If you want to gift something special to someone who is a true definition of a bibliophile but don’t want to reach out for just another book from Oprah’s book club- which she probably already owns- then here are some exciting gift ideas she will find just as riveting as her latest read.
Here are some amazing Christmas gift ideas for teenage girls and women that love to read. These 33 gift ideas will resonate with the book lover and will be cherished for years to come.
Inexpensive Book Lover Gifts for Her (Under $20)
Here are some inexpensive gift ideas inspired by her love for reading that are just under $20. Affordable, but not cheap, she will really enjoy using these in her every day life.
In this guide, you will find plenty of exciting ideas for teenagers who are just starting out with their hobby and also, matured readers.
1. Book Tracker for The Year
Planning to buy her a new year gift? Here is an out of the ordinary bookmark which doubles as Book Tracker.
It has enough space so she can write the names of the books she wants to read on the book spine in the marker.
A clever gift that will make it so much easier to track her reading progress.
2. Loose Tea Leaf Tin
Anyone who is a fan of Shakespeare’s works would jump with joy upon receiving this loose tea tin. The tea is infused with rose petals to mark the entrance to the garden where Mad Hatter had his tea time.
I love that the book lover can use the tin for storage once she is done with the tea.
3. Dainty Bracelet
A Harry Potter inspired bracelet she would love to wear all the time. A delicate design that will catch attention and get her a ton of compliments every time she wears it.
4. Coloring Book
A coloring book she will find just as soothing and immersive, as their favorite read.
The design is very well detailed and includes quotes from the author and her works.
5. Book Like Jewelry Organizer
A clever book-shaped jewelry organizer that is both, beautiful and functional. It can hold a lot of jewelry items like earrings, necklaces, and rings.
The perfect gift for any girl or women, who loves to read.
6. Bedside Storage Organizer
Is the bedroom their favorite place to read? Many bibliophiles love to read a chapter or two or half a book before bedtime or have multiple books on their bedside table.
A sturdy bedside organizer will keep their bedside table looking clutter-free and their reading area neat.
7. Tote Bag to Carry Books
A canvas tote bag can be used to carry groceries or haul books to the beach, library, school, park, etc.
I also recommend checking out these handmade bags, below, made from cotton canvas fabric. The simpler design is complemented by a lovely handle design. It comes in many colors, all soothing to the eyes.
8. Coffee Mug
A mug that can give them company during reading time and their morning coffee.
The Edgar Allan Poe mug includes words and images from his famous works which makes every side of mug interesting.
Just another chapter mug is another great find if you are looking to gift them a coffee mug.
9. A Literary Cocktail Book
If you are on the lookout for a cheap but exciting gift for your book club ladies then here is a Shakespeare inspired cocktail book that will be an instant hit with everyone.
I love the quirky names for each cocktail, that is inspired by characters and situations from Shakespeare’s books.
A great way for a bookworm to wind up their day with a cocktail reminding them of all the plot twists and characters from Shakespeare’s novels.
10. Throw Pillow for the Reading Corner
A throw pillow for their reading room or their cozy reading corner that will always make them chuckle a little every time she sees it.
‘I have too many books’ pillow is a dose of humor with a pinch of truth. Truly, can a book lover ever have enough books!
11. Flex Reading Light
A reading accessory he or she would appreciate, especially, if she is prone to losing track of time reading late into the night.
With this cute book light she can read comfortably at night without bothering others. Good to look at, and sturdy, this is a great stocking stuffer!
12. Kindle Case
For the ones who have really come to appreciate the ease of reading and collecting books on Kindle over paperbacks.
A new cover for their Kindle this Christmas will bring a big smile to their face especially a cover that reminds them of their favorite place in the world- a library!
13. Eye-Catching Pendant
This locket charm is hand stamped with the initial of your choice and yes, it does open up, just like a book.
It comes in different metal colors. So gorgeous the recipient will love wearing it.
14. Funny Book Inspired Coasters
Did she just move to a new house? The coasters will be adored by all visitors, and not just the ones who adore books.
The combination of great workmanship and funny take on famous titles will have every one do a double take and then burst out laughing.
My favorites are – Moby Drink, Gone With The Wine and The last of Mojitos.
It is impossible not to laugh at these funny coasters!
15. An Extraordinary Book for Their Collection
Ok, so you weren’t planning on giving them yet another book, but hear me out! This book is not JUST another novel, thriller, etc.
The unique genre will be a wonderful addition to their growing collection. It is a whopping 704 pages full of captivating information that anyone with a curious mind will greatly enjoy.
16. Quotes From Jane Austen
If you think this might be right up their alley A collection of quips and words of wisdom from Jane Austen’s novel, for the author always knew what to say.
The pocket-sized book is easy to carry in a bag and can be enjoyed in the outdoors just as easily as indoors. , don’t be hesitant to give it only because it is just another book.
17. Spoon She Will Love
Another clever idea that takes a mundane object like a spoon to another level. You can include this spoon with the coffee mug to make a complete set so she can use the mug for more than just coffee… like enjoying mug cakes, ice cream, etc.
