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Booklist Reader’s Oddly Specific Guide to Holiday Gift-Giving, 2019

Booklist Reader’s Oddly Specific Guide to Holiday Gift-Giving, 2019

Got a Baby Yoda-obsessed friend or acquaintance in your life? (Answer: YES. YES, YOU DO.) How about a bothersome brother-in-law or fanatic gym + Star Trek fan? No matter which (uniquely) special someone you may be buying gifts for this holiday season, we’ve got you covered. Plus, if you need even more suggestions, simply check […]

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The Booklist Reader’s Oddly Specific Guide to Holiday Gift-Giving
By December 4, 2015 2 Comments Read More →

The Booklist Reader’s Oddly Specific Guide to Holiday Gift-Giving

If there’s one thing we know about holiday gift-giving, it’s that one size never fits all. Even those white cotton tube socks your Uncle Buzz gave you each year—in the hope that you’d spend less time composing poetry and more time trying out for the basketball team—always fit funny, their lack of a fitted heel strangely symbolic of how […]

Great Gifts! What Booklisters Are Giving This Season
By December 15, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Great Gifts! What Booklisters Are Giving This Season

All year long, Booklisters are busy reading, reviewing, and recommending books for purchase by libraries. We take our own advice, too—especially when the holidays come around. So which books are we buying, and to whom are we giving them? I put this question to my colleagues (and myself) and received a wildly diverse array of answers. […]