The holidays are the perfect time to show everyone you love that you notice the special quirks that make them tick: the gardener, the chef, the bookworm. A well-selected book always makes for a welcome present to a reader ― and if you’d like to gift books this holiday season, we have a few humble suggestions ― but maybe you’re worried you won’t know the right genre or just want to mix things up.
Not to worry! A cozy throw to snuggle under while enjoying a long novel, a clever mug to hold steaming tea, upcycled book art; there’s no shortage of wonderful odds and ends that will make your favorite bookworm’s life better. To aid your search, here are 31 of our favorite non-book gifts for book lovers: