Today is Sunday, December 22, 2013. If we were having a literal countdown of the “Twelve days of Christmas” song, we would receive “three French hens” today.
There are only three days until Christmas!
Here is a gift guide for some of the book-lovers on your list:
For Kids and Young Adults:
Dewdney: Llama Llama and the Bully Goat
A book about identifying and forgiving bullies.
Dahl: Roald Dahl 15-book box set
The classics you grew up with, all in one place. A great gift for kids and adults.
Another great book by Eric Carle—this one focuses on the power of friendship.
Your favorite little girls in two straight lines.
Pilkey: The New Captain Underpants Collection
Perfect for kids who are stubborn when it comes to reading. These books are sure to get them reading—and laughing.
Montgomery: The Complete Anne of Green Gables Set
A must-read for young ladies. I cannot recommend these books enough.
Herriot: The Complete Box Set by James Herriot
James Herriot, a veterinary surgeon, writes about his animal adventures in Yorkshire England before, during, and after WWII. You’ll laugh, cry, and love these books.
Roth: Divergent Series Complete Box Set
A fresh, compelling twist on the popular “dystopia” theme.
Gladwell: David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
Another thought-provoking book by Malcolm Gladwell.
Higashida: The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism
A fascinating journey with teenager, Naoki, as he explains autism in his own words.
Stein: The Art of Racing in the Rain
A touching book told from the canine perspective.
Martin: A Game of Thrones 5-Book Boxed Set
It’s not just for young adults–read the books that everyone is talking about.
Ambrose: Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normany to Hitler’s Eagle’s Nest
An amazing story of American courage during WWII.
Hirsi Ali: Infidel
A gripping, eye-opening autobiography of a courageous woman who fought back against tradition.