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17 Great Gifts For Book Lovers

Often when we ask somebody what they want for Christmas they just say "buy me a nice book," as if that makes things easier!

This list is full of new and exciting books of all types that your favorite bookworm won't be able to put down,  as well as some gadgets and gifts they're guaranteed to love.

Portable Book Light - $8.85

True book lovers know the pain of eye strain the morning after an all night reading session. These trusty book lights will help you cram in one last chapter before bed.

Atlas Obscura - $17.50

Atlas Obscura began as a website highlighting offbeat and interesting travel destinations. This book is perfect for someone who likes to venture off the beaten path.

Secret Path - $26.99

A combination of a digital album by The Tragically Hip's Gord Downie and a graphic novel by Canadian artist Jeff Lemire, Secret Path tells the harrowing story of First Nations children in Canada's residential schools.

Jump - $18.04

Steve Harvey is the man of the moment; he's currently hosting eight different TV shows including a popular daytime talk show. In his new book he explores his philosophy on life and success.

Moleskine Notebook - $14.95

Loved by notebook geeks around the world, the Moleskine is the go-to gift for anyone who wants to get their life on track.

Night School - A Jack Reacher Novel - $16.11

Lee Child's Jack Reacher character and his adventures span across more than 20 novels, short stories, and novellas. Action fans will fall in love with this latest installment.

Settle For More - $17.99

Love her or hate her Megyn Kelly has been at the center of this year's election drama. In Settle for More, the anchor reflects on her values and the experiences that shaped her career.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - $14.99

If you love the Harry Potter series chances are you'll get a kick out of this return to his world set in New York in the 1920s.  

Step Aside Pops - $8.89

This collection of Kate Beaton's webcomic "Hark! a Vagrant" whips together historical figures, literary characters, and a dash of potty humor.

Love You Forever  - $4.95

If you've ever read this classic you know why it's beloved by children and adults alike. If not, this holiday season is a perfect time to discover it.

Kindle Paperwhite - $139.99

Even Kindle users might want to upgrade to the Paperwhite, which boasts a higher resolution than the original and built-in adjustable light.

Swing Time - $33.00

Moving from West Africa to the suburbs of London, this story of friendship and discovery by the author of White Teeth is perfect for readers who want to step out of their comfort zone.

The Girl on the Train - $23.50

Before this thriller was a hit film, Paula Hawkins' book earned rave reviews for its shocking and engrossing narrative.

99: Stories of the Game - $23.40

We all know someone who won't read a book unless it's got a pro athlete on the cover. Give them this new history of the NHL's most exciting moments by The Great One, Wayne Gretzky.

Complete Calvin and Hobbes - $57.84

More than 20 years after Bill Watterson's comic strip ended, his fans still insist that nothing even comes close to matching Calvin and Hobbes whimsical brilliance.

The Heart Goes Last - $6.99

Both tragic and darkly funny, Margaret Atwood's latest novel plays with themes of life and liberty like only she can.

When Breath Becomes Air - $15.00

Dying of lung cancer, neurosurgeon Paul Kalanithi began to chronicle his last days. The result, When Breath Becomes Air, is a unique look at how one man finds meaning in the end of his life.

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