I know it is early, but with the entire month of December's discussions scheduled for year in review, I wanted to ask now: What books are you buying for people this holiday season?
If you read this blog AND participate in the Monday Discussion, I know you are a book lover. And, us book lovers love to give books to people.
So, share your ideas here, or use the discussion to get new ideas. I will start. For all of the adult readers on my list I am giving Before I Go to Sleep by S. J. Watson. This is a great, thrilling, and suspenseful story with little sex and violence. I will have a full review soon, but it is my go-to holiday book gift. I have already told my Dad to buy it for my Mom. It is also on many year-end best lists and is a Berwyn Staff favorite.
I will also be gifting the new Shel Silverstein poetry collection Every Thing On It and Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick to families on my list, including my own.
Finally, I would like to remind people to support their local book store when making their book purchases. I am splitting my purchases between my children's school book sale and The Book Table in Oak Park.
So what books are you planning to gift this season?
Past Monday Discussions can be followed here.
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