2013 Gift Guide: Gifts for the Book Lover

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A selection of entertaining reads for the bookworm on your list.

Dec 19, 2013 | 01:00 PM

When you’re looking to buy a thoughtful, last-minute gift for your loved one, nothing beats a good book that appeals to their specific interests (just make sure to write a meaningful inscription on the inside cover!). Luckily, we have a number of WhoSayers who have penned books for young and old, just in time for Christmas gift-giving. Take a look at some of our favorites below.

For Kids:

How Roland Rolls, by Jim Carrey, $13.95.
An adorable and funny (would we expect any less from Jim Carrey?) story about a wave named Roland who’s afraid of hitting the beach.


Santiago the Dreamer, by Ricky Martin, $13.82
An inspiring tale about a boy who dreams about performing on stage and his father who believes in his son’s potential.


For Adults:

Dad is Fat, by Jim Gaffigan, $18.86
We’ve got the perfect book for the funnyman in your family. In “Dad is Fat,” stand-up comedian Jim Gaffigan riffs on everything from McDonalds to manatees.

Style and the Successful Girl, by Gretta Monahan, $22.12
A great read for style-mavens from fashionista Gretta Monahan.

Everybody's Brother, by CeeLo Green, $14
The host of “The Voice” tells all in this revealing musical memoir.

John Varvatos: Rock in Fashion, by John Varvatos, $40.10
In this gorgeously photographed coffee table book, the designer reveals how rock & roll influenced his iconic designs.

Born Standing Up: A Comic’s Life, by Steve Martin, $11.73
Learn about how the comic legend got his start in this tell-all memoir.

It’s All Good: Easy and Delicious Recipes That Will Make You Look Good and Feel Great, by Gwyneth Paltrow, $21.99
Delicious and healthy recipes from the creator of GOOP.


Point Your Face at This: Drawings, by Demetri Martin, $11.61
A new book of hilarious drawings from everyone’s favorite hipster comedian.

Nigel Barker's Beauty Equation, by Nigel Barker, $14.23
The “America’s Next Top Model” judge and world-renowned photographer reveals his tips for a more beautiful you, inside and out.

The Ocean at the End of the Lane, by Neil Gaiman, $15.59
A new tale of mystery, survival, magic, and terror, from the award-winning author of "Coraline," "Stardust," and "The Sandman."

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