Last Minute Gift Ideas for Book Lovers

It isn’t too late to get your gifts! Christmas is quickly approaching and you are stuck for gift ideas? Then look no further, I have…

It isn’t too late to get your gifts!

Christmas is quickly approaching and you are stuck for gift ideas? Then look no further, I have put together a little post on all the gift ideas for your book loving family and friends! For small businesses, we do recommend that today is the last day to make sure your items can be received by christmas. Obviously this year, there is a huge delay with postal services due to all of the craziness going on, so keep that in mind too!

*This post does contains affiliate links, where I earn a small commission from any purchases*


You want books? Of course, we do!

Tinsel by Sibéal Pounder

Tinsel has a different approach to christmas novels and I cannot wait to get stuck in this week! I have tried so hard to resist reading this straight away, but wanted to save it. A christmas story with a feminist touch? Sign me up!

You can get your hands on a physical copy from Waterstones | Bookshop
You can also get your hands on the Kindle Edition from Amazon
Note: Bookshop suggests to purchase from your local bookshops, as they cannot guarantee that orders will be delivered in time for christmas.

What if somewhere along the way we’ve all got the Santa story a bit wrong…? Join Blanche Claus and her best friend Rinki for a funny festive sleigh ride you’ll never forget!
From Sibéal Pounder, bestselling author of the Witch Wars and Bad Mermaids series, this tale of friendship and mince-pie feasts is the perfect book to curl up with this winter. Funny, feminist and with a huge heart, it’s a gloriously Christmassy adventure that will delight even the biggest Grinch.

The Christmasaurus by Tom Fletcher

This one is going to be my christmas eve book this year! I have high hopes for this one and the anticipation is too much.

The Christmasaurus is a story about a boy named William Trundle, and a dinosaur, the Christmasaurus. It’s about how they meet one Christmas Eve and have a magical adventure. It’s about friendship and families, sleigh bells and Santa, singing elves and flying reindeer, music and magic. It’s about discovering your heart’s true desire, and learning that the impossible might just be possible . . .

You can get your hands on a physical copy from Waterstones | Bookshop
You can also get your hands on the Kindle Edition from Amazon

Book cover for The Christmausaurus which features a boy riding a dinosaur

Calm By The Christmas Tree: Short Christmas Stories To Help Your Festive Spirit Soar

Just as it says in the title, this lovely collection of short christmas stories that will get you feeling super festive. Not forgetting that this is also written by our amazing blogger Katie Burton! You can find her blog here:

You can get a copy from Amazon here.

A book cover with a little girl standing by a christmas tree

Got to accessorise our Books!

Magnetic Bookmarks

Everybody needs a bookmark, right? There are people that use random receipts, papers.. There are even the bookmark hoarders, like myself!

On my etsy store, I have a wide range of different magnetic bookmarks and you can also get 10% off with the code NUGGET10!

You can find my store here:

A Christmas Pudding magnetic bookmark hanging onto a book

Book Sleeves

Keep those lovely physical books safe from scratches and dents whilst on the move! I have a book sleeve and absolutely adore it. StitchAnnStyle have some incredible designs and are still open at the moment too! Here is a link to their store.

Star Wars themed book sleeve with colourful R2-D2s, Millennium Falcons and BB8s

A Mystery Book Subscription Box

Subscription boxes are so popular at the moment and if they are like me, I do love to find some new great reads I wouldn’t have picked up! Sites like Tea Time Bookshop have a variety of different box genres, from thriller/mystery, top 20, children’s, fantasy and more..

In the boxes from Tea Time Bookshop, you will receive a number of pre-loved books, a biscuit, a tea/coffee/hot chocolate and a bookmark too! I feel like these boxes are such a great idea and lovely present ideas too. My friend, Glen bought me a mystery box at the start of the lockdown and it was so perfect for me!

Maybe I have ordered another box, just after writing this..
(I have gone for a six book children’s box!)

Reading Related Mugs

Everybody needs a hot drink whilst they settle down with a great book, so why not get them a book related mug? Here at PangCreative, they have some great designs and I personally love this one.

A white mug that says 'I'm reading.. bugger off!'


One last note..

Do not forget that Bookshop UK give a percentage of their sales to support independent bookstores of your choice! With this year being so difficult on the book industry and almost every other industry, please consider shopping from your independent stores whenever possible! I have a storefront on Bookshop with all the books I love and am looking forward to! Here is the link for that.

I hope you all have the most magical christmas, put your feet up and try to make the most out of this time. Fingers crossed we can all have a much better 2021 and I want to say a huge thank you to everybody who has supported me this year!

Let me know what you think!

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