The best gifts for the bookworm in your life

Our guide to the best gifts for avid readers

Woman reading a book on a bed

by William Lobley |

We all know a bookworm and in theory, they should be the easiest people in the world to buy gifts for. We say ‘should’ because, in an ideal world, we’d simply buy them a new book. But they already have a reading list longer than 'War and Peace'. That leaves us looking for something book-related, which is a little trickier to get right.

To help you find the best gift for the bookworm in your life, we’ve created this very gift guide. Below, you’ll find a list of products that are going to please any budding reader. There’s everything: classic picks (like reading lights and customisable bookmarks), personalised books stamps and even the best e-readers.

Here are the best gifts for bookworms:

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Go paperless this year with a Kindle e-reader

There was a time when e-readers were heavy and ugly, with screens that reflected even the faintest of lights and batteries that could barely last a paragraph.

Thankfully, these times are long gone.

The Amazon Kindle range is made up of impressive and simple to use devices, capable of powering even avid readers weeks on one battery charge and carrying thousands of books. Screens have lost their glare, and other user-friendly features have been developed to make accessing books easier than ever before.

If you’re looking to treat a bookworm, it's worth considering a Kindle e-reader.

Here’s a quick guide to the range:

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