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Genius Gifts For Book Lovers (that aren’t books)

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Whether you’re looking for just the right gift for the upcoming holidays or a quickly approaching birthday, the fact of the matter is, you need the perfect gift for your book-loving friend or family member.

If you’d like a few book-related suggestions we have some here but what if your friend already seems to have all the books they’ve ever wanted?

To aid in your search for the smartest gift, here are 15 of the most genius gifts for book lovers and nope, they aren’t books!

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15 Genius Gifts for Book Lovers

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Hand Made Gifts


I Cannot Live Without Books Print

“I cannot live without books…” Thomas Jefferson Print. I mean, do I really need to say more?

This Presidential quote print is the perfect gift for anyone who is in love with books. It’s gorgeous, vintage and the perfect addition to everyone’s home! Grab your print with this link.




Book Lover Socks

Socks with a bit of sass? I’m in! These adorable book lovers socks are the perfect gift to keep your loved one’s feet warm while they’re curled up reading their favorite book!

There are also 5 different color options to choose from and even more sayings to put on the bottom! Grab your pair of book lover socks with this link!




In The Stacks Candle Melts

There is nothing quite like cracking up an old book and giving it a good sniff. And now, your whole home can smell like a new book!

You’re going to love In the Stacks Candle Melts because they have the perfect blend of musk, wood, leather and a hint of vanilla to give you the feeling of reading a brand new book. Grab your candle melts with this link!




Book Hangover Hoodie

Have you ever come out of a book coma and went to your everyday life and just felt a bit off? Well, Stag and Peach Co have created the perfect sweatshirt for this occasion.

Their Book Hangover Hoodie is the perfect gift for anyone who knows the all too common feeling of going back to regular life after taking a deep dive into a great book!

This hoodie makes the perfect gift for yourself or your friends! Order your Hangover Hoodie here.







“Super Woman Floating Book Shelf”

Defy gravity with this adorable “Super Woman floating bookshelf.” This bookshelf is perfect for the kid’s room and is a really fun and interesting way to show off your favorite books.





Kids Book Rack Storage Book Shelf

This bookshelf is the perfect way to show off all of your favorite kid’s books and even let them choose one for themselves!

It comes in a few different colors and not only ads some storage space but also a fun vibe to any kids room and living space. Get yours here.




Book Storage Cube

Aesthetically and easily show off your favorite books while also keeping them neatly organized with this book storage cube!

This book storage cube fits perfectly into small spaces and is great storage for small corners.




Floating Book Shelves 

These floating bookshelves are the perfect way to not only organize your books but also showcase and show off your favorite ones! Great for kids rooms, offices or living spaces.


R&R Reading and Relaxation

Bathtub Reading Caddy

There’s nothing better than hopping into a steamy hot bubble bath and getting lost in your favorite great adventure book after a long hard day.

This bathtub caddy is the perfect remedy and can even hold a glass of wine and some soothing plants as well as your best book!



“Novel Teas”

With “Novel Teas”, you not only get a really fun play on words but you also get a refreshing and relaxing blend of black tea.

Each tea bag has a different literary quote from around the world which makes this a super fun and enjoyable gift or stocking stuffer for the book lover in your life!




Just One More Chapter Throw Pillow Cover

This pillowcase cover makes is the perfect accessory for your favorite book nook and has a side zipper so it can easily be removed for washing or to be placed on your favorite squishy pillow.




Reading Lamps



Bedside Book Light

This book lamp can be set on your bedside table or even clipped to your headboard.

It is a bit of a larger book lamp and can’t be clipped right to your book but it has a powerful light, perfect for staying up way past your bedtime to read just one more chapter.




Book Clip Book Light

This book light easily fits on your favorite novel and is much lighter in weight while still having a powerful light!





Rechargeable Book Light

This book light clips perfectly to your books and even your tablet or kindle and is another lightweight option.

The really fun thing about this book light is that is has a rechargeable battery so you don’t have to replace it every few months and search for those batteries you forgot you never buy.



Reading on the Go


Audible Subscription

Audible is a monthly subscription service that gives you access to over 425,000 audiobooks all at a discounted price.

Audible is perfect for the person on the go, all you need is your phone and headphones and you can read anywhere!

Audible allows you to learn a new skill through audiobooks while you’re in traffic on your way to work, you can get lost in your favorite mysteries all while doing the dishes or mundane tasks or you can some alone time with a romance novel.

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  1. Did you make this list for me?! This is awesome! I really want that book hangover sweater. So incredibly true! Thanks for all the awesome gift ideas ♡.

    1. TwoCraftyGals says:

      Thank you so much, Sara! I’m so glad you enjoyed my book lovers gift guide! I know, that sweatshirt is amazing and so so true. Thanks for stopping by and taking the time to comment!

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