The spoon is such a surprising gift that makes for a wonderful surprise fit for the Christmas morning breakfast.
18. Magnetic Poetry Kit
The set contains over 200 magnetic tiles that will have anyone and everyone trying to put the pieces together to form poetry… and even some ridiculously hilarious sentences.
They can stick them to the refrigerator or to any desired metal surface. A fun gift entire family can enjoy.
19. One for the LOTR Fan
A memorable gift for a J.R.R Tolkien fan, or anyone who loves the ‘Lord Of The Rings’. The LOTR inspired pendant is hand stamped and comes with a chain, ready to wear for the recipient.
She would never want to take this necklace off!
20. Jane Austen Pouch
Another great find for the Austen fan.
The zipper pouch is inspired by her famous books. It is big enough to carry all the small little things that otherwise get lost in the big purse.
A great conversation starter, she will get a lot of compliments on it.
21. Library Design Tumbler
Now she can carry a cup of hot coffee/ tea to the library, park, beach, etc., to have a relaxing time outdoors with a book in their hand.
Yes! it is a coffee tumbler.
Luxury Gifts for Women Who Are True Bibliophiles
Here are some exceptional gift ideas for women who are passionate about books. These luxurious ideas will not complement her hobby, but also fill her space with incredible finds.
22. Beauty & The Beast Poster
It is not the size and cost of the item, but the feelings it inspires that makes it worth gifting.
A classic poster of Belle reading will be a wonderful addition to their reading space.
23. Literary Humor Hoodie
A seriously funny hoodie that will make anyone laugh out loud or at least turn several heads at the library. She would love to flaunt this hoodie every chance she gets.
You might have to buy more than just one for them, which is fine, because it comes in so many other colors! yay!.
24. Game Of Thrones Bookend
A favorite with book lovers and TV watchers alike, there really isn’t anyone that does not share an appreciation for Game Of Thrones.
For the fan who has read every page of the series and can’t stop talking about it, this bookend gift will earn you praises.
25. Whimsical Cook Book
Inspired by food featured in Jane Austen’s novel, the recipes in the book are contemporary versions of the actual recipes from the time the books were written.
This Christmas gift will really make them jump up in excitement, especially if she loves to cook as well!
26. Hogwarts Fan Purse
There are many bags inspired from Harry Potter, but this designer Hogwarts bag has enough space to carry the essentials. The bag looks expensive and well made, great for adults.
The purse comes in different colors for different houses of Hogwarts, and they all look good.
It is a tough choice to make between all the different colors but if you know which house she relates to the most, then it is an easy pick.
27. Book Design Vase
The book inspired vase or utensil holder will look beautiful on their kitchen counter just as much as it will look great on their desk or mantel.
The exquisite bibliophile vase comes in three different colors with an Oscar Wilde quote in the back, that says- “With freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy?”
The picture does not do justice to this vase!
28. Hermione’s Time-Turner Necklace
The famous time turner necklace is a piece of memorabilia that any Hermione fan will instantly recognize.
It looks just as beautiful when worn as it does in the case it comes in.
The necklace reads one of the most famous lines from the book that every fan remembers.
“I mark the hours, everyone, nor have I yet outrun the Sun. My use and value, unto you, are gauged by what you have to do.”
Need more Harry Potter inspired gift ideas? Check out these Harry Potter inspired gifts for the grown-up fan
29. Literary Gloves For Bookworms
The literary gloves are a great Christmas gift for those who love to read. Much more than just a novelty item, the recipient can wear these as she flips through the pages of her -yet another- favorite book!
30. Infinity Scarf
A literary scarf inspired by words from Maya Angelou. It features context from her classic “still I rise”.
The luxurious infinity style scarf is made from 100% cotton. Great as a thank you gift for a literary professor, school teacher, librarian, etc.
The best part is it will be appreciated by women of all ages.
31. Wrap Them in The World of Books
The quilted library book throw is a blanket everyone who loves books needs in life. She can literally wrap themselves in the world of books as she sits down to read.
The book blanket throw will look great laying on a sofa or hanging on top of a reading chair.
If you need some affordable stocking stuffer ideas for someone who loves to read, check out these inexpensive stocking stuffer for bookworms they actually need in their life.
32. Folding Book Lamp
The magical folding lamp is a gift with a big wow factor. If you thought you couldn’t surprise your booklover with a gift that will make their jaw drop then you haven’t looked at this lamp yet!
The portable folding lamp is USB rechargeable, can be folded to a 360 degree angle, waterproof and tear resistant.
It can be used as a desk lamp, night lamp and even outdoors! It is a must-see gift idea.
33. Ottoman Full of Words
I saved the most unique one for the last.
The sturdy fabric ottoman bench will make an exciting addition to her living room, bedroom, reading corner, etc. The antique style fabric upholstery really adds to its looks.
It looks expensive, but it is an affordable piece of furniture that costs under $100, and will last her a lifetime.
She can use the bench for storage, and also as an expression of their love for written words!