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Holiday Gift Guide for Bookworms

by Samantha Knoerzer •  December 15, 2015  •   Follow SamanthaKnoerze

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Its the most reading-filled time of the year. And that means BOOK GIFTS!

The holidays are a book lovers dream, because they could get all the latest books of their dreams. As you’ve heard before, its the thought that counts. So its always best to really broaden your thought to find really find something different. For book lovers, instead of books, why not try to find unique book related gifts that can be used in different ways other than reading, but still show a person’s reading love?

In honor of that idea, below is our compiled list of 16 great holiday gifts for a true bookworm:



  1. Literary Quote English Breakfast Teas


This is a great gift that’s not only literature loving, its tasty too! There are a variety of quotes from 25 different pieces of literature. Enjoy your tea with some great reads. This is great for all tea lovers.


  1. Charm Crescent Moon She Is Too Fond of Books Quote Pendant


Bookworm jewelry is always a great choice. Get this great little book charm for your sister, mother, or best friend. This is a gift that shows that you care not only about books, but the person who you are giving it to.


  1. Old Books Candle – Old Books Scent, Paper Scented Candle


This gift has been growing in population this last year. Now while you are reading on your Kindle, Nook, or iPad you can still get that great smell from a good old book. Smuggle down to the best smell around-old books. This is an every age gift.


  1. Banned Book Mug

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This mug is not only great for drinking coffee, it is also a great collectible. It’s a tribute to all the great books that we love, regardless of others trying to ban them. Every time you sip coffee, you’ll be reminded of your reading love. This gift is great for anyone!


  1. Andre’s Designs Unisex Adult’s “I’m Not Addicted To Reading” T-shirt

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This gift is not only full of major reading love, it is also full of funny humor. Get this for the bookworm that loves wit just as much as reading. This is great for both guys and girls.


  1. Dog Lover: Adult Coloring Book


This is another really huge upcoming gift this year. Adult coloring books are all the rage, and any bookworm would LOVE a fun gift like this. On top of this being a great adult coloring book, this is also a dog-loving book. You can make any dog lover enjoy books with this great gift.


  1. The Book Worm Book Lovers Gift Basket


You can never go wrong with a gift basket. Now put a little spin on it by giving a bookworm a basket that they will really enjoy. This basket includes one bag of Malta bella almond toffee malt balls, Java bon coffee caramels, 2 packages of Wolfgang puck gourmet coffee, and a $15 Barnes & Noble gift card all wrapped in a Book end chest that can be kept and used after all the delicious goodies are gone. This is a great gift to make a real book appreciated statement.


  1. Trivial Pursuit Book Lover’s Edition


This is a bookworm gift that everyone can enjoy over and over again. Who doesn’t trivial pursuit? And now, its Trivial Pursuit with books! The greatest part about this gift is that after you buy this gift, everyone can enjoy it. You can open it up right at the party and play!


  1. Bronze Headed Literary Origami Bird Post Earrings


One can never have too much jewelry. These are book loving, and really cute. Any bookworm would wear these with pride. They are made by a small time jewelry designer, which makes each one individually unique and individually personal for the person you are buying them for.


  1. Levenger Page Nibs

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This is for the bookworm who really loves those expensive, quality book tools. Levenger is a top-notch book tool brand, and their page nibs are top quality. This is a gift for people who really love those small, but great, gifts. And the best part is that these page nibs are specially designed to not damage your precious book pages.


  1. Bey-Berk Leather Book Weight


This is a great stocking stuffer for a book worm. This is a gift that any type of book reader would really appreciate. Now they never have to lose their page-a great Christmas gift for any reader!


  1. Crochet Book Coffee Sleeve


This is another great little stocking stuffer for that writer/reader who just NEEDS their daily dose of caffeine. For Christmas, give them a coffee sleeve to keep their fingers from getting burned.


  1. Stack of Books Jewelry Box


This is a super cute book gift. This is great for that friend who loves jewelry. Now their jewelry box can match their bookcase. You can even hide it within the bookcase for safekeeping!


  1. Cat Lover Book Lamp


We mentioned a dog-lovers gift. Now here is for our cat lovers. This is a lamp with a stand shaped like books and to top it all off, the books are all about cats! Show your cat love with this book and cat lover gift.


  1. Bookworm Wrap Ring


This is perfect for a book worm, because it shouts their proud title to the world. There is no way that this isn’t exactly what a bookworm needs to identify themself to other fellow book nerds.


  1. Nanowrimo Books!


If you know a writer who just finished NaNoWriMo in November, this is also a really great stocking stuffer. What better to give a book lover, than a book about publishing? And the best part about this one, ITS FREE!


 Happy Holidays! <3 Bibliocrunch




Holiday Gift Guide



About Samantha Knoerzer

I am the Social Media Coordinator and Author Relations Manager for BiblioCrunch. And I love to read, OF COURSE! From the classics to YA and children's, you can find me reading it all. I have a masters in publishing from NYU's Print and Digital Media Studies masters program, and have undergraduate degrees in music, marketing, and english. I have a passion for reading, music, and travel. My goal is to travel to as many places around the world as possible. If you need to find me, you can catch me traveling all around the world at any chance I get – always with a book in hand!