Whether you will be spending this Valentine’s Day with your beloved bookworm or enjoying a blind date with a book, a small token of affection would not go amiss.
From modest literary gifts to lavish statement pieces, we have compiled a list of thoughtful Valentine’s Day gifts that will put a smile on any book lover’s face.
Horror Fiction Bookmark
Surprise your bookworm sweetheart with this unique selection of bookmarks, which are guaranteed to enhance their reading experience. Made of resin, these bookmarks are incredible durable and will appeal to any horror fiction fan.Buy it on Amazon
These cute bookmarks come in six different styles and sizes. Lightweight and durable, they are made of paper and soft magnets, which securely mark the page without damaging it. Unique and durable, these magnetic bookmarks will be a welcome addition to any book lover’s arsenal of accessories.Buy it on Amazon
These T-Shirts have been designed with readers in mind, featuring iconic book cover artwork and literary references to delight bookworms of all ages. Made from a blend of soft, durable and breathable Cotton, these tees feel just as good as they look, and stand up to everyday wear.Buy it on Amazon
From alternative masters Nemesis Now, this bronzed set of bookends would make the perfect addition to the office of any technologically-minded necromancer! Staring straight ahead, this skull is formed from layers of riveted metal, covered in pipes, gauges, gears and screws. Below the cranium, a set of mechanically enhanced tenacles is attached, gripping to the metallic surface below. Cast in high-quality resin before being finished in a brassy bronze, this set of bookends would make a fantastic gift for any Steampunk scientist!Buy it on Amazon
Edgar Allan Poe Candle
For all of the bibliophiles in your life Paddywax presents the Library Collection. Pairing favorite quotes with exquisite fragrances, a homage is paid to the literary greats. Impeccably packaged in a gift box adorned with Edgar Allan Poe’s photo, bio and copper foil stamped labels, this is the ideal gift for lovers of fine literature. The candle fragrance is a blend of custom notes of Cardamom, Absinthe and Sandalwood, designed to evoke the spirit of the most controversial author of gothic horror.Buy it on Amazon
Good Luck Shakespeare Socks
Adorn thine toes with artful cloth o’ most excellent fancy and thrust greatness upon thine foot. Make these funky socks for book lovers thine choice and thou might’st be inspired to don a frilled neck ruff and begin treading the boards.Buy it on Amazon
The Mysterious Bookcase
Choose your favourite genre or leave it as a complete surprise! This mystery book has been carefully handpicked, wrapped in recyclable brown paper and is decorated with dark academia style stickers and stamps. This gift comes with a free luxury chocolate bar and a premium teabag making this a perfect treat for your favourite book lover. Every book package also contains ‘The Mysterious Bookcase’ bookmark, which has ‘to be read’ checklist on the back to help keep track of your reading list.Buy it on Etsy
Delight a book lover with a cozy ceramic mug with the snarky statement “Bookmarks Are For Quitters.” It’s the perfect sentiment for someone who loves to cuddle up with a book and power through to the last page. This book nerd gift is great for book lovers, men or women.Buy it on Amazon
Book-Themed Tote Bag
Ideal for fans of Bram Stoker’s classic horror novel, this dramatic Dracula Book tote bag features Dracula’s castle silhouetted against a full moon on the front. An isolated atmospheric tree is depicted on the back with a quote from the book “Listen to them, the children of the night, what music they make!” Its unique design makes it the perfect tote bag to spark up a conversation.Buy it on Amazon
This ideal little present is guaranteed to impress that special someone in your life who loves tea and literature! All the literary greats are presented in a high quality small round tin with clear lid, labelled to the top with distinctive black and white book design, with the quote from each individual author, poet or playwright. The tins are filled with a literary blend of loose leaf tea, each carefully selected blend reflects the nature of the individual author or poet and makes a perfect gift.Buy it on Etsy
Walnut Thumb Book Holder
Treat your sweetheart bookworm to these romantic book page holders and transform their reading experience forever. Their smooth and ergonomic design takes the strain off the fingers and wrists, helping the reader to easily keep the book open with one hand. Made of quality walnut wood, this professionally polished heart-shaped page holder feels silky-soft against the skin. Practical and versatile, this gift will become a trusted companion for any bibliophile.Buy it on Amazon
Digital Reading Journal
This Digital Reading Journal & Book Tracker will help your beloved bookworms keep track of all the books they read throughout the year. It also allows to review books they have read and are currently reading, as well as review book series’, make a list of their favourite quotes and set reading challenges. And, if that was not enough to persuade you, it can store up to 1200 books!
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