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Are you getting into the shopping spirit, but you don’t know what to get the person in your life who is all about books? Check out the list below to get some ideas on what to get your favorite book nerd.

For the Caffeine Addict

If your book nerd enjoys green tea or black coffee while nose-deep in their favorite book, then give them the mug that celebrates some of the best openers in the literary world. It can even double as inspiration for their next read.

Literature Mug
Available at Shop PBS

For the Aspiring Novelist

Does your book nerd want to become the next J.K. Rowling? Get them the materials to brainstorm their ideas for the novel that is going to take over the world and launch them into literary stardom.

Novel Writing Templates
Available at Etsy

For the Fashionista

If your book nerd likes to wear their love for books, then why not get them a handbag that is literally a book! Help them stand out in the crowd and make a statement. It will probably become their favorite accessory.

Book Cover Handbook
Available at Etsy

For the Amateur Librarian

Is your book nerd reluctant to lend you a book from their massive library? Put them at ease with this gift that lets them keep track of the people who currently have their books and ensure they never lose track of those books again.

Library Kit
Available at Amazon

For the On-the-Go Techie

Does your book nerd love e-books as much as they love physical ones? Give them the opportunity to read their paperback any time and place while simultaneously charging their phone or tablet so they can keep that marathon reading session alive.

Mini Lumio
Available at Lumio

For the Interior Decorator

If your book nerd enjoys incorporating their love of books around the house, then gift them this cool clock that will let them know they are late meeting you for dinner because they are engrossed in yet another book.

Black Book Clock
Available at Society 6

For the Traveler

Does your book nerd love traveling as much as they love books? Then get them this 2-in-1 gift that maps the book world. It’s a visual stunner and gives them ample inspiration for building their library and reading list.

Book Map
Available at Dorothy

For the Kitchen Magician

Is your book nerd a culinary master? Then demand a dozen of your favorite cookies after you hook them up with this awesome cookie cutter set. Well, it’s probably not a good idea to make demands. Maybe giving the sad puppy eyes will make them bend to your will.

Literary Cookiei Cutter Set
Available at Etsy

For the Future Critic

This gift is for the book nerd that is the life of the book club party because they offer such amazing insight and thoughts that you’re not even sure if y’all read the same book. Give them this journal and tell them to call me because I’m looking for guest writers.

Reading Journal
Available at Amazon

For the Neat Freak

This caddy is perfect desk decor for the book nerd who likes keeping their office supplies in one place for easy access. Now, they will never lose their favorite pens or bookmarks again thanks to an awesome gift-giver like you.

Book Desk Organizer
Available at Amazon

Your Turn

So…do you know what you’re giving the book nerd in your life? Are you a book nerd who needs to add something else to your wish list? What IS on your book nerd wish list? Let us know in the comments! |RL

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