Gift Ideas for Book Lovers

The countdown to Christmas is officially on with just ten days left! Have you finished shopping? I’m still finishing up some last minute stuff. Last year I created a gift guide for book lovers and it was such a hit that I’m bringing it back for 2020! This year’s roundup has some really great gifts on it for anyone who loves to read! I have a few of these items (like the magnetic book marks!) but some of these items are on my list this year. I scoured the internet to create a comprehensive list that wasn’t just books! So, enjoy all the bookish things and happy shopping (and reading!).gift ideas for book lovers

gift ideas for the book lover

  1. BOOKS SWEATSHIRT | I think I need this sweatshirt, right?! It’s so cozy and the perfect gift for the avid reader.
  2. MAGENTIC BOOKMARKS | I have these bookmarks (no dog eared pages!) and they are the best! They’re lightweight and hold your spot in your book well. They have a lot of great colors and prints here.
  3. KINDLE PAPERWHITE | I cannot say enough great things about my Kindle Paperwhite! I still prefer to physically read a book, but this is great for reading at night, when traveling & especially now with a baby! The pages read a bit like a physical book, it’s not harsh on your eyes like an iPad or other tablet and the battery life lasts quite a long time.
  4. LIBRO.FM SUBSCRIPTION | I really love for audiobooks because you’re still able to support independent bookstores with your purchase. Now more than ever it’s important to support local bookstores & this is a great option if you prefer to listen to audiobooks.
  5. JOURNAL | If the book lover in your life likes to take notes on their books or reading goals, this is a great notebook to do so! I have a journal that I use to track the books I have read each year! It’s a nice way to keep track of everything by hand (although I do use Goodreads as well).
  6. RECHARGEABLE BOOK LIGHT | I have a similar book light and love the fact that it can be recharged via a USB plug. It’s really convenient, especially when traveling!
  7. ROMANCE TITLES COFFEE MUG | This is the cutest coffee mug with romance titles all around it! They also offer a mug with Black authored titles!
  8. LIBRARY HOMESICK CANDLE | I received this candle as a gift last year and it smells incredible, even when it’s not lit! This would be a great gift for the book lover who loves her local library!
  9. CUSTOM STAMPED BOOK SPINES | These personalized books are such a thoughtful gift! You can add the entire family on the books! We have these in Noah’s room with his name and birth stats on them. A cute way to
  10. OUT OF PRINT BOOKISH TOTE | Reusable totes like this one are great for picking up library books, traveling with books or running errands!
  11. BATH TRAY | I love grabbing my book and soaking in the bath while I read. I enjoy this bath tray because it keeps my book dry (ha!) and I can hold my wine on it as well. It even expands, so it should fit most bath tubs.
  12. BEST OF 2020 BOOKS | If you’re wanting to get someone a book this season, be sure to pick up one of the top books of the year for a crowd pleaser! A few great picks are The Midnight Library, Dear Emmie Blue & The Boys’ Club.
  13. PERSONALIZED LEATHER BOOKMARK | This bookmark seems really well made & the personalized element makes it extra thoughtful.
  14. BOOK OF THE MONTH SUBSCRIPTION | I have been a BOTM member for over three years and I cannot recommend it enough. They always have such great selections for book lovers each month. You can sign up HERE and get a gift HERE. I also did a whole BOTM FAQ blog post!
  15. THROW BLANKET | Nothing better than getting comfy with a cozy blanket and a good book! Best combination, in my opinion!
  16. ONE MORE CHAPTER TEE | I think this ‘one more chapter’ tee is so adorable! The etsy shop offers a lot of really cute pieces!

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  1. These are great gift ideas! One of my very best friends LOVES to read and always has a book with her. Definitely going to refer back to this when I go to get her gift this week! Xx.

    Posted 12.15.20 Reply
  2. Lizzie wrote:

    These are amazing gift ideas for book lovers! Might have to get one for my mom!


    Posted 12.15.20 Reply
  3. This gift guide should just be titled: “What to get mama Conheady” haha! She would love that one more chapter tee!

    Posted 12.15.20 Reply
  4. Stephanie wrote:

    I included a lot of similar items on my own bookish gift guide! Great options. I’m definitely in love with the mugs and the clothing items. Also, the bath caddy is amazing! I got one last year and it’s been a game-changer!

    Posted 12.15.20 Reply
  5. kileen wrote:

    These are some really great idea for book lovers! I know a few book lovers that would absolutely love these gifts!

    Posted 12.16.20 Reply
  6. So many good finds and some great ideas. Love the little canvas tote! xoxo, Sarah

    Posted 12.16.20 Reply
  7. So many good ideas here! My mom is a book lover so she’d love all this.

    Posted 12.16.20 Reply
  8. rebecca wrote:

    so many thoughtful gifts here for book lovers!!!

    Posted 12.17.20 Reply
  9. Francy wrote:

    This is the cutest gift guide!

    Posted 12.20.20 Reply
  10. Darleen wrote:

    My daughter is such a book worm. She’d like to sweater and book tray!

    Posted 12.21.20 Reply

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