Category: Bookish Gifts

Christmas Gift Guide For Book Lovers

Christmas Gift Guide For Book Lovers

Every year I do a wee post with some Christmas gift ideas for book lovers. I know it’s still mid-November and some of you might not be thinking about the holiday season yet, but at least one of the items I’m going to recommend is limited in quantity so I thought it best to get […]

Posted November 16, 2017


Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas Gift Guide

I’m somewhat late with my gift guide this year, but it’s finally here! Hopefully, this will help you out if you are struggling for those last minute gift ideas. I have some fab ideas to share with you, to suit a range of budgets! For the book lover… I think signed books make a great […]

Posted December 14, 2016


Roundup: UK Book Subscription Boxes

Roundup: UK Book Subscription Boxes

I was recently discussing bookish subscription boxes with a friend. There seem to be loads available these days, but many of them are based internationally and so the shipping costs are prohibitive (for me at least). So while I was browsing book subscriptions boxes in the UK, I figured I’d put together a wee list in case […]

Posted June 9, 2016


Christmas Gift Ideas – Signed Books

Christmas Gift Ideas – Signed Books

In my last post I talked about supporting independent bookshops by ordering online through hive.co.uk. It may seem like this post contradicts that one BUT stay with me. I love to gift (and to receive) signed books. Being housebound, I have to source signed books online – I actually did a whole post about it […]

Posted November 26, 2015


Christmas Shopping: Supporting Independent Bookshops

Christmas Shopping: Supporting Independent Bookshops

It’s that time of year again – Christmas shopping. If you’re anything like me you like to buy books as gifts. The thing is that I am housebound so I can’t get out to do my shopping in independent bookshops and, naturally, I want to support them as much as possible. Well this year I’ve […]

Posted November 21, 2015


Where To Find Signed Copies Online

Where To Find Signed Copies Online

Being housebound, I don’t get to any author events or book signings. Like many bookworms though I like to get my paws on signed copies of books by my favourite authors. So today I thought I’d share with you the places I check regularly online for new signed copies. These are all UK based stores, […]

Posted August 29, 2015


Gift Wrap for Books

Gift Wrap for Books

I’m pretty sure I’m not alone in this…I love to give books as gifts! I put a lot of thought into what books my friends and family would like, and genuinely can’t wait to hear their thoughts upon reading them. The thing is though, when you give someone a book as a gift, they know […]

Posted August 22, 2015


Bagabook Tote Bag Review & Giveaway (INTL)

Bagabook Tote Bag Review & Giveaway (INTL)

Back in March (yes, it really was that long ago!) we shared the magnificent Bagabook with you. Bagabook have added some brand new products to their range and we have been lucky enough to receive one of them to review. What’s more Bagabook are giving YOU the chance to win one for yourself so keep […]

Posted October 30, 2014