I love to read and I love to give a great book as a gift. These gifts are inspired by books that would make great gifts on their own and how to use the books' theme as the origin story for a great gift. So if you've ever wondered what to get the bookworm in your life, read on!
Summary: A gripping novel about the whirlwind rise of an iconic 1970s rock group and their beautiful lead singer, revealing the mystery behind their infamous breakup.
Themes: Sex, drugs, rock and roll and strong women.
This book is perfect for the reader that is also a music lover, someone who is obsessed with music or idolizes their favorite band or artist. If they went to see any amazing music tours recently, then this book paired with any of these gifts will make them sing!
Left: Since this novel is set in the seventies when music was made and listened to on vinyl, gift them this retro record player with a modern look. Almost all albums can be bought on vinyl so throw in their favorite artist's record!
Summary: Twenty-year-old Violet Sorrengail was supposed to enter the Scribe Quadrant, living a quiet life among books and history. Now, the commanding general―also known as her tough-as-talons mother―has ordered Violet to join the hundreds of candidates striving to become the elite of Navarre: dragon riders.
Themes: Game of Thrones meets Hunger Games, Meets Harry Potter--sex, dragons, competition and cut throat school mates.
This book is perfect for anyone who regularly reads fantasy series and wants a page turning tome to add to their collection.
Left: This book takes place in a school where anything goes but they still have to go to class. Violet, the main character is extremely smart and scholarly. For the gift recipient that identifies with these characteristics this digital notebook is the last pad of paper they will ever need to write, draw and type.
Middle: The characters in the Fourth Wing attempt to master their magical skills that come with pairing with dragons, and there is something magical about this beautiful, made-to-order birthdate book that illustrates your unique astrological birth chart — the map of the stars and planets at the exact moment your recipient was born.
Right: Whether this immersive story inspires them to write, draw or create a fantasy world of their own this beautifully embellished journal is the right place for them to start gathering their thoughts.
Summary: This quick read by famed romance novelist, Colleen Hoover is about Young love given a second chance. Through the typical high school struggles two people meet in the strangest way to form an unlikely bond.
Themes: Young love, sex, friendship and teenage drama.
This book is short, sweet and perfect for anyone in need of a quick hit of romance or a fun light read for a flight, a beach day or a nice distraction.
Left: This book is about love that preserveres through the most unlikely circumstances after starting in the most unlikely place. These star maps are a great gift to record the location of any special even like the first time you met, the place you got married or the birthplace of first child.
Middle: This book is also about the bond between friends that have been together through school, share secrets and are about to embark on the next chapter of their lives. Gift this book to your bestie with this set of wine glasses and a great bottle of wine for a wine and reading night in!
Right: The strong connections in this book are enviable and any relationship--friendships, romantic relationships, even familial relationships, can always be stronger. If you've got a bond that you'd love to strengthen then what better gift than a game that is fun, interactive and poses questions that are designed to create lasting meaningful connections or deepen existing relationships.
A great book is just the starting point for a great gift! These gifts are inspired by books that would make great gifts on their own and show you how to be inspired to use the books' theme as the origin story for a great gift. They are perfect for the reader on your gift list!
Very Happy Gifting!