The Best Gifts for Book Lovers in 2023
If you're reading this, chances are you have a book lover in your life. Or maybe you are the book lover, and you're looking for some ideas to treat yourself. Either way, you've come to the right place. We know how hard it can be to find a gift for someone who already has a ton of books. You don't want to get them another book that they already have, or worse, one that they don't like. You don't want to get them a boring gift card that they'll forget about in a week. And you definitely don't want to get them something that has nothing to do with books, like a toaster or a pair of socks.
That's why we've created this guide, to help you find the perfect gift for the book lover in your life. We've searched the web for the most amazing, unique, and fun gifts that any book lover would love to receive. From reading lamps to eReaders, book cases to games, puzzles to bookmarks, we've got something for every taste and budget.
So whether you're looking for a gift for your partner, your friend, your parent, or yourself, you'll find it here. Read on and discover the ultimate guide to gifts for book lovers in the UK. And don't worry, we won't judge you if you end up buying everything for yourself.
Monogram Rubber Stamp
This stylish rubber stamp has a timeless design that says "This Book Belongs To" in a floral signature monogram design. It's the perfect gift for book lovers who cherish their collections and as much as they love sharing their favorite reads, they wouldn't like to let them wander off. The stamp is customizable so you can create your own message for a more personalized touch. Find it now at Zazzle.co.uk!
BUILD YOUR OWN BOOK CRATE
Gift the reader in your life a crate full of bookish delights. You can customize the crate to your preferences and choose a book from genres like romance, thriller, fantasy, and more. The set also includes a book page print with a quote, a hot drink, a surprise book, an art print, and a range of stationery. This crate is the ultimate gift for all book lovers who want to escape into the world of books.
100 Books Scratch Bucket List Poster
Anyone who loves books will enjoy scratching off the titles on this list. The poster has 100 of the best novels ever written, from all genres and eras. Each book can be scratched off once it's read to reveal a beautiful, colorful, and unique illustration. A great gift for any book lover in your life, this poster will motivate bookworms to read even more and explore new worlds in addition to spicing up their living space.
Death on the Cards Game
Perfect gift for fans of Agatha Christie and whodunits, this fun game will have you put your detective hats on as you try to solve a murder mystery. You and your friends must find the killer among the suspects, but one of you may be the murderer. This game is family-friendly, easy, quick, and full of surprises.
Oxford Library Candle
This candle is a tribute to the Bodleian library and its amazing collection of books. It has a rich and sophisticated scent that combines notes of oak woods, tobacco leaf, grated ginger and dark plum, creating a cozy and inviting atmosphere. An ideal gift for book lovers, history buffs, and anyone who loves a good library.
Book-Shaped Filing Tray
This unique and practical accessory looks like a stack of classic books, but it's actually a clever way to store and organize your papers and files. The perfect gift for book lovers, students, teachers, or anyone who appreciates the beauty of books, it lets readers organize their desk while displaying their love for books in style.
Levo Deluxe Book Holder
Anyone who loves immersing themselves in a book for hours will appreciate the opportunity to read hands-free with the Levo Deluxe Book Holder, the ultimate device for book lovers. The Levo holds any book securely and adjusts to any angle and height. It has a wheeled base, a 5-axis swing-arm, a height lock, and page holders. It's sturdy, stable, and easy to move. Help them enjoy reading for hours without any strain.
Gritin Reading Lamp Book
Read in the dark with the Reading Lamp Book Clamp, the ideal lamp for book lovers. It clips onto a book, tablet, or eReader. With 9 LEDs with 3 colour modes and adjustable brightness, it accommodates the optimal reading experience suited to individual preferences. USB rechargeable, long-lasting, flexible, and portable, book lovers can pack it up to enjoy a good read on the go.
Book Couch rEADING pILLOW
Readers will love the comfort of this book couch, the best pillow for holding books and devices. Soft and cozy, it holds any book or reading device securely and at the right angle. It can hold books of all sizes, as well as tablets and eReaders. It has a flexible strap, a removable cover, and a zipper closure, and is suitable for readers of all ages and preferences.
Pooh & Tigger Book Ends
These sweet book ends feature the best friends of the Hundred Acre Wood, Pooh and Tigger, who are ready to join in on a reading adventure. With a lot of detail and personality, the bookends are also strong and steady, and can keep any number of books from falling over while adding character to the bookshelf. Perfect for any book lover, particularly those who have a soft spot for the well-loved teddy bear.
