3 comments

Did you just realize that Mother’s Day is around the corner? Don’t fret! It’s not too late to get your mom a Mother’s Day gift. If your mom loves books, here’s our affordable book-inspired gift guide for Mother’s Day.

Be Funny

Does your mom or wife have a sense of humor? If so then she will appreciate Jeffrey’s Brown’s latest book, “Kids are Weird and Other Observations from Parenthood.”

Cost? $10

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Custom Bookmark

This bookmark from Take and Make is awesome. Any bookworm mom will appreciate the time and effort put into a handmade bookmark. In the from is ‘Mother’ in several languages and for the back you can print pictures.

Cost: Materials

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DIY

Does the mom in your life appreciate hand made items? Then she’ll love this DIY Photography Word Art. If you can print out the letter ‘L O V E’ and get your kids to pose, you’ll have a frame-worthy gift to give to mom.

Cost: The cost of photos and a frame

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Get Techy

We’re huge fans of simplicity. If you have photos on Facebook or Instagram and looking for an easy way to convert those images into a photo book for your mom, Blurb has easy-to-use pre-formatted templates. All you have to do is drag and drop text and a couple hours later you have a gorgeous ebook for mom.

Cost? $9.99

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Does your mom love books? What are you getting her for mother’s day? Share with us in the comments section below.

 

About Miral Sattar

Lover of books. CEO & founder of Bibliocrunch. Love storytelling in all its forms. Formerly TIME. I'm a new media entrepreneur who has worked in the media industry for 11 years. My mission is simple – to innovate the publishing industry with technology. My company has been featured in BBC World News, Money Magazine, Bloomberg, Consumer Reports, Forbes, WSJ, MediaBistro, PBS, Columbia Journalism Review, The Next Web, Publishers Weekly, and a bunch of other places. Bibliocrunch was also selected as The Next Big Thing in media by the Paley Center. I also used to run a popular South Asian culture blog called Divanee. Before I ran my own company and became a mom, I used to be on the board for several literacy organizations, and wrote a LOT more. Hopefully, when things are calmer I can go back to that! :)