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Holiday Gift Guide


Our expert booksellers have curated unique gift ideas for everyone on your list! For additional recommendations, chat with a bookseller in-store or send us an email — we’re ready to help!

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The Foodie 🍴

Do they splurge on fine dining? Do they watch Food Network? Do they get a little too excited over a new frying pan? You might have a foodie on your hands! A cookbook or cute kitchen accessory is a sure thing.

The Pop Culture Nerd 🎬

That song you’ve never heard? Yeah, they know it. That niche foreign film? One of their faves. The Pop Culture Nerd is an expert on music, movies, and TV. Try a fact-filled book or a game that just might have them stumped.

The Green Thumb 🌼

Do you know a green thumb who likes plants more than people? Get the proud plant parent in your life a helpful gardening guide or a bedtime story for their little sprouts.

The Party Planner 🥂

The host with the most. The charcuterie cutie! We all have a special someone who loves throwing a good old fashion shindig. Whether it's cocktail hour or a dinner party, we have the perfect toolkit for a night of fun.

The Adventurer 🚢

Know a wanderluster or perhaps a jet-set nomad? Maybe an armchair explorer? Give the gift of adventure with a savvy guide or a book featuring far off places, both real and imagined.

The Handy (Wo)Man 🧰

The Handy (Wo)Man is a hobbyist specializing in honey-do projects and fixer-uppers. Whether they’re into furniture restoration, modding cars, or just tiny projects around the house, we have helpful and interesting reads picked especially for the Handy (Wo)Man.

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For the avid reader in your life, consider a book subscription! Our knowledgeable booksellers match subscribers to the perfect book, introducing both new authors and classic gems. Every book is hand selected, based on the reader’s unique interests, and wrapped with care. We offer gift subscriptions for adults, teens, kids, and babies, and happiness is guaranteed — a truly unique gift!

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There’s not a book lover on earth who wouldn’t love a gift card to their favorite indie bookstore! Consider an RJ Julia gift card, e-gift card, or gift card bundle for the reader in your life.

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