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20 Thoughtful Gifts For The Bookworm In Your Life

Put a smile on your favorite bibliophile.

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1. Enlightened Bookrest

Turn this house on with your current read (or all time favorite).The table lamp / bookrest combo is available for $85 (or $72.50 if you're a member of The Library Foundation of Los Angeles).
lfla.org / Via Library Foundation of Los Angeles

Turn this house on with your current read (or all time favorite).

The table lamp / bookrest combo is available for $85 (or $72.50

if you're a member of The Library Foundation of Los Angeles).

2. Personal Touch

Artist Cheryl Sorg will create a custom thumbprint collage using your bookworms actual thumbprint and his/her favorite books. A bargain at $400, order it here.
Via Etsy.com

Artist Cheryl Sorg will create a custom thumbprint collage using your bookworms actual thumbprint and his/her favorite books. A bargain at $400, order it here.

3. Not Your Ordinary Bookmark

This functional sculpture is called the Book Hook and is available for 30 Euros (about $41) at Connox.
Via Connox.com

This functional sculpture is called the Book Hook and

is available for 30 Euros (about $41) at Connox.

4. Library Branch (Possible DIY Project)

This minimalist bookshelf is a true work of art and must be pretty expensive because creator Olivier Dollé doesn't mention price anywhere on his site.
creativehomeidea.com / Via Olivier-Dolle.com

This minimalist bookshelf is a true work of art and must be pretty expensive because creator Olivier Dollé doesn't mention price anywhere on his site.

5. Notable Quotables

Featuring 465 inspirational quotes, this poster leaves you with much to think about. $30 (includes shipping) on Kickstarter until Dec. 5th.
Via Kickstarter

Featuring 465 inspirational quotes, this poster leaves you with much to think about. $30 (includes shipping) on Kickstarter until Dec. 5th.

6. The Giving Squeeeee!

Only $10 at RealDecals.
Via Etsy

Only $10 at RealDecals.

7. Hemingway Would Approve

Use the Lolita coaster to serve a Shirley Temple. Get a set of 8 different water-resistant coasters for $20 at Out of Print.
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Use the Lolita coaster to serve a Shirley Temple.

Get a set of 8 different water-resistant coasters for $20 at Out of Print.

8. Deep Thinker

Perfect for those who always seem to have their head in a book. The Bookworm Bookend is available at UncommonGoods.com for $30.
uncommongoods.com / Via Rob Southcott

Perfect for those who always seem to have their head in a book.

The Bookworm Bookend is available at UncommonGoods.com for $30.

9. Minimalist Magic

Simple and to the point. Get these magnetic bookends here for $34.
Via canaan-online.com

Simple and to the point. Get these magnetic bookends here for $34.

10. Time to Read

Three fake books equals one cool clock. Get it for $23.95 at This Is Why I'm Broke.
Via This Is Why I'm Broke.com

Three fake books equals one cool clock.

Get it for $23.95 at This Is Why I'm Broke.

11. Jane Austen Worthy

Gift Speak translation: My story begins and ends with you. $25 at JezebelCharms.
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Gift Speak translation: My story begins and ends with you.

$25 at JezebelCharms.

12. Travel Companion

$19 at Gifted Penguin.

13. Ex Libris

Translation: Hands off my book! Etsy artist Plurabelle will make a custom Ex Libris Stamp so your favorite bookworm can mark his/her territory. ($110)
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Translation: Hands off my book!

Etsy artist Plurabelle will make a custom Ex Libris Stamp

so your favorite bookworm can mark his/her territory. ($110)

14. Cooked Books

This sweet baking pan produces cakes in the shape of an open book. On Amazon for $12.50
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This sweet baking pan produces cakes in the shape of an open book.

On Amazon for $12.50

15. Dr. Suess Gets It

Because you can't hug a book. For kids of all ages, $20 at The Sewing Croft.
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Because you can't hug a book. For kids of all ages, $20 at The Sewing Croft.

16. Wearable Words, Chapter 1

This Storiarts Infinity Scarf has been silk-screened with Anne of Green Gables. Others titles available for $40 include The Raven and Alice in Wonderland.
Via Etsy.com

This Storiarts Infinity Scarf has been silk-screened with Anne of Green Gables. Others titles available for $40 include The Raven and Alice in Wonderland.

17. Wearable Words, Chapter 2

Call me impressed! This Litograph shirt contains the entire text of Moby Dick. Find it and many other titles here for $34.
Via Litographs.com

Call me impressed! This Litograph shirt contains the entire text of Moby Dick.

Find it and many other titles here for $34.

18. Wearable Words, Chapter 3.

These killer leggings are at Black Milk Clothing for $75.
Via Black Milk Clothing.com

These killer leggings are at Black Milk Clothing for $75.

19. Stocking Stuffer MatchBOOKs

"There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them" - Joseph Brodsky. In honor of banned books everywhere, this set of repurposed matchboxes is $8 at Out of Print.
Via Out of Print.com

"There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them" - Joseph Brodsky. In honor of banned books everywhere, this set of repurposed matchboxes is $8 at Out of Print.

20. So many books, so little time, so much dust!

This custom book cleaning tool stores itself invisibly between your books. Available at Apartment Therapy, but for what they're asking ($80) you're better off blinging out a paintbrush to earn some "made with love" points.
Via ApartmentTherapy.com

This custom book cleaning tool stores itself invisibly between your books. Available at Apartment Therapy, but for what they're asking ($80) you're better off blinging out a paintbrush to earn some "made with love" points.

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