The KINDLE Oasis has a 7-inch high-resolution display that looks like real paper, making it the perfect gift even for readers who are yet to expereince ebooks. It has an adjustable reading light that lets readers choose the color temperature that suits their eyes and the environment. so they can enjoy their favorite reads in bright sunlight or in the dark, without any glare or strain. The KINDLE Oasis is also waterproof, so they can read in the bath, by the pool, or at the beach, without any worry.
For those book lovers who already own an eReader, a stylish case is the ideal gift that will help them keep their device protected for years to come. The eReader Case XS is designed for devices up to 16 x 11.5 cm. and features a high-quality print on both sides that won't fade over time. The soft lining inside cushions your device from bumps and scratches, while the elastic bands keep it securely in place. The spacious inner compartment allows for storing extra accessories or reading journals.
HP Lovecraft handbag
Any horror fan will swoon over this Call of Cthulhu handbag inspired by HP Lovecraft's classic stories. This handbag is made of durable fabric with bonded-leather bindings and marbled detailing that perfectly conveys the signature artwork. Big enough to pack a paperback, the bag also has a pocket for a phone and a small pocket for cards. Perfect accessory for any dark and mysterious outfit.
The Child Animatronic Toy
Birthday, Christmas, or just to say "thank you" or "thinking of you," this gift set is the ultimate indulgence for any bookworm. It includes a cozy Literary Emporium mug, two delicious Teapigs teas to sip while reading, a stylish A5 reading journal to keep track of books, two cute bookish enamel pins to adorn any outfit or bags and a brass bookmark with the words 'Just One More Chapter' to mark your place.
Harry Potter Wand Necklace
Help any Harry Potter fan show their love for the wizarding world with this stunning Wand Necklace, inspired by Harry Potter's own wand. This necklace is an official Harry Potter product, licensed by Warner Bros. and crafted by Ollivanders. The necklace features a sterling silver pendant that replicates the shape and details of Harry's wand, with a delicate chain that measures 40 cm in length. The necklace comes in a beautiful Ollivanders box, ready to gift or keep for yourself.
Smart Book Light
This Smart Book Light is a stunning piece of art that transforms from a wooden book with a laser-cut design into a gorgeous light that emits a warm soft LED glow. The book can be opened up to 360 degrees, creating a mesmerizing circular shape. The pages are crafted from soft touch Tyvek, a durable and water-resistant material that feels like paper. LED lights Inside each page illuminate the book with a cozy and inviting light.
Classic Paperbacks 1000-Piece Puzzle
Know an avid reader who also likes to solve puzzles? We all do. And we know they'll love spending time putting together this colorful collage of vintage paperback covers to reveal classic titles from authors like Sylvia Plath, James Baldwin, Joan Didion and more. The puzzle is based on the paintings of Richard Baker, who captures the charm and nostalgia of the 1960s and '70s paperback editions from various genres, such as poetry, memoir, fiction and nonfiction.
This 15-inch batchel is the perfect accessory for any reader who needs a stylish and versatile bag that will fit all their books. Combining the classic satchel design with a top handle, the batchel is spacious enough to fit reading devices, laptops, and other essentials, while still being sleek and elegant. Crafted by expert makers, it comes in a variety of colors, so you can choose the one that will suit any personality and taste. And you can even have a personal message embossed for a truly memorable gift. .
cLASSIC bANKER'S lAMP
This traditional desk light features a green glass shade that emits a soft and soothing glow, perfect for reading, writing, or working. The lamp has a brass base and stem that are sturdy and durable, and an adjustable arm that lets you direct the light where you need it. The classic banker's lamp is a timeless piece that will enhance any decor and create a cozy atmosphere.
Alice In Wonderland Art Print
This art print of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Nan Lawson is what any fan of the book or fantasy and adventures will love to display. The art print features a charming illustration of Alice and the White Rabbit in a colorful and quirky style that brings some whimsy and wonder to any space. Made from high-quality paper and ink, the poster comes in various sizes to suit any space and is signed by the artist, Nan Lawson.
Any bibliophile will love the versatility this designer bookshelf offers. Its design allows for various configurations, for a unique and stylish way to display books and other items. Sleek and modern, the shelf will complement any decor, creating a dynamic and original look thanks to its special feature that allows adjusting the angle of the shelf.
The Hesh® ANC wireless headphones faciliate the perfect immersive experience when listening to an audio book or putting on some music that will complements a read. The headphones have active noise cancellation that shuts out any unwanted sounds, letting readers enjoy the story without any distractions.
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Whether you're looking for a gift for yourself or someone else, we're sure you'll find something that will make them happy and enhance their reading experience. And don't worry if you're not in the UK, you can still order these gifts online and have them delivered to your doorstep. All you need is a forwarding address from the UK so you can use to shop online and then forward your packages to your address anywhere in the world.
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